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The People Awards

Ana Albero Ms. Lily Murray

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Frances Lincoln Publisher
25 July 2018
ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK ----- One of the trends in children's nonfiction at the moment celebrates diversity, achievement and inspiration. This book takes the form of an award ceremony for a wide range of abilities, fifty in all. A random selection includes The Intrepid Explorer Award for Roald Amundsen; The Most-Loved Diary Award to Anne Frank; The Never Give Up Award for Vincent Lingiari; The Lost Love Poems Award to Sappho. There's a timeline at the back to place all the various people in context, a double spread for most of the awardees with a potted biography and a direct quote that encapsulates their philosophy of life, and colourful simple illustrations. Primary aged readers. Lindy Jones

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Featuring a truly diverse range of people from all over the world and all walks of life - including Donald Bradman and Vincent Lingiari. This stunning book is a wonderful and inspiring introduction to biography for children.

Welcome to the People Awards! The ceremony is about to begin.

Who will win the Best Hat award? Who will be named Bad-Tempered Musical Genius? Who gets the Stand Up For What You Believe In prize?

A celebration of 50 famous people from around the world who made history and changed the world for the better, with stunning art from award-winning artist Ana Albero.Featuring a truly diverse range of people from all over the world and all walks of life - including Donald Bradman and Vincent Lingiari. This stunning book is a wonderful and inspiring introduction to biography for children.

Welcome to the People Awards! The ceremony is about to begin.

Who will win the Best Hat award? Who will be named Bad-Tempered Musical Genius? Who gets the Stand Up For What You Believe In prize?

A celebration of 50 famous people from around the world who made history and changed the world for the better, with stunning art from award-winning artist Ana Albero.
By:   Ms. Lily Murray
Illustrated by:   Ana Albero
Imprint:   Frances Lincoln Publisher
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 276mm,  Width: 235mm, 
ISBN:   9781786030634
ISBN 10:   1786030632
Pages:   80
Publication Date:   25 July 2018
Recommended Age:   From 7 to 11 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  English as a second language
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

ANA ALBERO was born in Alicante, Spain. She studied Visual Communication at the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, and illustration at the University of the Arts Berlin. She is now based in Berlin, where she works primarily in graphite and coloured pencil creating vibrant textured images inspired by old pictures and movies. LILY MURRAY is a freelance writer who has been writing and editing children's books for over 15 years. She studied English Literature at university and now lives in a cottage on the edge of some woods with two children, a heroic dog and a strange assortment of other animals. She enjoys walking, reading and trips to London on the slightest excuse.

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