Winners & Finalists 2011/2012


In Restoration by Valerie Thornhill Published by Austin & Macauley


Behind the Rainbow  by Johan Bakker Published by Omnibus Press / Music Sales Ltd


The Fearsome Beastie by Giles Paley-Phillips Published by Maverick Arts Publishing Ltd

TPBP Beryl Bainbridge Award for a First Time Author

Revenge of the Thirteen by Daphne Fong (child prodigy) Published by Local Legend Publishing

TPBP Best Achievement Prize

Calling London by David Cohen Published by Evening Standard Ltd


Finalists for Spring 2012 (March, April, May)
The Waste Land by Simon Acland published by Charlwood Books
The Mumper by Mark Baxter and Paolo Hewitt published by Phoenix Fiction – The Orion Publishing Company
Two Little Dicky Birds  by Neal James published by Pneuma Springs Publishing

Non Fiction:
Angels, Dragons and Vultures by Simon Acland published by Nicholas Brealey Publishing
Behind the Rainbow by Johan Baker published by Omnibus Press / Music Sales Ltd
The Green Teen Cookbook  by Laurane Marchive (editor) published by Aurora Metro Press

TOR Assassin Hunter by Billy Bob Buttons published by The Wishing Shelf Press
The Misadventures of Chico Chugg by Janet Roberts published by Olympia Publishers
Ninja Nan and Sidekick Grandad by Annaliese Matherton published by Mauve Square Publishing

Finalists for Winter 2011 (December, January, February)
Seven Days to Tell You by Ruby Soames published by Hookline Books
Rogue Command by A J Marshall  published by MPress Books Ltd
Rules of the Road by Mike Manson published by Tangent Books

Non Fiction:
Re-solving the Economic Puzzle by Walter Rybeck published by  Shepheard-Walwyn (Publishers) Ltd
101 Days to Make a Change by Roy Leighton, Emma Kilbey and Kristina Bill published by Crown House Publishing Limited
Life Behind Bars by Kate McGregor and Linda Tweedie published by Fledgling Press Ltd

The Fearsome Beastie by Giles Paley-Phillips published by
 Maverick Arts Publishing Ltd
Ralph is (not) a Spy by Corinne V. Davies published byRocket-Mind Publications Ltd
Klutzymatosis by Paul Laszlo published byUrbantopia Books

Finalists  for Autumn 2011 (September, October, November)
Postcards from the Heart by Ella Griffin published by The Orion Publishing Group Limited
The Darkest Walk  by Malcolm Archibald  published by Fledgling Press Ltd
Into The Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes published by Myriad Editions 

Non Fiction:
This Life of Grace by John Symons published by Shepheard-Walwyn (Publishers) Ltd
Be Silent or Be Killed by Roger Hunt published by Luath Press Ltd
Older? Yes. Old? Never! by Peter Carvellpublished by Delancey Press

Traces by Sue Hampton published by Pegasus Elliot Mackenzie Publishers Ltd
Pandamonium by Dan Crisp published by Top That! Publishing
Monkey King’s Revenge  by Oliver Eade published by Delancey Press

Finalists for Summer 2011 (June, July, August 2011)
In Restoration 
by Valerie Thornhill published by Austin & Macauley
Edinburgh Cuckoos by Wentworth M Johnson published by Local Legend Publishing
Perfect Architect by Jayne Joso published by Alcemi

Non Fiction:
Hoodwinking Churchill 
by Peter Batty published by  Shepheard-Walwyn (Publishers) Ltd
A Work of Heart 
 by  Jay Atkinson published by Local Legend Publishing
Any Day Now : David Bowie the London Years (1947-1974) by Kevin Cann published by Adelita Ltd

Revenge of the Thirteen by Daphne Fong (child prodigy) published by Local Legend Publishing
Black Dog Dream Dog by Michele Superle published by Tradewind Books c/o Turnaround Publisher Services LTD
My Soul to Keep 
by Rachel Vincent published by MIRA Books