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October 3, 2017

Your Young People’s Comic Awards Short List

imageThe Thought Bubble Young People's Comic Awards shortlist has been released. The program has in the past run in conjunction with the British Comic Awards, but those will not take place in 2017.

The shortlist is:

* The Legend Of La Mariposa, James Lawrence (self-published);
* Hilda And The Stone Forest, Luke Pearson (Nobrow Press);
* Good Dog, Bad Dog, Dave Shelton (David Fickling Books);
* Bunny Vs. Monkey Book 4, Jamie Smart (David Fickling Books);
* Arthur And The Golden Rope, Joe Todd-Stanton (Nobrow Press)

Judges were Abby Bulmer, Nadia Shireen, David Monteith, Tom Oldham and Woodrow Phoenix.

The nominated books are sent to schools and reading groups where they are processed and voted for by actual young people. The PR notes that most of the participating groups are in and around Leeds.

Winners will be announced in December.
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