Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Nominated for Independent Bookseller Award

Oct 29, 2008

Posted by: SueTLC


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows has been nominated for the Independent Bookseller Book Prize in the Children’s book category. The Times reports the winner of this award, “given to
the writer of the book most enjoyed by customers of specialist bookshops
across the UK,” will be announced on Friday.

Along with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling, other books nominated include:

  • Horrid Henry and the Abominable Snowman by Francesca Simon
  • Young Bond: Hurricane Gold by Charlie Higso
  • Charlie & Lola: I’m Really Ever Not So Well by Charlie Higson
  • The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
  • Mr. Gum and the Power Crystals by Andy Stanton and David Tazzyman
  • Paddington Here and Now by Michael Bond
  • Skulduggery Pleasant: Playing with Fire by Derek Landy
  • The Sleepwalker : (CHERUB) by Robert Muchamore
  • Snakehead by Anthony Horowitz

The Leaky Cauldron is not associated with J.K. Rowling, Warner Bros., or any of the individuals or companies associated with producing and publishing Harry Potter books and films.