roald dahl funny prize shortlist

Here’s the list, and I have to admit, I haven’t read any of them:

The shortlist for children aged six and under:
Stick Man by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler
Elephant Wellyphant by Nick Sharratt
The Great Paper Caper by Oliver Jeffers
The Witch’s Children Go to School by Ursula Jones, illustrated by Russell Ayto
There’s an Ouch in My Pouch! by Jeanne Willis, illustrated by Garry Parsons
Manfred the Baddie by John Fardell

The shortlist for children aged seven to fourteen:
Mr Gum and the Dancing Bear by Andy Stanton, illustrated by David Tazzyman
Paddington Here and Now by Michael Bond, illustrated by RW Alley
Stop in the Name of Pants! by Louise Rennison
Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce
Aliens Don’t Eat Dog Food by Dinah Capparucci
Urgum and the Goo Goo Bah! By Kjartan Poskitt, illustrated by Philip Reeve


2 thoughts on “roald dahl funny prize shortlist

  1. I looked into it farther and some of them haven’t even been published in this country! I’m going to try to find them too, but who knows if they are at my local library.

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