Jane Johnson's Maskmaker wins Warwickshire Junior Book Award 2011
July 08, 2011
, by Jane Johnson
, has won the Warwickshire Junior Book Award 2011. The award is judged by pupils in years 5 and 6 from a shortlist of the most exciting books for their age group published in 2010. The winning book must, quite simply, be a ‘great read’.
balances magic and reality as we follow the hero Jamie through a perilous journey through the deserts of Africa, the frozen glaciers of Greenland and the Great Wall of China, with only a talking cat to help him.