Mr Ripley's Enchanted Books: Children's Best Book Cover Illustration Competition - Round 4 - 2022/23

 HELLO Everybody! It's a big MASSIVE and warm welcome to the 13th annual Children's Book Cover Competition (check out the previous winner's HERE). This year we are looking again to find your favourite book cover for 2022/2023. We do this to support the creative unsung heroes of the children's book world; the illustrators and the brilliant creative teams behind all the books we love. Please share this exciting adventure with your friends and followers on social media. Everyone is welcome to vote so share the FUN with others. 

Mr. Ripley's Enchanted Book Cover Competition Rules 

There will be five weekly heats; each with six books to vote for. Although there will be 7 book covers in the final to vote for. All heat winners will make the grand final plus two book covers as the highest runners-up from all the heats. 

ROUND ONE WINNER: Jo Clarke - Libby and the Highland Heist - Published by Firefly Press (19 Jan. 2023) - Illustrated by Becka Moor.

ROUND TWO WINNER: Eve McDonnell - The Chestnut Roaster - Published by Everything with Words (27 Oct. 2022) - Book Cover Illustrated by Holly Ovenden. 

ROUND THREE WINNER:  Andy Sagar - Yesterday Crumb and the Teapot Chaos - Book Published by Orion Children's Books (16 Mar. 2023) - Book Cover Illustrated by MARINE GOSSELIN/Jen Alliston

Each week you vote you will be in with a chance to win an exciting prize. 

This week's prize is a £10 National Book Token + David Farr - The Book of Stolen Dreamsbar and a bar of chocolate. 

If you are interested all you need to do is:
  • Vote for your favourite book cover using the poll HERE  (or at the bottom of the post)
  • Leave a comment through this post/poll or see pinned Tweet for more details on @Enchantedbooks
  • This poll will end on the Monday 28th of November 2022 at Midnight (UK). 

Have fun and share with the world through Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Watch the voting develop, and wait to hear whether you've won (once the poll has closed).

Here are the six brilliant book covers to vote for this week: 

BOOK ONE: Ruth Lauren - Tourmaline and the Island of Elsewhere - Published by Stripes Publishing (2 Mar. 2023) - Book Cover Illustrated by Sharon King-Chai/Pip Johnson - VOTE HERE Or Below. 

BOOK TWO: Sally Doherty - Toby and the Wizards of Wildhaven - Published by Soaring Skies Publishing ( 31 Mar. 2023) - Book Cover Illustrated by Sarah Jane Docker - VOTE HERE  or Below. 

BOOK THREE: H.S. Norup - Into the Faerie Hill - Published by Pushkin Children's Books (2 Mar. 2023) - Book Cover Illustrated by Thy Bui - VOTE HERE or Below.

BOOK FOUR: Hannah Foley - The Tiger Who Sleeps Under MY Chair - Published by Zephyr (2 Feb. 2023) - Book Cover Illustrated by Lucy Rose - VOTE HERE or Below.

BOOK FIVE: Levi Pinfold - Paradise Sands: A Story of Enchantment - Published by Walker Studio (3 Nov. 2022) - Book Cover Illustrated by Levi Pinfold - VOTE HERE  or Below. 

BOOK SIX: NANCY TANDON - The Ghost of Spruce Point - Published by Aladdin Paperbacks (2 Aug. 2022) - Book cover Illustrated by Kristina Kister - VOTE HERE  or Below. 

Happy VOTING! 


Kathy said…
Another amazing set of book covers but Into the Faerie Hill does it foe me����
Test said…
I've noticed that even Young Adult books are trending more towards a cartoonish style of illustration. Interesting how things go in and out of fashion! And hooray for being around for so many years!
Pagecrawler said…
Great covers again It’s always so difficult to choose!