Nominations are made by members of CILIP, the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals. Up to 2 titles can be nominated for one or both awards by CILIP members.
The winners of the 2016 CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Medals and inaugural Amnesty CILIP Honours have been announced.
CILIP and Amnesty International UK are pleased to be working in partnership to raise awareness of human rights. We will help children, teachers and librarians to better understand our freedoms through the outstanding books shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals
Explore all the past Carnegie and Greenaway winners
Our successful Shadowing scheme engages thousands of children and young people in reading the books on the shortlist every year.
The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals are the UK's oldest and most prestigious children's book awards. Often described by authors and illustrators as 'the one they want to win', the are the gold standard in children's literature.
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