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THE CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL
Nominations for 2018

Also see the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal nominations


Ainsworth, Eve.  Damage
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407164298

Almond, David (author) Smith, Alex, T. (illustrator).  The Tale of Angelino Brown
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406358070

Anholt, Laurence.  The Hypnotist
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552573450

Bain Murphy, Emily.  The Disappearances
Publisher: Pushkin Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781782691495

Barnard, Sara.  A Quiet Kind of Thunder
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509810987

Barr, Emily.  The One Memory of Flora Banks
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780141368511

Barter, Catherine.  Troublemakers
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783445240

Beauvais, Clémentine (author and translator).  Piglettes
Publisher: Pushkin Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781782691204

Bergin, Virginia.  Who Runs the World?
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509834037

Blake, Kendare.  Three Dark Crowns
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509804559

Brahmachari, Sita.  Tender Earth
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509812509

Breslin, Theresa.  The Rasputin Dagger
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552565257

Breslin, Theresa.  Caged
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552565226

Brittan, Jane (author) , Hankin, Mike (illustrator).  Bad Blood: Part 2
Publisher: Blowfish Books. ISBN: 9780993233463

Broadway, Alice.  Ink
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407172842

Bunzl, Peter.  Cogheart
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474915007

Carroll, Emma.  Letters from the Lighthouse
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571327584

Carroll, Sarah.  The Girl in Between
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781471160622

Cassidy, Anne.  No Virgin
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471405785

Cheng, Jack.  See You in the Cosmos
Publisher: Puffin. ISBN: 9780141365602

Clare, Horatio (author) Matthews, Jane (illustrator) Aubrey and the Terrible Ladybirds
Publisher: Firefly Press. ISBN: 9781910080504

Coelho, Joseph (author) Milner, Kate (illustrator).  Overheard in a Tower Block
Publisher: Otter-Barry Books. ISBN: 9781910959589

Conaghan, Brian and Crossan, Sarah.  We Come Apart
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408878859

Crow, Matthew.  Another Place
Publisher: ATOM. ISBN: 9781472114204

Dawson, Juno.  Margot & Me
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406089

Daykin, Chloe (author) Jones, Richard (illustrator).  Fish Boy
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571328222

de Castell, Sebastien.  Spellslinger
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781785761317

Dockrill, Laura (author) Tazzyman, David (illustrator).  My Mum's Growing Down
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571335060

Donoghue, Emma (author) Hadilaksano, Caroline (illustrator).  The Lotterys Plus One
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509803194

Dowswell, Paul.  Wolf Children
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408858516

Dragt, Tonke (author and illustrator) Watkinson, Laura (translator).  The Song of Seven
Publisher: Pushkin Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781782691105

Drewery, Kerry.  Cell 7
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471405594

Earle, Phil.  Mind the Gap
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781125892

Edge, Christopher (author) Saunders, Matt (cover illustrator) Gerrell, Spike (insides illustrator). The Jamie Drake Equation
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9780857638403

Ellen, Tom and Ivison, Lucy.  Freshers
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910655887

Evans, Lissa.  Wed Wabbit
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989432

Evans, Maz.  Who Let the Gods Out?
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910655412

Farrant, Natasha.  Lydia: The Wild Girl of Pride and Prejudice
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910002971

Farrer, Maria (author) Rieley, Daniel (illustrator).  Me and Mister P
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192744210

Fishwick, Michael.  The White Hare
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN: 9781786690517

Foster, Stewart.  All the Things That Could Go Wrong
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781471145421

Fraillon, Zana.  The Ones That Disappeared
Publisher: Orion Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781510101586

Gayton, Sam (author) Cottrill, Peter (illustrator).  His Royal Whiskers
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783443826

Gibbons, Alan.  The Trap
Publisher: Indigo. ISBN: 9781780622446

Glasgow, Kathleen.  Girl in Pieces
Publisher: Oneworld. ISBN: 9781780749457

Gliori, Debi.  Night Shift
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406232

Harrold, A.F. (author) Pinfold, Levi (illustrator).  The Song from Somewhere Else
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408853368

Hill, Will.  After the Fire
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474924153

Hoffman, Mary.  The Ravenmaster's Boy
Publisher: The Greystones Press. ISBN: 9781911122135

Ho-Yen, Polly.  Fly Me Home
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552576239

Joelson, Penny.  I Have No Secrets
Publisher: Electric Monkey. ISBN: 9781405286152

Kerr, Jane.  The Elephant Thief
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910655757

Laird, Elizabeth.  Welcome to Nowhere
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509840496

Landman, Tanya.  Passing for White
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781126813

Landman, Tanya.  Beyond the Wall
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406366273

Larwood, Kieran (author) Wyatt, David (illustrator).  The Legend of Podkin One-Ear
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571328406

Lawrence, Patrice.  Indigo Donut
Publisher: Hodder Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781444927184

Lennon, Joan.  Walking Mountain
Publisher: Birlinn. ISBN: 9781780274560

Leonard, M.G.  Beetle Queen
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910002773

Lewis, Gill (author) Weaver, Jo (illustrator).  A Story Like the Wind
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192758958

Long, Hayley.  The Nearest Faraway Place
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406263

Lucas, Rachael.  The State of Grace
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509839551

Maas, Sarah, J.  A Court of Wings and Ruin
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408857908

MacPhail, Cathy.  Between the Lies
Publisher: Kelpies. ISBN: 9781782503521

Major, Ben and Sprenger, Chris (authors) Woffenden, Chris (illustrator).  ZombieGerm
Publisher: Highfield Publications. ISBN: 9781910964354

Mason, Simon.  Kid Got Shot
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989142

Master, Irfan.  Out of Heart
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471405075

Matthias, Sarah.  A Berlin Love Song
Publisher: Troika Books. ISBN: 9781909991408

McCaughrean, Geraldine.  Where the World Ends
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474921145

McGowan, Anthony.  Rook
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781127230

McNeill, Malcolm.  The Beginning Woods
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books. ISBN: 9781782690900

Hargrave, Kiran Millwood.  The Island at the End of Everything
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910002766

Nadin, Joanna and McGowan, Anthony.  Everybody Hurts
Publisher: ATOM. ISBN: 9780349002910

Ness, Patrick.  Release
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406331172

Nielsen, Susin.  Optimists Die First
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783445073

Niven, Jennifer.  Holding Up the Universe
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780141357058

Nix, Garth.  Goldenhand
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471404443

Nix, Garth.  Frogkisser
Publisher: Piccadilly Press. ISBN: 9781848126015

O'Guilin, Peadar.  The Call
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910200971

Pratt, Non.  Truth or Dare
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406366938

Priestley, Chris.  Superpowerless
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471404979

Puri, Pooja.  The Jungle
Publisher: Ink Road. ISBN: 9781785300882

Rai, Bali.  The Harder They Fall
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781126820

Reeve, Philip.  Black Light Express
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192744784

Rosen, Michael (author) Calder, Jill (illustrator).  What is Poetry?
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781844287635

Rosoff, Meg (author) Easton, Grace (illustrator).  Good Dog McTavish
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781126837

Rundell, Katherine (author), Horn, Hannah (illustrator).The Explorer
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408854877

Ruter, Pascal (author) Mandley, Emma (translator).  A Friend in the Dark
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406372601

Salvi, Manuela (author) Muir, Denise (translator).  Girl Detached
Publisher: The Bucket List. ISBN: 9781911370024

Sedgwick, Marcus.  Saint Death
Publisher: Orion Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781444000528

Sheehan, Nikki.  Goodnight Boy
Publisher: Oneworld. ISBN: 9781786072108

Shepherd, Megan (author) Pinfold, Levi (illustrator).  The Secret Horses of Briar Hill
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406367584

Slater, Kim.  928 Miles from Home
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509842193

Smith, Jennifer E.  Windfall
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509831708

Smy, Pam.  Thornhill
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910200612

Standish, Ali.  The Ethan I Was Before
Publisher: Orchard Books. ISBN: 9781408342923

Stevens, Robin (author, inspired by an idea by Dowd, Siobhan, author).  The Guggenheim Mystery
Publisher: Puffin. ISBN: 9780141377025

Stratton, Allan.  The Way Back Home
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783445219

Thebo, Mimi.  Coyote Summer
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192759436

Thomas, Angie.  The Hate U Give
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406372151

Thomas, Scarlett.  Dragon's Green
Publisher: Canongate Books. ISBN: 9781782117025

Thompson, Lisa.  The Goldfish Boy
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407170992

Torday, Piers.  There May Be a Castle
Publisher: Quercus. ISBN: 9781848668621

Turtschaninoff, Maria (author) Prime, Annie (translator).  Naondel
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books. ISBN: 9781782690931

Vlahos, Len.  Life in a Fishbowl
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408870631

Wakeling, Kate (author) Brasli_a, El_na (illustrator).  Moon Juice
Publisher: The Emma Press. ISBN: 9781910139493

Wallace, Jason.  Encounters
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783445288

Webber, Katherine.  Wing Jones
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406369090

Wein, Elizabeth.  The Pearl Thief
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408866610

Welford, Ross.  What Not to Do If You Turn Invisible
Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780008156350

Weston, Danny.  The Haunting of Jessop Rise
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783444618

Wheatle, Alex.  Straight Outta Crongton
Publisher: ATOM. ISBN: 9780349002880

Williamson, Lara.  Just Call Me Spaghetti-Hoop Boy
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474921305

Williamson, Lisa.  All About Mia
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989104

Wilson, Amy.  A Girl Called Owl
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509832460

Winter, Tamsin.  Being Miss Nobody
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474927277

Wolk, Lauren.  Beyond the Bright Sea
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552574303

Woods, Matilda (author), Allepuz, Anuska (illustrator).  The Boy, the Bird and the Coffin Maker
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407178691

Yoon, Nicola.  The Sun is also a Star
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552574242

Young, Moira.  The Road to Ever After
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509832583

Zentner, Jeff.  Goodbye Days
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783445516