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THE CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL
Nominations for 2019

Also see the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal nominations

 

Acevedo, Elizabeth. The Poet X
Publisher: Electric Monkey. ISBN: 9781405291460

 

Adeyemi, Tomi. Children of Blood and Bone
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509871353

 

Adlington, Lucy. The Red Ribbon
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406287

 

Ahmed, Samira. Love Hate & Other Filters
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471407147

 

Ainsworth, Eve. Tender
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407164304

 

Alexander, Kwame (author) Anyabwile, Dawud (illustrator). Rebound
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783447206

 

Almond, David. The Colour of the Sun
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444919554

 

Anderson, Sophie (author) Paganelli, Elisa (illustrator). The House with Chicken Legs
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474940665

 

Applegate, Katherine. Endling: Book One: The Last
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783447695

 

Badoe, Yaba. A Jigsaw of Fire and Stars
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN: 9781786695482

 

Barnard, Sara. Goodbye, Perfect
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509852864

 

Baron, Adam. Boy Underwater
Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780008267018

 

Bartók, Mira. The Wonderling
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406370645

 

Beauvais, Clementine (author) Taylor, Sam (translator). In Paris With You
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571339716

 

Bell, Alex (author) Tomic, Tomislav (illustrator). The Polar Bear Explorers' Club
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571332540

 

Bello, A. Emily Knight I am... Awakened
Publisher: Hashtag Press. ISBN: 9780995780644

 

Bishop, Sylvia (author) Guadalupi, Marco (illustrator). The Secret of the Night Train
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407184401

 

Black, Holly. The Cruel Prince
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471407277

 

Blankley, Bridget. The Ghosts & Jamal
Publisher: HopeRoad. ISBN: 9781908446633

 

Bourne, Holly. Are We All Lemmings and Snowflakes?
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474933612

 

Brahmachari, Sita. Zebra Crossing Soul Song
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781126967

 

Brahmachari, Sita (author) Ray, Jane (illustrator). Worry Angels
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781126950

 

Burgess, Melvin. The Lost Witch
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783446902

 

Camden, Steve. Everything All At Once
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509880034

 

Cameron, Sophie. Out of the Blue
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509853168

 

Carroll, Emma. Sky Chasers
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781910655535

 

Carroll, Emma. Secrets of a Sun King
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571328499

 

Carter, T. E. I Stop Somewhere
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471167782

 

Cassidy, Anne. No Shame
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406782

 

Clayton, Dhonielle. The Belles
Publisher: Gollancz. ISBN: 9781473223967

 

Colfer, Eoin & Donkin, Andrew (authors) Rigano, Giovanni (illustrator). Illegal
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444934007

 

Conaghan, Brian. The Weight of a Thousand Feathers
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408871539

 

Cooper, Helen. The Hippo at the End of the Hall
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989753

 

Cotterill, Jo. Jelly
Publisher: Piccadilly Press. ISBN: 9781848126732

 

Cowell, Cressida. The Wizards of Once
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444936704

 

Critchley, Emily. Notes on my Family
Publisher: Everything with Words. ISBN: 9781911427056

 

Crossan, Sarah. Moonrise
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408867808

 

Crossley-Holland, Kevin (author) Love, Jeffrey Alan (illustrator). Norse Myths: Tales of Odin, Thor and Loki
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406361841

 

Curham, Siobhan. Don't Stop Thinking About Tomorrow
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406379235

 

Dawson, Juno (author) Smith, Alex T. (illustrator). Grave Matter
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781126042

 

Dawson, Juno. Clean
Publisher: Quercus. ISBN: 9781786540362

 

Daykin, Chloe. The Boy who Hit Play
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571326785

 

de Vasconcelos, José Mauro (author) Entrekin, Alison (translator). My Sweet Orange Tree
Publisher: Pushkin  Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781782691532

 

Dockrill, Laura. Big Bones
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406928

 

Doyle, Catherine. The Storm Keeper's Island
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408896884

 

Duffy, Malcolm. Me Mam. Me Dad. Me
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN: 9781786697646

 

Durrant, S.E. (author). Running On Empty
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9780857637406

 

Edge, Christopher. The Infinite Lives Of Maisie Day
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9781788000291

 

Eggers, Dave. The Lifters
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407185460

 

Elphinstone, Abi. Sky Song
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471146077

Farrant, Natasha. The Children of Castle Rock
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571323562

 

Farrer, Maria (author) Rieley, Daniel (illustrator). Me and Mister P: Ruby's Star
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192766519

 

Fischel, Emma. Walls
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192763822

 

Forman, Gayle. I Have Lost My Way
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471173721

 

Fountain, Ele. Boy 87
Publisher: Pushkin  Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781782691976

 

Gardner, Sally. My Side of the Diamond
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406430

 

Gourlay, Candy. Bone Talk
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788450171

 

Gray, Julia. Little Liar
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783446919

 

Green, John. Turtles All the Way Down
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780241335437

 

Green, Julia. To The Edge of the World
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192758453

 

Hardinge, Frances. A Skinful of Shadows
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509837540

 

Hartley, A.J. (author) Pickering, Janet (illustrator). Cold Bath Street
Publisher: UCLan Publishing. ISBN: 9780995515574

 

House, Rowena. The Goose Road
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406371673

 

Howe, Cath. Ella on the Outside
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9781788000338

 

Ingemundsen, Linni. The Unpredictability of Being Human
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474940634

 

Jacobs, Jaco (author) Tierney, Jim (illustrator) Geldenhuys, Kobus (translator). A Good Day for Climbing Trees
Publisher: Oneworld. ISBN: 9781786073174

 

James, Alice & Stowell, Louie (authors) Harrison, Freya & Leschnikoff, Nancy (illustrator). Looking After Your Mental Health
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474937290

 

James, Lauren. The Loneliest Girl in the Universe
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406375473

 

Jennings, Paul (author) Kelly, Geoff (illustrator). A Different Boy
Publisher: Old Barn Books. ISBN: 9781910646465

 

Johnson, Catherine. Freedom
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407185484

 

Johnson, Mitch. Kick
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474928151

 

Judge, Lita. Mary's Monster
Publisher: Wren & Rook. ISBN: 9781526360410

 

Kalhan, Savita. The Girl in the Broken Mirror
Publisher: Troika Books. ISBN: 9781909991637

 

Kemmerer, Brigid. More Than We Can Tell
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408885079

 

Kenny, Pádraig. Tin
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781911077657

 

Khan, Muhammad. I Am Thunder
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509874057

 

Killeen, Matt. Orphan Monster Spy
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474942386

 

Laird, Elizabeth. Song of the Dolphin Boy
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509828234

 

Lake, Nick. Satellite
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444936773

 

Larwood, Kieran (author) Wyatt, David (illustrator). The Gift of Dark Hollow
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571328413

 

Lewis, Gill. Sky Dancer
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192749253

 

Linsteadt, Sylvia V. The Wild Folk
Publisher: Usborne Publishing. ISBN: 9781474934985

 

Lowery, Mark. Charlie and Me: 421 Miles From Home
Publisher: Piccadilly Press. ISBN: 9781848126220

 

Lueddecke, Lisa. A Shiver of Snow and Sky
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407174037

 

Macfarlane, Robert (author) Morris, Jackie (illustrator). The Lost Words
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton. ISBN: 9780241253588

 

MacWhirter, L.J. Black Snow Falling
Publisher: Scotland Street Press. ISBN: 9781910895214

 

Mathieu, Jennifer. Moxie
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444940633

 

Mayhew, Julie. The Electrical Venus
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471407048

 

McCaughrain, Kelly. Flying Tips for Flightless Birds
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406375657

 

McKay, Hilary (author) Gibb, Sarah (illustrator). Hilary McKay's Fairy Tales
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781447292289

 

McLachlan, Jenny. Truly, Wildly, Deeply
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408879740

 

Mian, Zanib. The Muslims
Publisher: Sweet Apple Books. ISBN: 9780993564420

 

Mitton, Tony. Potter's Boy
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989340

 

Montgomery, Ross. Max and the Millions
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571333486

 

Mulligan, Andy. Dog
Publisher: Pushkin  Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781782691716

 

Nicholls, Sally. Things A Bright Girl Can Do
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783445257

 

Norriss, Andrew. Mike
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788450096

 

O'Guilin, Peadar. The Invasion
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989630

 

O'Neill, Louise. The Surface Breaks
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407185538

 

Pan, Emily X.R. The Astonishing Colour of After
Publisher: Orion Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781510102965

 

Peet, Mal (author) Shoard, Emma (illustrator). The Family Tree
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128053

 

Peretti, Paola (author) Muir, Denise (translator). The Distance Between Me and the Cherry Tree
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471407550

 

Pitcher, Annabel. The Last Days of Archie Maxwell
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781127285

 

Pollock, Tom. White Rabbit, Red Wolf
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406378177

 

Pullman, Philip. La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust, Volume One
Publisher: David Fickling Books and Penguin. ISBN: 9780385604413

 

Rauf, Onjali Q. The Boy at the Back of the Class
Publisher: Orion Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781510105010

 

Reeve, Philip. Station Zero
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192759146

 

Reuter, Bjarne (author) Raagaard, Kirsten (illustrator). Elise and the Second-Hand Dog
Publisher: Wacky Bee Books. ISBN: 9780995697287

 

Reynolds, Jason (author) Priestley, Chris (illustrator). Long Way Down
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571335114

 

Rhodes, Jewell Parker. Ghost Boys
Publisher: Orion Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781510104396

 

Roberts, Katherine. Bone Music: The Legend of Genghis Khan
Publisher: The Greystones Press. ISBN: 9781911122210

 

Romero, R.M. The Dollmaker of Krakow
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406375633

 

Rooney, Rachel (author) Riddell, Chris (illustrator).  A Kid in My Class
Publisher: Otter-Barry Books. ISBN: 9781910959879

 

Rundell, Katherine (author) Sutton, Emily (illustrator). One Christmas Wish
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408885734

 

Salisbury, Melinda. State of Sorrow
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407180274

 

Saunders, Kate. The Land of Neverendings
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571310845

 

Shaw, Fiona. Outwalkers
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788450003

 

Shelton, Dave. The Book Case
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910200544

 

Shukla, Nikesh. Run, Riot
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444940688

Silvera, Adam. They Both Die at the End
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471166204

 

Singer, Nicky. The Survival Game
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444944525

 

St John, Lauren (author) Hyde, Catherine (illustrator). The Snow Angel
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN: 9781786695895

 

Stroud, Jonathan. The Empty Grave
Publisher: Corgi Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780552575799

 

Sutcliffe, William. We See Everything
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408890196

 

Tasane, Steve. Child I
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571337835

 

Tavengerwei, Rutendo. Hope Is Our Only Wing
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471406867

 

Thomas, Emily. Mud
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783446896

 

Thornton, Nicki.  The Last Chance Hotel
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781911077671

 

Townsend, Jessica. Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow
Publisher: Orion Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781510104112

 

Uehashi, Nahoko (author) Hirano, Cathy (translator). The Beast Player
Publisher: Pushkin  Chlidren's Books. ISBN: 9781782691679

 

Ventrella, Kim (author) Assanelli, Victoria (illustrator). Skeleton Tree
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509828678

 

Vere, Ed. How to be a Lion
Publisher: Puffin. ISBN: 9780141376356

 

Watson, Mary. The Wren Hunt
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408884935

 

Webber, Katherine. Only Love Can Break Your Heart
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406369052

 

Wein, Elizabeth. Firebird
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128312

 

Welford, Ross. The 1,000 Year Old Boy
Publisher: HarperCollins Children’s Books. ISBN: 9780008256944

 

Wilson, Amy. A Far Away Magic
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509837755