Nominations for 2020

Also see the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal nominations

Ahmed, Samira. Internment
Publisher: ATOM. ISBN: 9780349003344

Applebaum, Kirsty. The Middler
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9781788003452

Atta, Dean (author) Khullar, Anshika (illustrator). The Black Flamingo
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444948585

Barr, Emily. The Girl Who Came Out of the Woods
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780241345221

Bates, Laura. The Burning
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471170201

Bilan, Jasbinder. Asha & the Spirit Bird
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781911490197

Blackman, Malorie. Crossfire
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780241388433

Boyce, Frank Cottrell (author) Lenton, Steven (illustrator). Runaway Robot
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509851775

Brahmachari, Sita. Where The River Runs Gold
Publisher: Orion Children's Books. ISBN: 9781510105416

Bruton, Catherine. No Ballet Shoes in Syria
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9781788004503

Bunzl, Peter. Skycircus
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474940658

Burton, Jessie (author) Barrett, Angela (illustrator). The Restless Girls
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408886915

Bushby, Aisha. A Pocketful of Stars
Publisher: Egmont. ISBN: 9781405293198

Butterworth, Jess. Swimming Against the Storm
Publisher: Orion Children's Books. ISBN: 9781510105485

Carroll, Sarah. The Words That Fly Between Us
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471160646

Carthew, Natasha. Only The Ocean
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408868607

Coelho, Joseph (author) Judd, Kelly Louise (illustrator). A Year of Nature Poems
Publisher: Wide Eyed Editions. ISBN: 9781786035820

Collins, Orlagh. All the Invisible Things
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408888339

Crossan, Sarah. Toffee
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408868126

Darbon, Mel. Rosie Loves Jack
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474937832

Dawson, Juno. Meat Market
Publisher: Quercus. ISBN: 9781786540386

de Waal, Kit. Becoming Dinah
Publisher: Orion Children's Books. ISBN: 9781510105706

DiCamillo, Kate. Louisiana's Way Home
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406384208

Dogar, Sharon. Monsters
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783448029

Donnelly, Jennifer. Stepsister
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471407970

Drews, C.G.. The Boy Who Steals Houses
Publisher: Orchard. ISBN: 9781408349922

Durant, Alan. Clownfish
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406374629

Eagle, Judith (author) Geyer, Kim (illustrator).The Secret Starling
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571346301

Edge, Christopher. The Longest Night of Charlie Noon
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9781788004947

Fisher, Catherine. The Clockwork Crow
Publisher: Firefly Press. ISBN: 9781910080849

Foxlee, Karen. Lenny's Book of Everything
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books. ISBN: 9781782692386

Gosling, Sharon. The Golden Butterfly
Publisher: Stripes. ISBN: 9781788950329

Green, Julia. The House of Light
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192771568

Green, Simon James. Alex in Wonderland
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407194240

Harrison, Michelle. A Pinch of Magic
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's Books. ISBN: 9781471124297

Harrold, A.F. (author) Gravett, Emily (illustrator).The Afterwards
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408894316

Jackson, Holly. A Good Girl's Guide To Murder
Publisher: Electric Monkey. ISBN: 9781405293181

Jackson, Sharna. High Rise Mystery
Publisher: Knights Of Media. ISBN: 9781999642518

Jacobs, Jaco (author) Geldenhuys, Kobus (translator). A Good Night For Shooting Zombies
Publisher: Oneworld. ISBN: 9781786074508

James, Anna. Pages & Co (1): Tilly and the Bookwanderers
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books. ISBN: 9780008229863

James, Lauren. The Starlight Watchmaker
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128954

Jennings, Paul (author) Kelly, Geoff (illustrator). A Different Land
Publisher: Old Barn Books. ISBN: 9781910646496

Johnson, Catherine  (author) Hickey, Katie (illustrator). Race to the Frozen North  
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128404

Juckes, Sarah Ann. Outside
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780241330753

Kalhan, Savita. That Asian Kid
Publisher: Troika Books. ISBN: 9781909991972

Khan, Muhammad (author) Birdi, Amrit (illustrator). Kick the Moon  
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509874071

Khan, Rehan. A Tudor Turk
Publisher: HopeRoad. ISBN: 9781908446978

Lake, Nick. Nowhere on Earth
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444940459

Lawrence, Patrice. Rose, Interrupted
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444940657

Leonardo, Cory. Call Me Alastair
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407186719

Lewis, Gill. The Closest Thing to Flying
Publisher: Oxford University Press. ISBN: 9780192749482

Littleson, Lindsay. Guardians of the Wild Unicorns
Publisher: Floris Books. ISBN: 9781782505556

MacDibble, Bren. The Dog Runner
Publisher: Old Barn Books. ISBN: 9781910646489

McCombie, Karen. Little Bird Flies
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9780857639103

McGowan, Anthony. Lark
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128435

McKay, Hilary. The Skylarks' War
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509894949

Millwood Hargrave, Kiran. The Way Past Winter
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781911077930

Ness, Patrick (author) Cai, Rovina (illustrator). And the Ocean Was Our Sky  
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406383560

Newbery, Linda. The Key to Flambards
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788450041

Nielsen, Susin. No Fixed Address
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783447213

Oppel, Kenneth. Inkling
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406380583

Owen, David. All the Lonely People
Publisher: ATOM. ISBN: 9780349003207

Palmer, Tom. Armistice Runner
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128251

Patrick, S.A.. A Darkness of Dragons
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474945677

Peters, Helen. Anna at War
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN: 9781788004718

Plummer, Rachel  (author) Boppert, Helene (illustrator). Wain
Publisher: The Emma Press. ISBN: 9781910139479

Pollock, Tom. Heartstream
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406378184

Rahman, Yasmin. All the Things We Never Said
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471408298

Rai, Bali. Now or Never: A Dunkirk Story
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407191362

Rees, Celia. Glass Town Wars
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books. ISBN: 9781782692225

Reid, Louisa. Gloves Off
Publisher: Guppy Books. ISBN: 9781913101008

Ribay, Randy. Patron Saints of Nothing
Publisher: Stripes. ISBN: 9781788951548

Rundell, Katherine. The Good Thieves
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408854891

Rundell, Katherine (author) Williams, Kristjana S. (illustrator). Into the Jungle  
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books. ISBN: 9781509822317

Russo, Meredith. Birthday
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474967419

Schaap, Annet (author) Watkinson, Laura (translator). Lampie and the Children of the Sea
Publisher: Pushkin Children's Books. ISBN: 9781782692188

Schmidt, Gary D.. Pay Attention, Carter Jones
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781783448050

Scott, Libby & Westcott, Rebecca. Can You See Me?
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9781407195674

Sedgwick, Marcus (author) Sedgwick, Julian (author) Deacon, Alexis (illustrator). Voyages in the Underworld of Orpheus Black
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406357929

Shukla, Nikesh. The Boxer
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books. ISBN: 9781444940695

Strange, Lucy. Our Castle by the Sea
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN: 9781911077831

Sutcliffe, William. The Gifted, the Talented and Me
Publisher: Bloomsbury. ISBN: 9781408890219

Talley, Robin. Pulp
Publisher: HQ Young Adult. ISBN: 9781848457126

Taylor, Thomas. Malamander
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406386288

Thomas, Angie. On The Come Up
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406372168

Vick, Chris. Girl. Boy. Sea.
Publisher: Head of Zeus. ISBN: 9781789541373

Wheatle, Alex. Kerb Stain Boys
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781781128091

Williams, Marcia. Cloud Boy
Publisher: Walker Books. ISBN: 9781406381214

Williamson, Lisa. Paper Avalanche
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781910989968

Winter, Tamsin. Jemima Small Versus the Universe
Publisher: Usborne Books. ISBN: 9781474927284

Wormell, Chris. The Magic Place
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788450157