Shortlisted titles for the 2019 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize have been announced in the Illustrated Books, Younger Fiction, and Older Fiction categories, including several of genre interest:
- The Poet X, Elizabeth Acevedo (Egmont)
- Children of Blood and Bone, Tomi Adeyemi (Macmillan Children’s)
- A Winter’s Promise, Christelle Dabos (Europa Editions)
Category winners each receive £2,000 and one overall winner will receive an additional £3,000. Winners will be announced at an award ceremony on March 21, 2019 at Waterstones Piccadilly in London, UK.
For more information, see the Waterstones website.
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