The longlists for the Carnegie Medal for best children’s book and the Kate Greenaway Medal for best illustrations in a children’s book have been announced. Titles of genre interest follow.
- The Poet X, Elizabeth Acevedo (Electric Monkey)
- Children of Blood and Bone, Tomi Adeyemi (Macmillan Children’s)
- The Colour of the Sun, David Almond (Hodder Children’s)
- The House with Chicken Legs, Sophie Anderson (Usborne)
- Endling: The Last, Katherine Applegate