The UK’s longest running and best-loved book awards for children and young people, the Yoto Carnegie Greenaway Awards, have announced the shortlists for 2022!
The awards celebrate outstanding achievement in children’s writing and illustration, and the power of friendship and pictures to create empathy and connection.
Take a look at these stunning books, available to reserve on our catalogue!
Kate Greenaway shortlist for illustrators
Drawn Across Borders, by George Butler
The Midnight Fair, by Mariachiara Di Giorgio and Gideon Sterer
Too Much Stuff, by Emily Gravett
Long Way Down, by Danica Novgorodoff and Jason Reynolds
Milo Imagines the World, by Christian Robinson and Matt de la Pena
Shu Lin’s Grandpa, by Yu Rong and Matt Goodfellow
I Talk Like a River, by Sydney Smith and Jordan Scott
The Wanderer, by Peter Van den Ende
Carnegie shortlist for authors
October, October, by Katya Balen and Angela Harding
Guard Your Heart, by Sue Divin
When the Sky Falls, by Phil Earle
Everyone Dies Famous in a Small Town, by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
The Crossing, by Manjeet Mann
Tsunami Girl, by Julian Sedgwick and Chie Kutsuwada
Cane Warriors, by Alex Wheatle
Punching the Air, by Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam