The wait is over, the shortlists have been announced.
Every year, we await this with anticipation. Every year, every school librarian I know has a lot to say about the books on the shortlist!
CARNEGIE MEDAL SHORTLIST
David Almond ~ My Name is Mina
Lissa Evans ~ Small Change for Stuart
Sonya Hartnett ~ The Midnight Zoo
Ali Lewis ~ Everybody Jam
Andy Mulligan ~ Trash (see my review here)
Patrick Ness ~ A Monster Calls (see my review here)
Annabel Pitcher ~ My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece (see my review here)
Ruta Sepetys ~ Between Shades of Gray
GREENAWAY MEDAL SHORTLIST
Viviane Schwarz ~There are no Cats in this Book