Jul 19 2019

Branford Boase Award 2019 shortlist

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The shortlist for The Branford Boase Award 2019 has been announced. Congratulations to the authors and editors.

The House with Chicken Legs by Sophie Anderson, edited by Rebecca Hill and Becky Walker (Usborne) (also shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal)
The Train to Impossible Places by P.G. Bell, edited by Rebecca Hill and Becky Walker (Usborne)
Rosie Loves Jack by Mel Darbon, edited by Sarah Stewart (Usborne)
The Goose Road by Rowena House, edited by Mara Bergman (Walker Books)
I Am Thunder by Muhammad Khan, edited by Lucy Pearse (Macmillan) (shortlisted for the YA Book Prize)
Orphan Monster Spy by Matt Killeen, edited by Sarah Stewart and Kendra Levin (Usborne) (shortlisted for the Costa Children's Book Award)
The Boy at the Back of the Class by Onjali Q Rauf, edited by Lena McCauley (Orion Children's Books) (winner of the Blue Peter Book Award)