2024 Shortlists Revealed

Discover the 16 books shortlisted for the Yoto Carnegie Medals for Writing and Illustration

Explore the shortlists

It’s time to Shadow! Join thousands of groups across the UK and internationally
in reading and judging the shortlists from March – June 2024.

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2024 Illustration Shortlist

Explore the full list of shortlisted books for the 2024 Medal for Illustration

Catch up on Scholastic’s events

Watch back exclusive events with our shortlisted authors and illustrators.

Sign up your shadowing group

Register now to take part in shadowing in March-June 2024.

2024 Writing Shortlist

Discover the books that have been shortlisted for the 2024 Medal for Writing

Order your book packs

Order with our official book supplier, Scholastic, for 35% off the regular retail price.

Vote for your Shadowers’ Choice

Voting for the 2024 Shadowers’ Choice Awards is now open.

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