Yoto Carnegie Medal for Writing Nominated Titles 2023

Ahmed, Samira. Hollow Fires
Publisher: ATOM. ISBN:9780349003955

Anderson, Sophie. The Thief Who Sang Storms
Publisher: Usborne. ISBN:9781474979061

Atta, Dean. Only On The Weekends
Publisher: Hodder Children’s Books. ISBN:9781444960563

Badoe, Yaba. Lionheart Girl
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN:9781789540857

Bailey, Susanna. Raven Winter
Publisher: Farshore. ISBN:9781405299961

Balen, Katya. The Light in Everything
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN:9781526622990

Balen, Katya (author) Johnson, Richard (illustrator). Birdsong
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN:9781800900981

Bowen, Natasha. Skin of the Sea
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN:9780241413975

Brahmachari, Sita (author) Sirett, Natalie (illustrator). When Shadows Fall
Publisher: Little Tiger. ISBN:9781788954365

Brown, Erik J. All That’s Left in the World
Publisher: Hodder Children’s Books. ISBN:9781444960167

Burton, Jessie (author) Lomenech Gill, Olivia (illustrator). Medusa
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN:9781408886939

Caldecott, Elen. The Blackthorn Branch
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN:9781839132032

Close, Helen. Things I Know
Publisher: Little Island. ISBN:9781915071033

Cockcroft, Jason. Running With Horses
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN:9781839132087

Cummings-Quarry, Melissa and Carter, Natalie A. (authors) Magbadelo, Dorcas (illustrator). Grown: The Black Girls’ Guide to Glowing Up
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN:9781526623713

Dassu, A.M. Fight Back
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN:9780702315886

Davies, Nicola (author) Morris, Jackie (illustrator). The Song That Sings Us
Publisher: Firefly Press. ISBN:9781913102777

de Fombelle, Timothée (author) Ardizzone, Sarah (translator). Saving Celeste
Publisher: Walker. ISBN:9781406397192

Delahaye, Rachel. Day Of The Whale
Publisher: Troika Books. ISBN:9781912745197

di Camillo, Kate (author) Blackall, Sophie (illustrator). The Beatryce Prophecy
Publisher: Walker. ISBN:9781529500899

Divin, Sue. Truth Be Told
Publisher: Macmillan. ISBN:9781529040982

Earle, Phil. While the Storm Rages
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN:9781839132056

Farrant, Natasha (author) and Corry, Lydia (illustrator).  The Girl Who Talked To Trees
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN:9781800242234

Finch, Louise. The Eternal Return of Clara Hart
Publisher: Little Island. ISBN:9781915071026

Fine, Anne. Aftershocks
Publisher: Old Barn Books. ISBN:9781910646779

Fisher, Catherine. The Red Gloves and Other Stories
Publisher: Firefly Press. ISBN:9781913102685

Gavin, Jamila. Never Forget You
Publisher: Farshore. ISBN:9780755503346

Gill, Nikita. These are the Words
Publisher: Macmillan. ISBN:9781529083606

Green, Simon James. Gay Club!
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN:9780702313677

Grehan, Meg. Baby Teeth
Publisher: Little Island. ISBN:9781912417902

Harrold, A.F. (author) Pinfold, Levi (illustrator). The Worlds We Leave Behind
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN:9781526623881

Hope, Lucy. Fledgling
Publisher: Nosy Crow. ISBN:9781839941887

James, Lauren. Green Rising
Publisher: Walker. ISBN:9781406384673

Jawando, Danielle. When Our Worlds Collided
Publisher: Simon & Schuster. ISBN:9781471178795

Johnson, Daisy May. How to be True
Publisher: Pushkin. ISBN:9781782693277

Lawrence, Patrice. Needle
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN:9781800901018

Lewis, Caryl (author) Ermos, George (illustrator). Seed
Publisher: Macmillan. ISBN:9781529077667

Lin, Ann Sei. Rebel Skies
Publisher: Walker. ISBN:9781406399592

McKenna, Skye. Hedgewitch
Publisher: Welbeck Flame. ISBN:9781801300087

McNicoll, Elle. Like a Charm
Publisher: Knights Of. ISBN:9781913311278

Mikail,  Nadia. The Cats We Meet Along the Way
Publisher: Guppy. ISBN:9781913101596

Milano, Sera. Vile Stars
Publisher: Electric Monkey. ISBN:9780755500741

Millwood Hargrave, Kiran (author) de Freston Tom (illustrator). Julia and the Shark
Publisher: Orion Children’s Books. ISBN:9781510107786

Montgomery, Ross. The Chime Seekers
Publisher: Walker. ISBN:9781406391190

Nadin, Jo. No Man’s Land
Publisher: UCLan. ISBN:9781912979615

Palacio, R.J. Pony
Publisher: Puffin. ISBN:9780141377056

Palmer, Tom. Resist
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN:9781800901063

Parr, Lesley. When the War Came Home
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN:9781526621009

Pearson, Jenny (author) O’Connell, David (illustrator). Grandpa Frank’s Great Big Bucket List
Publisher: Usborne. ISBN:9781474974066

Peretti, Paolo (author) Muir, Denise (translator). Filippo, Me and the Cherry Tree
Publisher: Hot Key. ISBN:9781471411052

Reeve, Philip. Utterly Dark and the Face of the Deep
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN:9781788452373

Roberts, Ros. Every Cloud
Publisher: Little Tiger. ISBN:9781788953467

Rosoff, Meg. Friends Like These
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN:9781526646118

Salisbury, Melinda. Her Dark Wings
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN:9781788452137

Sedgwick, Marcus. Wrath
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN:9781800900899

Sepetys, Ruta. I Must Betray You
Publisher: Hodder Children’s Books. ISBN:9781444967616

Shah, Varsha. Ajay and the Mumbai Sun
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN:9781913696337

Sheibani, Jion. The Silver Chain
Publisher: Hot Key. ISBN:9781471411502

Simpson, Darren. Furthermoor
Publisher: Usborne. ISBN:9781474976701

Smith, Dan. Nisha’s War
Publisher: Chicken House. ISBN:9781912626755

Steffan Ros, Manon. The Blue Book of Nebo
Publisher: Firefly Press. ISBN:9781913102784

Tulloch, Jonathan. Cuckoo Summer
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN:9781839132094

Vick, Chris. The Last Whale
Publisher: Head of Zeus. ISBN:9781803281612

Weil, Zaro (author) Song, Junli (illustrator). When Poems Fall from the Sky
Publisher: Welbeck Editions (first published by ZaZa Kids/Troika Books). ISBN: 9781803380605

Wheatle, Alex. Kemosha of the Caribbean
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN:9781839131219

Williamson, Duncan. Silver Unicorns and Golden Birds
Publisher: Kelpies. ISBN:9781782508199

Wolk, Lauren. My Own Lightning
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN:9780241424216