Yoto Carnegie Medal for Writing Nominated Titles 2024

Alexander, Kwame. The Door of No Return
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781839133244

Barnard, Sara. Where the Light Goes
Publisher: Walker. ISBN: 9781529509137

Bethell, Zillah. The Song Walker
Publisher: Usborne. ISBN: 9781474966856

Boakye, Jeffrey. Kofi and the Rap Battle Summer
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571367344

Boulley, Angeline. Warrior Girl Unearthed
Publisher: Rock the Boat. ISBN: 9780861544196

Bourne, Brianna. The Half Life of Love
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9780702314186

Boyce, Frank Cottrell (author) Lenton, Steven (illustrator). The Wonder Brothers
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781529048308

Cameron, Sophie. Away with Words
Publisher: Little Tiger. ISBN: 9781788953924

Carroll, Emma (author) Child, Lauren (illustrator). The Little Match Girl Strikes Back
Publisher: Simon & Schuster. ISBN: 9781398512818

Carroll, Emma. The Tale of Truthwater Lake
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571332861

Clarkin, Amy. What Walks These Halls
Publisher: O’Brien Press. ISBN: 9781788493734

Coelho, Joseph (author) Milner, Kate (illustrator). The Boy Lost in the Maze
Publisher: Otter-Barry Books. ISBN: 9781913074333

Conaghan, Brian. Swimming on the Moon
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781526653925

Connors, A. The Girl Who Broke the Sea
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9780702317583

Croucher, Lex. Gwen & Art are Not in love
Publisher: Bloomsbury YA. ISBN: 9781526651792

Darbon, Mel. What the World Doesn’t See
Publisher: Usborne. ISBN: 9781474937849

Davies, Nicola (author) Horáček, Petr (illustrator). Choose Love
Publisher: Graffeg. ISBN: 9781802583779

de Fombelle, Timothée (author) Campi, Thomas (illustrator) Ardizzone, Sarah (translator). A Swallow in Winter
Publisher: Walker. ISBN: 9781406399776

de Fombelle, Timothée (author) James, Holly (translator). Alma: The Wind Rises
Publisher: Europa Editions. ISBN: 9781787704015

Delahaye, Rachel. Electric Life
Publisher: Troika Books. ISBN: 9781912745326

Dunn, Kat. Bitterthorn
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781839132957

Dunne, Alex. The Book of Secrets
Publisher: O’Brien Press. ISBN: 9781788493208

Eagle, Judith (author) Geyer, Kim (illustrator). The Stolen Songbird
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571363148

Earle, Phil. Until the Road Ends
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781839133169

Farrant, Natasha. The Rescue of Ravenswood
Publisher: Faber & Faber. ISBN: 9780571348787

Faulkner, Cathy. Digging for Victory
Publisher: Firefly Press. ISBN: 9781915444110

Fisher, Tia. Crossing the Line
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471413049

Freedman, Dan (author) Hallstroem, Kajsa (illustrator). I Am Lenny Brown
Publisher: Puffin. ISBN: 9780241610541

Gayton, Sam. World Weavers
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781839131264

Goodfellow, Matt. Let’s Chase Stars Together
Publisher: Bloomsbury Education. ISBN: 9781472993847

Gourlay, Candy. Wild Song
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788452076

Green, Simon James. Boy Like Me
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9780702313653

Grehan, Meg. The Lonely Book
Publisher: Little Island Books. ISBN: 9781915071446

Hardinge, Frances. Unraveller
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781509836970

Hargrave, Kiran Millwood (author) de Freston, Tom (illustrator). Leila and the Blue Fox
Publisher: Orion Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781510110274

Ireland, Jenny. The First Move
Publisher: Penguin. ISBN: 9780241591826

Janmohamed, Shelina (author) Greenan, Laura (illustrator). The Story of Now
Publisher: Welbeck Flame. ISBN: 9781803381442

Jennings, Paul. The Lorikeet Tree
Publisher: Old Barn Books. ISBN: 9781910646878

Katouh, Zoulfa. As Long As the Lemon Trees Grow
Publisher: Bloomsbury YA. ISBN: 9781526648525

Khan, Hiba Noor. Safiyyah’s War
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781839133138

Kroon, Oskar (author) Prime, A. A. (translator). Rhubarb Lemonade
Publisher: Hot Key books. ISBN: 9781471413124

Kumagai, Clara. Catfish Rolling
Publisher: Zephyr. ISBN: 9781803288048

Lamb, Simon (author) Riddell, Chris (illustrator). A Passing On of Shells
Publisher: ScallywagScallywag Poetry. ISBN: 9781915252128

Lapinski, L.D. Jamie
Publisher: Orion Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781510110922

Lessore, Nathanael. Steady for This
Publisher: Hot Key Books. ISBN: 9781471413223

Lincoln, Beth (author) Powell, Claire (illustrator). The Swifts
Publisher: Puffin. ISBN: 9780241613009

McDonnell, Eve. The Chestnut Roaster
Publisher: Everything with Words. ISBN: 9781911427292

McGowan, Anthony (author) Robinson, Keith (illustrator). Dogs of the Deadlands
Publisher: Rock the Boat. ISBN: 9780861542741

McNicoll, Elle. Like a Curse
Publisher: Knights Of. ISBN: 9781913311377

Mohamud, Ayaan. You Think You Know Me
Publisher: Usborne. ISBN: 9781803704500

Nadin, Joanna. A Calamity of Mannerings
Publisher: UCLan Publishing. ISBN: 9781915235091

Naidoo, Beverley. Children of the Stone City
Publisher: HarperCollins. ISBN: 9780008471774

Norry, E.L. Fablehouse
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781526649539

Oppel, Kenneth. Ghostlight
Publisher: Guppy Books. ISBN: 9781913101763

Parr, Lesley. Where the River Takes Us
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781526647771

Reid, Louisa. Activist
Publisher: Guppy Books. ISBN: 9781913101749

Rose, JP. The Haunting of Tyrese Walker
Publisher: Andersen Press. ISBN: 9781839132407

Said, SF (author) McKean, Dave (illustrator). Tyger
Publisher: David Fickling Books. ISBN: 9781788452830

Sedgwick, Marcus. Ravencave
Publisher: Barrington Stoke. ISBN: 9781800901926

Silver, Josh. HappyHead
Publisher: Oneworld Publications. ISBN: 9780861545537

Skalietska, Yeva. You Don’t Know What War Is
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781526659934

Sprenger, Christian (author) Woffenden, Chris (illustrator). ZombieGerm 2: Mission Clutz
Publisher: Highfield. ISBN: 9781915256225

Thakur, Sophia. Wearing My Mother’s Heart
Publisher: Walker. ISBN: 9781406397697

Thomson, Pari (author) Paganelli, Elisa (illustrator). Greenwild: The World Behind the Door
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books. ISBN: 9781035015733

Titley, Alan (author) Coveney, Eoin (illustrator). The Táin
Publisher: Little Island Books. ISBN: 9781915071064

Williamson, Victoria. Norah’s Ark
Publisher: Neem Tree Press. ISBN: 9781911107996

Williamson, Victoria. War of the Wind
Publisher: Neem Tree Press. ISBN: 9781911107507

Woltz, Anna (author) Dean, David (illustrator) Colmer, David (translator). My Especially Weird Week with Tess
Publisher: Rock the Boat. ISBN: 9780861542963

Wood, Laura. The Agency for Scandal
Publisher: Scholastic. ISBN: 9780702303241