Saturday 2 April 2011

The CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Book Awards 2011 shortlist announced (note - you guys so need a catchy acronym.)

The Carnegie Medal is a British literary award given by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP). It is awarded to an outstanding book for children and young adult readers. Nominated books must be written in English and should first have been published in the UK during the previous year.

The Kate Greenaway medal is also awarded by CILIP and given annually to an outstanding work of illustration in children's literature.

The short-listed Greenaway titles are -

  And the Carnegie titles (in no particular order) are -

Click on the covers to check availability in Cardiff Libraries - don't forget that if they're on-loan you can reserve them using your library card number and PIN.

1 comment:

  1. yes an acronym would be nice but do you have any suggestions for us? Individual they are referred to as the CILIP Carnegie Medal and CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal. if you have any bright ideas feel free to email them to or take a look at the shadowing website for children here Thanks Kasey, CILIP