Former winners to face each other in Carnegie shortlist

<p>

Three leading children's authors and former winners of the Carnegie Medal are to face each other in the battle for this year's prize.</p><p>

The shortlist for the Library Association Carnegie Medal includes former winners David Almond for Heaven Eyes (Hodder), Melvin Burgess for The Ghost Behind the Wall (Andersen Press) and Philip Pullman for The Amber Spyglass (Scholastic). The other titles on the list are Sharon Creech's The Wanderer (Macmillan), Jamila Gavin's Coram Boy (Mammoth), Ad

This is subscriber-only content

Not a subscriber? Get unrestricted access to all the news, charts, previews, data & analysis by subscribing from as little as £3 per week.


Why Subscribe?

Every issue of The Bookseller magazine

Unlimited access to thebookseller.com (single user)

The Bookseller e-edition app for tablet and mobile

Subscriber-only newsletters

Twice yearly Buyer's Guides worth £50

Discounts on The Bookseller Awards and Conferences

Click here to subscribe now