Attached are the links for the just announced longlists for the extremely prestigious CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medals. I won't go into huge detail at this time. Both longlists are very long... and all of the listed books are truly incredible books.
On the CILIP Carnegie list are such worthy titles as A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, The Devil Walks by Anne Fine, David Almond's My Name Is Mina, Twilight Robbery by Frances Hardinge..... please click on the link below and have a look for yourself! It is amazing!
On the Kate Greenaway longlist, we have such beauties as A Monster Calls illustrated by Jim Kay, Cat's Ahoy illustrated by Jim Field, Wolf Won't Bite by Emily Gravett, Tiny Little Fly illustrated by Kevin Waldron... the list goes on and on. Here's the link FYI: