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UKLA Book Award 2015 Shortlists

View the 2015 shortlists for ages 3-6, 7-11 and 12-16+


Looking At The StarsJo CotterillBodley Head
Vango: Between Sky and EarthTimothée de Fombelle ( author) & Sarah Ardizzone (translator)Walker Books
The Year of the RatClare FurnissSimon and Schuster
Every DayDavid LevithanEgmont
Counting by 7’sHolly Goldberg SloanPiccadilly Press
Rose Under FireElizabeth Wein Egmont


Stay Where You Are Then LeaveJohn BoyneDoubleday
Us Minus MumHeather ButlerLittle, Brown
Blackberry Blueand other fairy talesJamila Gavin & Richard Collingridge (illustrator)Tamarind Books
CowgirlGiancarlo GeminNosy Crow
Scarlet IbisGill LewisOxford University Press
Oliver and the SeawigsPhilip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre (illustrator)Oxford University Press


The YesSarah Bee and Satoshi Kitamura (illustrator)Andersen Press
Z is for MooseKelly Bingham & Paul O. Zelinsky (illustrator)Andersen Press
The Day the Crayons QuitDrew Daywalt & Oliver Jeffers (illustrator)HarperCollins
Hermelin: The Detective MouseMini GreyJonathan Cape
Shh! We Have a PlanChris HaughtonWalker Books
The Crocodile Who Didn’t Like WaterGemma MerinoMacmillan Children’s Books