UKLA Book Award 2014 Shortlists


Title Author Illustrator Publisher
The Bunker Diary Kevin Brooks Puffin
Maggot Moon Sally Gardner Julian Crouch Hot Key Books
Monkey Wars Richard Kurti Walker Books
The Positively Last Performance Geraldine McCaughrean Oxford University Press
The Wall William Sutcliffe Bloomsbury
Now is the Time for Running Michael Williams Random House Children’s Publishers


Author Illustrator
The Terrible Thing That Happened to Barnaby Brocket John Boyne Oliver Jeffers Random House Children’s Publishers
The Naming of Tishkin Silk Glenda Millard  Caroline Magerl Phoenix Yard Books
Rooftoppers Katherine Rundell   Faber and Faber
Liar and Spy Rebecca Stead   Andersen Press
The Last Wild Piers Torday Quercus
The Story of the Blue Planet Andri Snӕr Magnason
Julian Meldon D’Arcy – translator
 Áslaug Jónsdóttir Pushkin Press


Title Author Illustrator Publisher
Open Very Carefully Nick Bromley  Nicola O’Byrne Nosy Crow
Don’t Spill the Milk Stephen Davis Christopher Corr Andersen Press
This is Not My Hat Jon Klassen  Jon Klassen Walker Books
Monkey Nut Simon Rickerty  Simon Rickerty SImon and Schuster
The Dark Lemony Snicket Jon Klassen Orchard
How to Hide a Lion Helen Stephens Helen Stephens Scholastic

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