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UKLA Book Award 2015 Longlists

Longlist 12-16+

Title Author Illustrator Publisher
All the Truth That’s In Me Julie Berry Templar
The Ultimate Truth: Travis Delaney Investigates Kevin Brooks Macmillan
Bird Crystal Chan Tamarind Books
Ghost Hawk Susan Cooper Bodley Head
Looking at the Stars Jo Cotterill Bodley Head
Vango Timothéede FombelleTranslated by Sarah Ardizzone Walker Books
Wierdosvs Quimboids Natasha Desborough, Catnip Publishing
The Bubble Wrap Boy Phil Earle, Puffin
After Iris: The Diaries of Bluebell Gadsby: Natasha Farrant Faber & Faber
Blood Family Anne Fine Doubleday
The Year of the Rat Clare Furniss Simon and Schuster
Why We Took the Car Wolfgang Herrndorf Translated by Tim Mohr Andersen Press
Buffalo Soldier Tanya Landman Walker Books
Every Day David Levithan Egmont
Brock Anthony McGowan, Barrington Stoke
More Than This Patrick Ness Walker Books
Close Your Pretty Eyes Sally Nicholls Scholastic
The Dead Men Stood Together Chris Priestley Bloomsbury
Picture Me Gone Meg Rosoff Puffin
She Is Not Invisible Marcus Sedgwick, Orion
Counting by 7’s Holly Goldberg Sloan Piccadilly Press
The Story of Antigone Ali Smith Laura Paoletti Pushkin Press
Rose Under Fire Elizabeth Wein Egmont

Longlist 7-11

Title Author Illustrator Publisher
Up for the Cup Simon Bartram Simon Bartram Templar Publishing
Girl with a White Dog Anne Booth   Catnip Publishing
Stay Where You Are and Then Leave John Boyne   Doubleday
Us Minus Mum Heather Butler   Little, Brown
The Great Ice-Cream Heist Elen Caldecott   Bloomsbury
The Ransom Of Dond Siobhan Dowd Pam Smy David Fickling Books
The Letter for the King Tonke Dragt Translated by Laura Watkinson   Pushkin Press
On Planet Fruitcake Anne Fine Kate Aldous Egmont
The Amazing Tale of Ali Pasha Michael Foreman Michael Foreman Templar Publishing
The Moonshine Dragon Cornelia Funke, Monica Armino Barrington Stoke
Fortunately, the Milk Neil Gaiman Chris Riddell Bloomsbury
Blackberry Blue Jamila Gavin Richard Collingridge Tamarind Books
Cowgirl Giancarlo Gemin   Nosy Crow
Scarlet Ibis Gill Lewis   Oxford University Press
The Middle of Nowhere Geraldine McCaughrean,   Usborne
Perry Angel’s Suitcase Glenda Millard Stephen Michael King Phoenix Yard Books
The River Singers Tom Moorhouse Simon Mendez Oxford University Press
Oliver and the Seawigs Philip Reeve Sarah McIntyre Oxford University Press
Choosing Crumble Michael Rosen Tony Ross Andersen Press
PHOENIX S.F Said David McKean David Fickling Books
Claude on the Slopes Alex T Smith Alex T Smith Hodder
Circus of Thieves and the Raffle of Doom William Sutcliffe David Tazzyman Simon and Schuster
Rules of Summer Shaun Tan Shaun Tan Hodder
The Dark Wild Piers Torday   Quercus

Longlist 3-6

Title Author Illustrator Publisher
Kicking a Ball Allan Ahlberg Sebastien Braun Puffin
The Acrobat Gabriel Alborozo Gabriel Alborozo Child’s Play
The Yes Sarah Bee Satoshi Kitamura Andersen Press
Z is for Moose Kelly Bingham Paul O Zelinsky Andersen Press
What if… ? Anthony Browne Anthony Browne Doubleday
Aunt Amelia Rebecca Cobb Rebecca Cobb Macmillan
NO! Tracey Corderoy Tim Warnes Little Tiger Press
The Promise Nicola Davies Laura Carlin Walker Books
The Day the Crayons Quit Drew Daywalt Oliver Jeffers HarperCollins
MacavityI T.S Eliot Arthur Robins Faber & Faber
Dragon Loves Penguin Debi Gliori Debi Gliori Bloomsbury
Little Mouse’s Big Book of Beasts Emily Gravett Emily Gravett Macmillan
Hermelin Mini Grey Mini Grey Jonathan Cape
Shh! We Have A Plan Chris Haughton Chris Haughton Walker Books
Zeraffa Giraffa Dianne Hofmeyr Jane Ray Frances Lincoln
Little Answer Tim Hopgood Tim Hopgood Corgi
Squishy McFluff: The Invisible Cat Pip Jones Ella Okstad Faber & Faber
The Crocodile Who Didn’t Like Water Gemma Merino Gemma Merino Macmillan
Abigail Catherine Rayner Catherine Rayner Little Tiger Press
Mi and Museum City Linda Sarah Linda Sarah Phoenix Yard Books
Do Not Enter The Monster Zoo Amy Sparkes Sarah Ogilvie Red Fox

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