Little Rebels Award Submissions 2017

Here is the full list of eligible titles submitted for the 2017 Little Rebels Award. To qualify for consideration, all titles must fit with the award criteria and have been published in 2016 by an author or illustrator primarily resident in the UK.

The shortlist will be announced in April, and the award ceremony will take place at the London Radical Bookfair, this year at Goldsmith’s University on Saturday June 24th.

Our thanks to all the publishers who have submitted titles. The nominations are presented here in alphabetical order by publisher.

Ada Twist, Scientist Andrea Beatty (author), David Roberts (illustrator) Abrams & Chronicle
The Bolds Julian Clary Andersen Press
Troll Stinks Jeanne Willis (author), Tony Ross (illustrator) Andersen Press
Lucinda Belinda Melinda McCool Jeanne Willis (author), Tony Ross (illustrator) Andersen Press
Tufty The Little Lost Duck Who Found Love Michael Foreman Andersen Press
Grey Island Red Boat Ian Beck Barrington Stoke
The Girl with No Nose Georgia Byng Barrington Stoke
The White Fox Jackie Morris Barrington Stoke
The Girl Who Saved Christmas Matt Haig Canongate
Feelings Libby Walden (author), Richard Jones (illustrator) Caterpillar Books
Black Powder Ally Sherrick Chicken House
Lifers M.A.Griffin Chicken House
The Secret of Nightingale Wood Lucy Strange Chicken House
The Girl of Ink and Stars Kiran Milwood Hargrave Chicken House
Yokki and the Parno Gry Richard O’Neill (author), Katharine Quarmby (author), Marieke Nelissen (illustrator) Child’s Play
Ossiri and the Bala Mengro Richard O’Neill (author), Katharine Quarmby (author), Hannah Tolson (illustrator) Child’s Play
That’s NOT How You Do It Ariane Hofmann-Maniyar Child’s Play
Baking with Dad Aurora Cacciapuoti Child’s Play
May Day Mouse Seb Braun Child’s Play
Clive and His Hats Jessica Spanyol Child’s Play
Clive and His Bags Jessica Spanyol Child’s Play
Clive and His Art Jessica Spanyol Child’s Play
Clive and His Babies Jessica Spanyol Child’s Play
Squishy McFluff The Invisible Cat Pip Jones (author), Ella Okstaf (illustrator) Faber & Faber
Perijee & Me Ross Montgomery Faber & Faber
The Goblin Princess Jenny O’Connor, illustrated by Kate Willis-Crowley Faber & Faber
Podkin One-Ear Kieran Larwood, illustrated by David Wyatt Faber & Faber
The Bean Machine Adam Bestwick Fourth Wall
The Boy Who Unplugged the Sea Paul Brown (author), Chris Capstick (illustrator) Fourth Wall
Three Little Superpigs Claire Evans Fourth Wall
Claude the Magnificent Chris Capstick (author), Monika Filipina (illustrator) Fourth Wall
The Mood Hoover Paul Brown (author), Rowena Blyth (illustrator) Fourth Wall
Nicholas and the Wild Ones Niki Daly Frances Lincoln
George Pearce and His Huge Massive Ears Felix Massie Frances Lincoln
Perfect Nicola Davies Graffeg
M In The Middle Vicky Martin and Students of Limpsfield Grange School Jessica Kingsley
The Bumble Bear Nadia Shireen Jonathan Cape
The Tigon and the Liger Keilly Swift (author), Cosei Kawa (illustrator) Lantana
The Messy Book Maudie Powell-Tuck (author), Richard Smythe (illustrator) Little Tiger Press
Bee Patricia Hegarty (author), Britta Teckentrup (illustrator) Little Tiger Press
The Detective Dog Julia Donaldson (author), Sara Ogilvie (illustrator) Macmillan Children’s Books
The Dragon and the Nibblesome Knight Elli Woollard (author), Benji Davies (illustrator) Macmillan Children’s Books
Little Monkey Marta Altes Macmillan Children’s Books
Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth Frank Cottrell Boyce Macmillan Children’s Books
A Seven Letter Word Kim Slater Macmillan Children’s Books
The House on Hummingbird Island Sam Angus Macmillan Children’s Books
Tidy Emily Gravett Macmillan/Two Hoots
Little Red Bethan Woolvin Macmillan/Two Hoots
Colin and Lee, Carrot and Pea Morag Hood Macmillan/Two Hoots
The Snowflake Mistake Lou Treleaven (author), Maddie Frost (illustrator) Maverick Books
Hilda and the Stone Forest Luke Pearson NoBrow/Flying Eye
Sweet Pizza G.R.Gemin Nosy Crow
The Many Worlds of Albie Bright Christopher Edge Nosy Crow
Little Bits of Sky S.E. Durrant Nosy Crow
The War Next Door Phil Earle Orion
Peter in Peril Helen Bate Otter-Barry
I Will Not Wear Pink Joyce Dunbar/Polly Dunbar Otter-Barry
Dreamer: Saving our Wild World Brian Moses (author), Bee Willey (illustrator) Otter-Barry
The Wolf Who Cried Boy James O’Neill (author), Russell Ayto (illustrator) Penguin
Izzy the Invisible Louise Gray Piccadilly Press
A Library of Lemons Jo Cotterill Piccadilly Press
Fairtytale Hairdresser and Beauty & the Beast Abie Longstaff (author), Lauren Beard (illustrator) Picture Corgi
This Is Not A Bedtime Story Will Mabbitt (author), Fred Blunt (illustrator) Puffin
Superchimp Giles Paley-Phillips QED Publishing
We Are Giants Amber Lee Dodd Quercus
Owl Bat Bat Owl Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick Walker
The Tree Neal Layton Walker
A Jar of Pickles and a Pinch of Justice Chitra Soundar Walker
Fenn Halflin and the Fearzero Francesca Armour-Chelu Walker
Willy and the Cloud Anthony Browne Walker
Isaac and his Amazing Asperger Superpowers! Melanie Walsh Walker
Leafy the Pet Leaf Philip Ardagh (author), Elissa Elwick (illustrator) Walker

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