All 80 titles for the six categories of our long list have now been reviewed! Each and every one a fantastic book, highly recommended by JAB and the NSTAB team.
The short list will be announced on the 8th September. Votes from the panel are already coming in so here's a little reminder of the twenty fabulous books on the Picture Book Category Long List.
After the Fall Dan Santat (Andersen Press)
Almost Anything - Sophy Henn (Puffin)
Cyril and Pat- Emily Gravett (Two Hoots)
Fairy Tale Pets - Tracey Corderoy, illustrated by Jorge Martin (Little Tiger)
What's Your Favourite Colour? - Eric Carle and Friends (Walker)
Goat's Coat - Tom Percival, illustrated by Christine Pym (Bloomsbury)
I'm Going to Eat This Ant- Chris Naylor-Ballesteros (Bloomsbury)
Izzy Gizmo Pip Jones, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie (Simon and Schuster)
Little Red Reading Hood Lucy Rowland, illustrated by Ben Mantle (Macmillan)
Lulu Gets a Cat Anna McQuinn, illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw (Alanna Books)
Mrs Noah's Pockets Jackie Morris, illustrated by James Mayhew (Otter Barry Books)
Nimesh the Adventurer Ranjit Singh, illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini (Lantana)
Something Fishy Polly Dunbar (Two Hoots)
The Great Gran Plan Eli Woollard, illustrated by Steven Lenton (Macmillan)
Unplugged Steve Antony (Hodder)
This Zoo is Not for You Ross Collins (Nosy Crow)
The Word Collector Peter H. Reynolds (Orchard Books)
Look Out, It's A Dragon! Jonny Lambert (Little Tiger)
The Last Chip Duncan Beedie (Templar Publishing)
Spyder Matt Car (Scholastic)
All amazing! Which will make it to the short list?