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 twelve fabulous books on the Moving On Category Long List.
The Polar Bear Explorers' Club- Alex Bell (Faber and Faber)
Twister- Juliette Forrest (Scholastic)
The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole- Michelle Cuevas (Simon and Schuster)
Ella on the Outside- Cath Howe (Nosy Crow)
Tin - Padraig Kenny (Chicken House)
Running on Empty- S E Durrant (Nosy Crow)
The Children of Castle Rock- Natasha Farrant (Faber and Faber)
Kick- Mitch Johnson (Usborne)
The Eye of the North- Sinead O'Hart (Stripes)
Charlie and Me – Mark Lowery (Piccadilly)
How to Bee- Bren MacDibble (Old Barn Books)
Herstory Katherine Halligan (Nosy Crow)
Which four of these fabulous books will make it to the short list?