SHORTLIST for the 2013English 4-11 Picture Book Awards

SHORTLIST for the 2013English 4-11 Picture Book Awards

The 2013 Shortlisted Books are:

A First Book of Nature Nicola Davies, illustrated by Mark Hearld Walker Books
Demolition Sally Sutton, illustrated by Brian LovelockWalker Books
Hippospotamus Jeanne Willis, illustrated by Tony RossAndersen Press
House of Horrors Nick Arnold, illustrated by Tony De Saulles Scholastic Children's Books
How We Make Stuff Christiane Dorion, illustrated by Beverley YoungTemplar Publishing
In The Forest Sophie Strady, illustrated by Anouk Boisrobert & Louis Rigaud Tate Publishing
Jack and the Baked Beanstalk Colin Stimpson Templar Publishing
Katie and the Starry Night James Mayhew Orchard
Mr Leon's Paris Barroux, translated by Sarah Ardizzone Phoenix Yard Books
One Gorilla Anthony Browne Walker Books
Rabbityness Jo Empson Child's Play (International) Ltd
The Chronicles of Harris Burdick Chris Van Allsburg Andersen Press
The Fact or Fiction Behind Urban Myths Paul Mason Wayland
Where My Wellies Take Me Clare and Michael Morpurgo, illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill Templar Publishing
Who's For Dinner Claire Freedman, illustrated by Nick East Little Tiger Press

The winning book in each of four categories - Fiction 4-7 yrs and 7-11 yrs, and Non-Fiction 4-7 yrs and 7-11 yrs - will be announced in late April 2013.

The Awards, given by the English Association, will be presented to the winners on Wednesday 15 May 2013 at the British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, following the Association's AGM.