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Poll to pick best children's book prize winner | News | Guardian Unlimited Books

The shortlists for this year's awards are:

The Road of the Dead by Kevin Brooks
A Swift Pure Cry by Siobhan Dowd
The Road of Bones by Anne Fine
Beast by Ally Kennen
Just in Case by Meg Rosoff
My Swordhand is Singing by Marcus Sedgewick

Kate Greenaway
The Elephantom by Ross Collins
Orange Pear Apple Bear by Emily Gravett
The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon by Mini Grey
Scoop! An Exclusive by Monty Molenski, John Kelly and Cathy Tincknell
Augustus and His Smile by Catherine Rayner
The Emperor of Absurdia by Chris Riddell

To help publiicise the award and encourage the public to vote online a panel chaired by Nicolette Jones selected the following Top Tens [follow the Guardian link for more details]

Top 10s Judges' choice of past winners

Carnegie medal winners

Skellig David Almond (1998)
Junk Melvin Burgess (1996)
Storm Kevin Crossley-Holland (1985)
A Gathering Light Jennifer Donnelly (2003)
The Owl Service Alan Garner (1967)
The Family From One End Street Eve Garnett (1937)
The Borrowers Mary Norton (1952)
Tom's Midnight Garden Philippa Pearce (1958)
Northern Lights Philip Pullman (1995)
The Machine-Gunners Robert Westall (1981)

Kate Greenaway medal winners

Each Peach Pear Plum Janet Ahlberg (1978)
Tim All Alone Edward Ardizzone (1956)
Mr Magnolia Quentin Blake (1980)
Father Christmas Raymond Briggs (1973)
Gorilla Anthony Browne (1983)
Borka John Burningham (1963)
I Will Not Ever Never Eat a Tomato Lauren Child (2000)
Dogger Shirley Hughes (1977)
The Highwayman Charles Keeping (1981)
Alice in Wonderland Helen Oxenbury (1999)

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