Guardian children's fiction prize longlist 2016

 Read reviewRiverkeep

Riverkeep

Martin Stewart

When Fifteen-year-old Wulliam's father is possessed by a dark spirit, Wull hears that a cure for Pappa's illness lurks in the belly of a great sea-dwelling beast known as the mormorach, and so he embarks on an epic journey down...

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The Bone Sparrow

The Bone Sparrow

Zana Fraillon

Subhi's imagination is as big as the ocean and wide as the sky, but his world is much smaller: he's spent his whole life in an immigration detention centre. The Bone Sparrow is a powerful, heartbreaking, sometimes funny...

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 Read reviewThe Marvels

The Marvels

Brian Selznick

Told in two stand-alone stories, the first nearly 400 pages of continuous pictures, and the second in text.

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Sweet Pizza

Sweet Pizza

G. R. Gemin, Tom Clohosy Cole

Joe's family run the local cafe in Bryn Mawr. It's seen better days and Joe's mam wants to sell it. But it was started before the war by Joe's Italian great-great grandfather, and he can't bear to see it shut. He vows to save the...

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The Smell of Other People's Houses

The Smell of Other People’s Houses

Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock

Ruth wants to be remembered by her grieving mother. Dora wishes she was invisible to her abusive father. Alyce is staying at home to please her parents. Hank is running away for the sake of his brothers. Four very different lives...

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Crongton Knights: Winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize

Crongton Knights: Winner of the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize

Alex Wheatle

From the acclaimed author of Liccle Bit, comes another story from the South Crong council estate in inner city London.

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Chasing the Stars

Chasing the Stars

Malorie Blackman

What happens when love brings loss? When love brings hate? Olivia and her twin brother Aidan are heading alone back to Earth following the virus that wiped out the rest of their crew, and their family, in its entirety.

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