The long list of 20 books has been cut to just eight:
The CILIP Carnegie Medal 2016 shortlist in full (alphabetically by author surname)
- One by Sarah Crossan (Bloomsbury)
- The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge (Macmillan)
- There Will Be Lies by Nick Lake (Bloomsbury)
- The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness (Walker Books)
- Five Children on the Western Front by Kate Saunders (Faber)
- The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick (Indigo)
- Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley (MiraInk)
- Fire Colour One by Jenny Valentine (HarperCollins)
Were your predictions the same?
How do you feel about the books that have been selcted?
Let me know in the comments