The CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2017

Widely regarded as the greatest of all accolades available to a children's writer or illustrator, the annually awarded Medals are unique in that they are judged solely by librarians. Winners of the Kate Greenaway Medal, first awarded 60 years ago in 1957, include Raymond Briggs, Shirley Hughes, Janet Ahlberg, Quentin Blake, Helen Oxenbury and John Burningham.

The Winner

The Shortlist