The full shortlist is:
Bookbug Readers (0-7 years)
- Jack and the Flum Flum Tree by Julia Donaldson, Illustrated by David Roberts (Macmillan)
-The Day Louis Got Eaten by John Fardell (Andersen Press)
-Solomon Crocodile by Catherine Rayner (Macmillan)
Younger Readers (8-11 years)
-Out of the Depths by Cathy MacPhail (Bloomsbury)
-Soldier’s Game by James Killgore (Floris Books)
-The World of Norm: May Contain Nuts by Jonathan Meres (Orchard)
Older Readers (12-16 years)
-The 13th Horseman by Barry Hutchison (Harper Collins)
-Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (Electric Monkey)
-The Prince Who Walked With Lions by Elizabeth Laird (Macmillan)
Borrow them from the University of Strathclyde's Andersonian Library, where children's books are housed on Level 5, or try your public library.
The Scottish Children’s Book Awards are managed by Scottish Book Trust in partnership with Creative Scotland, and supported by the Times Educational Supplement Scotland (TESS) and Waterstone’s.