Episode 50: Greenaway Special with Sophy Henn and David Melling

Broadcast 26 June, 2018

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Louise and Katherine are joined in the studio by picture book creators Sophy Henn and David Melling, to discuss the shortlisted titles for the 2018 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal. Plus we hear from children at Victoria College Belfast about taking part in the Greenaway Shadowing Scheme.

Our guests

Sophy Henn

David Melling


Town is by the Sea illustrated by Sydney Smith and written by Joanne Schwartz

King of the Sky illustrated by Laura Carlin and written by Nicola Davies

Night Shift illustrated and written by Debi Gliori

A First Book of Animals illustrated by Petr Horáček and written by Nicola Davies

The Song from Somewhere Else illustrated by Levi Pinfold and written by A.F. Harrold

Thornhill illustrated and written by Pam Smy

Under the Same Sky illustrated and written by Britta Teckentrup

Find out more

Find out about the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal

Read more reviews from children participating in this year's shadowing scheme

Listen to episode 36 for our discussion of shortlisted book King of the Sky