2019 shortlist: The five brilliant books on this year’s shortlist
Oscar's Book Prize
Oscar’s Book Prize is an annual prize for the best under-fives book of the year.
It is awarded in memory of Oscar Ashton and in partnership with Amazon, the Evening Standard and the National Literacy Trust.
The shortlist for 2019, in no particular order, is: Almost Anything by Sophy Henn; Ruby’s Worry by Tom Percival; Baby’s First Bank Heist by Jim Whalley and Stephen Collins; How to be a Lion by Ed Vere and The Way Home for Wolf by Rachel Bright and Jim Field. The winning book will be announced on 9 May at a ceremony in London.
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2019 PRIZE ENTRY NEWS: This year’s shortlist of brilliant books is revealed!