Awards

These are a selection of the awards that Marcus’s books have either won, or been nominated for:

Saint Death
Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal

The Ghosts of Heaven
A Printz Honor Book
Shortlisted for the Bookseller YA Fiction Prize
Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal
Shortlisted for the Costa Book Awards
Shortlisted for the UKLA Book Awards
YALSA Teens’ Top Ten List

She Is Not Invisible
Winner of the Essex Book Award
Winner of the Oxfordshire Book Award
Winner of the Rib Valley Book Award
Winner of the Spellbinding Book Award
Shortlisted for the Guardian Children’s Book Prize
Shortlisted for Les 24 Heures du Livre, Le Mans

Midwinterblood
Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Children’s Book Award
Winner of the Printz Award

White Crow
Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Children’s Book Award

Revolver
A Printz Honor Book
Shortlisted for the Guardian Children’s Book Prize
Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Children’s Book Award
Shortlisted for Le Prix Farniente, Belgium

Fright Forest
Winner of the Rotherham Books Awards – Lower Age Category

Flood and Fang
Shortlisted for Lancashire Fantastic Book Awards
Selected for Scholastic Best Books

Lunatics and Luck
Winner of the The Blue Peter Book Award – Best Book with Pictures

The Kiss of Death
Shortlisted for The Leeds Book Award
Longlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal

Blood Red, Snow White
Shortlisted for the Costa Children’s Book Award
Nominated for the CILIP Carnegie Medal

My Swordhand is Singing
Winner of Booktrust Teenage Book Award
Winner of the Renfrewshire Book Award
Shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Children’s Book Award
Shortlisted for The Brilliant Book Award, Nottingham
Shortlisted for the Southern School’s Book Award
Shortlisted for the Manchester Book Award
Shortlisted for the South Lanarkshire Book Award
Shortlisted for the Calderdale Book of the Year Award
Shortlisted for the Salford Children’s Book Award
Shortlisted for the Surrey Book Award

The Foreshadowing
Winner of the Portsmouth Book Award
Winner of the North East Teenage Book Award
Shortlisted for the Stockport School Book Award
Shortlisted for the Salford Children’s Book Award
Shortlisted for the Booktrust Teenage Book Prize
Shortlisted for the Angus Book Award
Shortlisted for the American Library Association ‘Best Books for Young Adults’
Longlisted for the Carnegie Medal
Longlisted for the Manchester Book Award

The Book of Dead Days
Shortlisted for the Sheffield Children’s Book of the Year
Shortlisted for the South Lanarkshire Book Award
Shortlisted for the Edgar Allan Poe Award
Longlisted for the Guardian Children’s Fiction Award
 
The Dark Horse
Shortlisted for the Guardian Children’s Fiction Award
Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal
Shortlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award

Witch Hill
Shortlisted for the Edgar Allan Poe Award
Shortlisted for the Portsmouth Book Award
Shortlisted for the ALA/IRA award

Floodland
Winner of the Branford Boase Award