Nutmeg Book Award

Nutmeg Book Award Winners and Nominees Are Available at River Bend Bookshop

The Nutmeg Book Award encourages children in grades 2-12 to read quality literature and to choose their favorite from a list of ten nominated titles.

  • Votes are cast in four divisions: Elementary (grades 2-3); Intermediate (grades 4-6); Middle School (grades 7-8); and High School (grades 9-12)
  • Jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Library Association (CLA) and the Connecticut Association of School Librarians (CASL), the Nutmeg Committee is comprised of children's librarians and school library media specialists who are members of the sponsoring organizations.

 

2021 Nominees for the Nutmeg Book Award have been announced:

 

Congratulations to the 2020 Nutmeg Award Winners!  All of these titles are in stock at the bookshop.

 

A Boy Called Bat Cover Image
By Elana K. Arnold, Charles Santoso (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062445834
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Walden Pond Press - March 13th, 2018

Ban This Book: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780765385581
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Starscape - May 1st, 2018

Posted Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062338211
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Walden Pond Press - May 1st, 2018

Long Way Down Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781481438261
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - April 2nd, 2019