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.

 

2020 Nominees for the Nutmeg Book Award have been announced:

 

Congratulations to the 2019 Nutmeg Award Winners!

 

The Bad Guys (The Bad Guys #1) Cover Image
By Aaron Blabey, Aaron Blabey (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780545912402
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - December 27th, 2016

Awkward (Berrybrook Middle School #1) Cover Image
$11.00
ISBN: 9780316381307
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: JY - July 21st, 2015

Ghost (Track #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481450164
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

Scythe (Arc of a Scythe #1) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781442472433
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 28th, 2017