Nutmeg Children’s Book Award


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. There are lists for four divisions: Elementary (grades 2-4), Intermediate (grades 4-6), Middle School (grades 7-8), 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 our sponsoring organizations.

Click below to find out the nominated titles for 2023: