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Connecticut's Nutmeg Book Award

Please visit our new Nutmeg website at: https://sites.google.com/site/nutmegbookaward/  

2016 Nutmeg Nominees:  Please read and vote in April 2016 ... 

High School 2016 Nominees

     Book discussion guides - high school nominees

Teen 2016 Nominees

     Book discussion guides - teen nominees

Intermediate 2016 Nominees

     Book discussion guides - intermediate nominees

Elementary 2016 Nominees

     Book discussion guides - elementary nominees

     Nutmeg Elementary wiki (for sharing student work and opinions on the titles)

     Nutmeg Elementary Toolkit

     Developing Your Nutmeg Elementary Award Toolkit (CASL/CECA presentation)    

2016 Nutmeg labels and bookmarks Order Form  Please print out the order form and send it in.

About the Nutmeg Book Award

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

The Four Levels of Nutmeg:                                                                           

Elementary Award:  Grades 2-4  (15 nominees each year)

Intermediate Award:  Grades 4-6  (10 nominees each year)

Teen Award:  Grades 7-8  (10 nominees each year)

High School Award:  Grades 9-12  (10 nominees each year)

For 2016 labels and bookmarks:  2016 Order Form.


General questions can be sent to the 2016 steering chair: Heather Aronson haronson@biblio.org.

Nutmeg Timeline:   click here   The timeline of the Nutmeg Book Award has shifted to match the school year instead of the calendar year.

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For more information about Connecticut's state book award, the Nutmeg Award, please see the following pages or use the tabs at left:

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