There are many ways to participate in the Nutmeg Book Award:

    Read and Vote for Your Favorite Nutmeg Book: Students in grades 2-12 and any other interested readers are warmly invited
    to read, enjoy, and vote each April for their favorite Nutmeg book.
    Please contact your school or public library for your place to vote.

    Serve on a Nutmeg Book Selection Committee: 
  • Students in Grades 6 & 7 may apply to serve on the Intermediate committee
  • Students in Grades 8 & 9 may apply to serve on the Teen committee
  • Students in grades 10 & 11 may apply to serve on the High School committee
  • There are no student readers on the Elementary committee
Click Here for information about serving on a Book Selection Committee

    Applications will be posted on this page in October 2017. 

Share the Nutmeg nominees with students, encourage activities, and use our website for ideas. If there is no voting in place in your school, you can submit your class votes during the month of April or collaborate with your local library.  Please contact us with any questions. 

Encourage your students/patrons to read the Nutmegs. Create programs and activities designed to promote reading from the lists. Collect votes in April. Tell teachers, parents, and other interested people about these lists of great books.

Members of CASL and CLA are invited to serve on a Book Selection Committee and then the Nutmeg Steering Committee. 

Click Here for information about serving on a Book Selection Committee

Thank you to all who applied to serve on a Nutmeg committee.  

You will be notified before the new year if you have or ave not been selected to serve on a committee. 

If you have any questions, please contact the corresponding selection chairperson:

Selection Co-Chairs Elementary (grades 2-4)
Amy Laughlin / and Shana Morales /
Selection Co-Chairs Intermediate (grades 4-6)
Pamela Dear / and Rebecca Anderson /
Selection Chair Teen (grades 7-8)
        Cara McConnell /
Selection Co-Chairs High School (grades 9-12)
        Danielle Berube / and Alexandra Klaus /

General questions can be addressed to the Steering Chairperson  Kari Hamad

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