Middle School Grades 7-8

2025 Middle School Flyer.pdf

2024 Middle School Nutmeg Winner

Past Teen/Middle School Grades 7-8 Winners

2024: Dress Coded by Carrie Firestone

2023: Game Changer by Tommy Greenwald

2022: The Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling

2021: The New Kid by Jerry Craft

2020: Posted by John David Anderson

Teen Grades 7-8 Past Nominees and Resources 

For Teen Grades 7-8 nominee selection criteria, see our FAQs page. 

Book Discussion Guides for Teen nominees

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Past Nutmeg Book Award Winners