Teen Nutmeg Nominees for 2023


The New Nutmeg Book Award Nominees Are Here! 

The Nutmeg Book Award encourages children in grades 2 through 12 to read quality literature and vote for their favorite titles. Jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Library Association and the Connecticut Association of School Librarians, the Nutmeg Committee is comprised of children’s librarians and school library media specialists.

Click on the links below to access the printable list.  To locate a digital copy of the title, click here.

2023 Middle School Nutmeg Nominees
2023 High School Nutmeg Nominees

Middle School Nutmeg book titles

Nutmeg Nominees Middle School Booktalk Video
Want to know more about the Nutmeg Nominees for 7th and 8th grade? Check out these booktalks from our librarians!

Nutmeg book drops podcast

Want to learn more about this year's Nutmeg Book nominees for High School? Click below for the link to the Librarians ConneCT Nutmeg Book Drops podcast. The podcast is geared toward readers, teachers, and anyone interested in connecting children and teens with books. Listeners can find the podcast on Spotify or wherever they find their favorite podcasts.