2018 Nutmeg Book Award Nominees - Elementary

The Nutmeg Book Award 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.  

 

Blizzard Cover Image
By John Rocco, John Rocco (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781423178651
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - October 30th, 2014

A Dance Like Starlight: One Ballerina's Dream Cover Image
By Kristy Dempsey, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399252846
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Published: Philomel Books - January 2nd, 2014

Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas Cover Image
By Lynne Cox, Brian Floca (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375858888
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Published: Schwartz & Wade Books - May 13th, 2014

Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear Cover Image
By Lindsay Mattick, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316324908
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 20th, 2015

Hippopotamister Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626722002
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Published: First Second - May 10th, 2016

Lindbergh: The Tale of a Flying Mouse Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780735841673
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Published: Northsouth Books - May 1st, 2014

Mango, Abuela, and Me Cover Image
By Meg Medina, Angela Dominguez (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763669003
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - August 25th, 2015

Miss Mary Reporting: The True Story of Sportswriter Mary Garber Cover Image
By Sue Macy, C. F. Payne (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481401203
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Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - February 16th, 2016

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My Pet Human Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781250084927
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Published: Square Fish - September 20th, 2016

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Pugs of the Frozen North Cover Image
By Philip Reeve, Sarah McIntyre (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780385387972
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Published: Yearling Books - January 3rd, 2017

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Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny Cover Image
By John Himmelman, John Himmelman (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781250068064
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Published: Square Fish - October 13th, 2015

Upside-Down Magic (Upside-Down Magic #1) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780545800464
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - August 30th, 2016

Wet Cement: A Mix of Concrete Poems Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626722361
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 8th, 2016

When the Beat Was Born: DJ Kool Herc and the Creation of Hip Hop Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596435407
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - August 27th, 2013

The Year of Billy Miller Cover Image
By Kevin Henkes, Kevin Henkes (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062268129
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Published: Greenwillow Books - September 17th, 2013