Book Award Nominees
RI Children’s Book Award Nominees
The Rhode Island Children’s Book Award targets readers in 3rd through 5th Grade. Readers have the opportunity to vote on their favorite book from the list of 20 titles selected by a panel of librarians, reading specialists, and teachers. Follow the link for the 2021 Nominees!
The Rhode Island Middle School Book Award targets readers in grades 6 – 8. Follow the link for the 2021 nominees!
RI Teen Book Award Nominees
The Rhode Island Teen Book Awards is a collaborative project of the School Librarians of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Library Association. The goal is to promote quality literature for teens by highlighting well-written books of interest to those between the ages of 14 and 18. Follow the link for the 2021 Nominees!
Kids Read Across Rhode Island
The Kids Reading Across Rhode Island program, offered by the Rhode Island Center for the Book in partnership with the Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services, encourages students across the state in grades 4 through 6 to read the same book, and engage in community discussions and programs. The 2020 selection is The Oddmire, Book 1: Changeling by William Ritter.
“Magic is fading from the Wild Wood. To renew it, goblins must perform an ancient ritual involving the rarest of their kind – a newborn changeling. But when the fateful night arrives to trade a human baby for a goblin one, something goes terribly wrong.”
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