2022 Connecticut Book Awards




Submissions to the Connecticut Book Awards are now closed, but now the fun begins!
Judges will read books throughout the summer months and long lists will be available in August.
Stay tuned for more activities and events coming up this summer.


For a complete list of 2021 winners, please visit here.


For a complete list of 2021 finalists and winners, please visit here.

Connecticut Grown Literature

Connecticut Center for the Book is the state affiliate of the national Center for the Book in the Library of Congress. Our mission is to promote the written and spoken word throughout the state, and to foster a love of reading for the people of Connecticut.


Poetry Reading: Ekphrastic Extravaganza
June 30 @ 6:30 pm - June 30 @ 8:30 pm |
Online Short Attention Span Literary Club
July 6 @ 1:00 pm - July 6 @ 2:00 pm |
Tempest 1-Year Release Book Event with Ryan Meyer
July 9 @ 12:00 pm - July 9 @ 1:00 pm | Triangle Community Center
Book Voyagers – Tales from Around the World
July 13 @ 3:00 pm - July 13 @ 4:00 pm |
Book Voyagers – Connecticut History Sea Chanteys
July 14 @ 6:30 pm - July 14 @ 7:30 pm |
Book Voyagers – Sharing the gifts of Aloha
July 16 @ 6:30 pm - July 16 @ 7:30 pm |

Book Voyagers

Promoting the joy of reading and encourage families to create literature-rich home environments.

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