2021 Connecticut Book Awards

The 2021 Connecticut Book Awards are over, but you can still see the whole event right here! Support your favorite Connecticut authors, hear an audio clip or view a book trailer, and listen to acceptance speeches.

For a complete list of winners, please visit here.

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

Books may be purchased via your favorite bookseller or R. J. Julia Booksellers. To download a complete list of books to print out, please click 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.

Events

Book Voyagers
December 9 @ 10:30 am - December 9 @ 11:30 am |
POP (Poets on Poetry)
December 9 @ 7:00 pm - December 9 @ 8:15 pm | Virtual
Book Voyagers
December 10 @ 6:30 pm - December 10 @ 7:30 pm |
Asian American Poets and Community Dialogue: Srinivas Mandavilli
December 11 @ 2:00 pm - December 11 @ 3:00 pm |
Meet the Author of Alchemy of Us | Ainissa Ramirez
December 11 @ 7:00 pm - December 11 @ 8:00 pm | Blackstone Library
Family Program: Cocoa and Crafts Story Hour
December 28 @ 10:00 am - December 28 @ 12:00 pm |
Family Program: Cocoa and Crafts
December 29 @ 10:00 am - December 29 @ 12:00 pm |
Book Voyagers
December 30 @ 2:00 pm - December 30 @ 3:00 pm |
The Intellectual Importance of Youth Fantasy Literature
January 13, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - January 13, 2022 @ 7:00 pm |
Meet the Author: Violet Lumani
January 27, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - January 27, 2022 @ 7:00 pm |

Book Voyagers

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

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