Can't wait to 'see' you at the 2021 CT Book Awards!

2021 Connecticut Book Awards

Date: Friday, October 22, 2021
Time: 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Cost: Free!

A link to the virtual event will be sent in advance.

To see the full list of finalists, please visit here.

 

Meet some of your favorite Connecticut authors in person (!) at the Connecticut Literary Festival.

October 23, 2021
Real Art Ways | 56 Arbor Street | Hartford


Time Name Book Title
11:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Sarah Albee Accidental Archaeologist
11:30 a.m. – Noon Carrie Firestone Dress Coded
Noon-12:30 p.m. Janae Marks From the Desk of Zoe Washington
12:30-1:00 p.m. TBD TBD
1:00-1:30 p.m. TBD TBD
1:30-2:00 p.m. TBD TBD
2:00-2:30 p.m. Amy Poeppel Musical Chairs
2:30-3:00 p.m. Ainissa Ramiriz Alchemy of Us
3:00-3:30 p.m. Sari Rosenblatt Father Guards the Sheep
3:30-4:00 p.m. TBD TBD
4:00-4:30 p.m. TBD TBD
4:30-5:00 p.m. TBD TBD

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

Telling Your Family Story-Putting It All Together Virtual Workshop
October 20 @ 6:00 pm - October 20 @ 7:30 pm |
An Evening with Author Phil Klay
October 20 @ 7:00 pm - October 20 @ 8:30 pm | Simsbury Public Library
Online Short Attention Span Literary Club
October 21 @ 2:00 pm - October 21 @ 3:00 pm |
Book Voyagers
October 22 @ 6:30 pm - October 22 @ 7:30 pm |
Book Voyagers
October 26 @ 10:30 am - October 26 @ 11:30 am |
WALLACE STEVENS BIRTHDAY BASH
November 6 @ 3:00 pm - November 6 @ 5:00 pm |
The Art of Graphic Novels
November 13 @ 10:00 am - November 13 @ 12:00 pm |
Meet the Author: Namina Forna
November 18 @ 7:00 pm - November 18 @ 8:00 pm |
Exhibition Exploration for Families: Magic, Mayhem, and Maturity
November 20 @ 10:00 am - November 20 @ 11:00 am |

Book Voyagers

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

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