Submissions are being accepted now for books published in 2019 and we are seeking to distribute this information as widely as possible.

What is it? Connecticut Book Awards recognize the best books by authors and llustrators from Connecticut or books about Connecticut.

Deadline: April 17, 2020

Entry Fee: Starts at $40.00

Categories Accepted: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Books for Young Readers broken into three subcategories: Picture Books, Fiction, and Nonfiction

Special Category: The Bruce Fraser “Spirit of Connecticut”’ Award honoring the memory of longtime director Bruce Fraser.

The awards ceremony will be held in October 2020. Final date is to be determined.

Questions? Contact Lisa Comstock.

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