South Carolina Book Awards

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The South Carolina Association of School Librarians annually selects the nominees for the South Carolina Book Awards. The South Carolina Book Awards encourage students to read quality, contemporary literature and to honor the authors of the books. The winners of the book awards are chosen by student vote.

The Book Awards page at the SCASL website has information about the selection process, book award criteria, logos, and lists of past award winners.

2022-2023 SC Book Awards Nominees

 

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SC Picture Book Award

The South Carolina Picture Book Award nominees are chosen to encourage students to read good quality contemporary literature. Each title is appropriate for a 4K-3 grade level. Visit SCASL's SC Picture Book Award page to learn more about past nominees and other materials.

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SC Children's Book Award

The South Carolina Children’s Book Award nominees are appropriate for a 3-6 grade level. Visit SCASL's SC Children's Book Award page to learn more about past nominees and other materials.

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SC Junior Book Award

The South Carolina Junior Book Award nominees are appropriate for 6-8 grade levels. Visit SCASL's SC Junior Book Award page to learn more about past nominees and other materials.

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SC Young Adult Book Award

The South Carolina Young Adult Book Award nominees are appropriate for 9-12 grade levels. Visit SCASL's SC Young Adult Book Award page to learn more about past nominees and other materials.