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Vermont Book Awards
The Golden Dome Book Award
The Vermont Golden Dome Book Award (formerly the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Book Award) was created to honor excellence in children’s literature. Each year since 1957, Vermont students in grades four through eight have selected their favorite book from a list of nominees. It is recommended that students read at least five of the year’s nominated titles before voting. Voting takes place in the spring, generally beginning in April
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Which of the 25 nominees will be the winner?
If you read five or more of the books from this year’s list you can vote for your favorite! Voting will begin in April 2023. Check in with Ms. Howard for more information.
The Red Clover Book Award
The Red Clover Book Award is designed for children in kindergarten through fourth grade. Each year thousands of Vermont school children read the 10 nominated picture books and vote for their favorite in the spring. The award has been handed out annually since 1997.
Voting will being in April 2023. Check in with Ms. Howard for more information!