Green Mountain Book Award Nominees


Vermont’s book award for high school students, voted for by those students, grades 9-12. Titles in our collection are in italics.

Co-sponsored by the Vermont Educational Media Association, Vermont Library Association and the Vermont Department of Libraries, this program is designed to introduce to high school students some excellent books for their pleasure reading.


Acevedo, Elizabeth The Poet X
Adeyemi, Tomi Children of Blood and Bone
Gardner, Whitney Chaotic Good
Henry, Katie Heretics Anonymous
Ireland, Justina Dread Nation
Lucier, Makiia Isle of Blood and Stone
McEwen, Scott & Hof Williams Camp Valor
Murphy, Julie Puddin’
Norton, Preston Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe
Nwaubani, Adaobi Tricia Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree
Partridge, Elizabeth Boots on the Ground: America’s War in Vietnam
Ribay, Randy After the Shot Drops
Tucholke, April Genevieve The Boneless Mercies
Ukazu, Ngoz Check, Please!
Zoboi, Ibi Pride