The Buckeye Children’s & Teen Book Awards 2022

Looking for book title recommendations? Why not read books nominated by students like you! The Buckeye Children’s & Teen Book Awards, opens a new window (BCTBA) are the state’s only awards of book titles that are nominated and voted on by students across the state. Voting for this year will be from September 1 through November 10.

Teachers and librarians are the only adults that can submit nominations, since they tend to represent a group of students. The BCTBA has winners dating back to 1982! In fact, you can nominate now, for 2023! Follow this link to nominate your choice of a book that has been published within the last two years:, opens a new window


The 2022 nominees are:

For Grades K-2    

For Grades 3-5

For Grades 6-8

For Teens Grades 9-12

The Buckeye Children’s & Teen Book Awards 2022