Nebraska State Awards Book Lists and Nominees

Disclosure: I am an affiliate of and I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase.

Nebraska Golden Sower Award Nominees 2022-23

See Book List    Picture Books – Grades K-2

See Book List    Chapter Books – Grades 3-5

See Book List    Novels – Grades 6-8


The Golden Sower Award is a children’s choice award given annually to authors and illustrators as determined by the votes of thousands of school-age readers from across Nebraska. The award is given out in three categories: Elementary, Juvenile, and Young Adult. This program facilitates and awards kids for reading the nominees and voting for their favorite.