It’s All About the Books

We have begun to generate documents to help you purchase and preview titles for the 2017-2018 competition.  All documents are saved in an Office365 OneDrive account and all links to the documents make them viewable, downloadable or editable without having an account.  Please download the documents to your computer if you plan on sharing or changing them.  

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The books used in the Elementary and Middle School HRRB competitions are taken from the Georgia Children’s Book Award Nominees List.  Information about the award, as well as current and past lists are available at the Georgia Children’s Literature Conference website.  You can learn more about the award's active involvement in the Helen Ruffin Competition here.  You can also contact the committee at  

The 2017-2018 GCBA nominees list has been released!  See it here.

Books for the High School competition are from the Georgia Peach Teen Award Nominee list. For information about that award, please visit the Peach Teen Award website. The 2017-2018 Peach Teens nominees list has been released!  See it here.