Vermont Golden Dome List

Middle School readers rejoice: The new Vermont Golden Dome list (formerly the Dorothy Canfield Fisher list) for 2022-23 has been announced!

The books on this list have undergone a rigorous vetting process, read & ruminated on & reviewed by librarians, teachers & booksellers across the state of Vermont. The 25 titles on this list are fiction, nonfiction, & graphic novels that were deemed, by this Vermont panel, the best books for this age group published in 2021/2.

Take a look at what made the cut this year - voting for your favorites starts on April 4th 2023!

Vermont Book Award Winners for 2021-2022! - Jeudevine Memorial Library

Amari and the Night Brothers (Supernatural Investigations #1) By B. B. Alston Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062975171
Availability: Should Be On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - January 4th, 2022

Willodeen By Katherine Applegate, Charles Santoso (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250147400
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 7th, 2021

Obie Is Man Enough By Schuyler Bailar Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593379462
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 2021

Race to the Bottom of the Earth: Surviving Antarctica By Rebecca E. F. Barone Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250866073
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Square Fish - January 10th, 2023

Flight of the Puffin By Ann Braden Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781984816085
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 30th, 2022

An Occasionally Happy Family By Cliff Burke Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780063286672
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Published: Clarion Books - February 7th, 2023

Yusuf Azeem Is Not a Hero By Saadia Faruqi Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062943231
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Published: Quill Tree Books - September 13th, 2022

Starfish By Lisa Fipps Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984814500
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - March 9th, 2021

Alone By Megan E. Freeman Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781534467576
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Published: Aladdin - May 3rd, 2022

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The Last Cuentista: Newbery Medal Winner By Donna Barba Higuera Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140893
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Levine Querido - October 12th, 2021

The Legend of Auntie Po By Shing Yin Khor Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780525554899
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Published: Kokila - June 15th, 2021

Red, White, and Whole: A Newbery Honor Award Winner By Rajani LaRocca Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063047426
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Published: Quill Tree Books - February 2nd, 2021

A Snake Falls to Earth: Newbery Honor Award Winner By Darcie Little Badger Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140923
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Published: Levine Querido - November 23rd, 2021

Thanks a Lot, Universe: A Novel By Chad Lucas Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781419751035
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Amulet Paperbacks - April 19th, 2022

The Lost Language By Claudia Mills Cover Image
$8.99
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ISBN: 9780823452507
Published: Margaret Ferguson Books - November 1st, 2022

Pony By R. J. Palacio Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553508116
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

Stamped (For Kids): Racism, Antiracism, and You By Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi, Sonja Cherry-Paul (Adapted by), Rachelle Baker (Illustrator) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316167581
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 11th, 2021

Amber and Clay By Laura Amy Schlitz, Julia Iredale (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Laura Amy Schlitz, Julia Iredale (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781536228144
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Published: Candlewick - September 6th, 2022

Just Like That By Gary D. Schmidt Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780544084773
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Published: Clarion Books - January 5th, 2021

Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown By Steve Sheinkin Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250149015
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - September 7th, 2021

The Troubled Girls of Dragomir Academy By Anne Ursu Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062275134
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Published: Walden Pond Press - December 6th, 2022

Erik Vs. Everything By Christina Uss Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358126713
Availability: Usually Ships in 3-5 Days
Published: Clarion Books - August 3rd, 2021

Lotería By Karla Arenas Valenti, Dana Sanmar (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Karla Arenas Valenti, Dana Sanmar (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593176993
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Published: Yearling - January 31st, 2023

Katie the Catsitter: (A Graphic Novel) By Colleen AF Venable, Stephanie Yue (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Colleen AF Venable, Stephanie Yue (Illustrator)
$13.99
ISBN: 9781984895639
Availability: Should Be On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Graphic - January 5th, 2021

The Genius Under the Table: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain By Eugene Yelchin, Eugene Yelchin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Eugene Yelchin, Eugene Yelchin (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536215526
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Published: Candlewick - October 12th, 2021