Tome It List & Georgia Book Award 2023-2024

  • Tome Society It Books 2023-2024 List

    Anatomy: A Love Story by Dana Schwartz

    Any Sign of Life by Rae Carson

    Beasts of Prey by Ayana Gray

    Daughter of the Moon Goddess by Sue Lynn Tan

    Enduring Freedom by Trent Reedy and Jawad Arash

    Gallant by V.E. Schwab

    Girl Forgotten by April Henry

    Gold Mountain by Betty G. Yee

    Mirror Girls by Kelly McWilliams

    My Mechanical Romance by Alexene Farol Follmuth

    Spells for Lost Things by Jenna Evans Welch

    The Deep Enders by Dave Reardon

    The Last She by H.J. Nelson

    The Memory Index by Julian R. Vaca

    The Red Palace by June Hur

    The Summer We Forgot by Caroline George

    This Woven Kingdom by Tahereh Mafi

    Traitor by Amanda McCrina

    Under the Magnolias by T.I. Lowe

    Where I Belong by Marcia Argueta Mickelson

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  • Georgia Peach Teen Reader Nominees 2022-2023

    The Agathas by Kathleen Glasgow & Liz Lawson

    All My Rage by Sabaa Tahir

    All That's Left in the World by Erik J. Brown

    The Chandler Legacies by Abdi Nazemian

    Confessions of an Alleged Good Girl by Joya Goffney

    The Darkness Outside Us by Eliot Screfer

    The Drowned Woods by Emily Lloyd-Jones

    The Heartbreak Bakery by A. R. Capetta

    Hollow Fires by Samira Ahmed

    How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe by Raquel Vasquez Gilliland

    I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys

    Into the Sublime by Kate A. Boorman

    Kneel by Candace Buford

    Love Times Infinity by Lane Clark

    My Mechanical Romance by Alexene Farol Follmuth

    Right Where I Left You by Julian Winters

    See You Yesterday by Rachel Lynn Solomon

    The Sunbearer Trials by Aiden Thomas

    This Poison Heart by Kalynn Bayron

    Tonight We Rule the World by Zack Smedley


  • The Benefits of Reading Books

    • Exercises your brain
    • "A book is like a garden carried in the pocket." — Chinese Proverb
    • Provides knowledge and information
    • Reduces stress, puts you in a better mood
    • Books are a good topic of conversation
    • Better writing skills
    • Improves concentration and focus
    • Great and free entertainment
    • Enriches the language and vocabulary
    • Develops creativity
    • Books are a window to the world
    • Increases your ability to empathize with others
    • Introduces to the unknown fantasy world
    • Good for memory
    • Books pose questions to stimulate further reflection