Black Eye Susans Literary Award

Nominated for 2021-2022


** Grades 4-6 Chapter and Graphic Novels will be used in the BCPL Battle of The Books Public Library & Public Schools Competition**

What is the Black-Eyed Susan Book Award?

"The Black-Eyed Susan Book Award is a children’s choice award for the state of Maryland. Each year since 1992, the Black-Eyed Susan Book Award has been given to authors and/or illustrators of outstanding books chosen for the award by Maryland students. The award seeks to promote literacy and lifelong reading habits by encouraging students to read quality, contemporary literature. " (