Black-Eyed Susan Book AwardGrades 6-9

Given by Maryland Library Association

Outros Nomes: Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award (Inglês)
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The Black-Eyed Susan Book Award is a student choice award for the state of Maryland that has been awarded each year since 1992. The award seeks to promote literacy and lifelong reading habits by mostrar mais encouraging students to read quality, contemporary literature.

Reading committees of school and public librarians, and other interested members of the Maryland Association of School Librarians (MASL) meet to determine which books will be nominated and placed on student reading lists.

There are six different reading lists:

Picture Books,

Fiction/Nonfiction for

Grades 3-5

Grades 6-8, and

High School

Graphic Novels for

Grades 3-5,

Grades 6-8

How are the books chosen?

The nominated books are expected to be outstanding books that broaden the human experience and provide students with new insights into their own lives. Books may be suggested for consideration by students, teachers, parents, or other interested readers. If you would like to submit a nomination for consideration, please do so at this form by October 1 of each year.

Criteria for Nominated Books:

May be fiction or nonfiction.

Published within the last 4 years (2021 or newer).

Readily available.

Positively reviewed in at least 2 professional review sources.

Books must have been read, discussed, and voted upon by the appropriate Black-Eyed Susan reading committee before being placed on the corresponding list. The committee application process for this school year has closed. Applications for the next school year will open in March and close May 31. You must be a MASL member in order to serve on the committee.

How are the winners chosen?

Students who have followed the “Guidelines for Participation” may cast one vote for the book they consider to be the most outstanding book in each of the categories. The Black-Eyed Susan Book Award Committee gathers and tallies all votes from across the state to determine the winner.

The winning authors and/or illustrators receive an award engraved with the book title, the year, and the Black-Eyed Susan Book Award logo. Authors, illustrators, and publishers recognize the Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Award as an honor bestowed by Maryland student readers.
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Nominee 306

Starfish de Lisa Fipps2023
The Brave de James Bird2023
Hide and Seeker de Daka Hermon2023
Ophie’s Ghosts de Justina Ireland2023
The 47 People You'll Meet in Middle School de Kristin Mahoney2023
Glitch de Laura Martin2023
Summer of Brave de Amy Noelle Parks2023
Just Like That de Gary D. Schmidt2023
Fallout: Spies, Superbombs, and the Ultimate Cold War Showdown de Steve Sheinkin2023
The Shape of Thunder de Jasmine Warga2023
Wink de Rob Harrell2022
Finding Orion de John David Anderson2022
The Disaster Days de Rebecca Behrens2022
Fighting Words de Kimberly Brubaker Bradley2022
Golden Arm de Carl Deuker2022
War Stories de Gordon Korman2022
Homerooms and Hall Passes de Tom O'Donnell2022
Becoming Muhammad Ali de James Patterson2022
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning de Jason Reynolds2022
Zora and Me: The Cursed Ground de T. R. Simon2022
Allies de Alan Gratz2021
All the Impossible Things de Lindsay Lackey2021
The Missing Piece of Charlie O'Reilly de Rebecca K. S. Ansari2021
Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish de Pablo Cartaya2021
Maybe He Just Likes You de Barbara Dee2021
Journey of the Pale Bear de Susan Fletcher2021
The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise de Dan Gemeinhart2021
Charlie Thorne and the Last Equation de Stuart Gibbs2021
The Dollar Kids de Jennifer Richard Jacobson2021
It Wasn't Me de Dana Alison Levy2021
Ghost Boys de Jewell Parker Rhodes2020
Rebound de Kwame Alexander2020
Halfway Normal de Barbara Dee2020
Game Changer de Tommy Greenwald2020
Lifeboat 12 de Susan Hood2020
Deep Water de Watt Key2020
The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl de Stacy McAnulty2020
Amal Unbound de Aisha Saeed2020
Click'd (Click'd, Book 1) de Tamara Ireland Stone2020
Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin de James L. Swanson2020
Restart de Gordon Korman2019
Posted de John David Anderson2019
Greetings from Witness Protection! de Jake Burt2019
The Only Road de Alexandra Diaz2019
Projekt 1065 de Alan Gratz2019
Refugee de Alan Gratz2019
Slider de Pete Hautman2019
Up From the Sea de Leza Lowitz2019
The Evil Wizard Smallbone de Delia Sherman2019
Beyond the Bright Sea de Lauren Wolk2019
A Night Divided de Jennifer A. Nielsen2018
Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard de Jonathan Auxier2018
Soar de Joan Bauer2018
When Friendship Followed Me Home de Paul Griffin2018
Terror at Bottle Creek de Watt Key2018
Ghost de Jason Reynolds2018
Beneath de Roland Smith2018
Falling Over Sideways de Jordan Sonnenblick2018
23 Minutes de Vivian Vande Velde2018
Wolf Hollow de Lauren Wolk2018
When de Victoria Laurie2017
The Crossover de Kwame Alexander2016
I Kill the Mockingbird de Paul Acampora2016
The Night Gardener de Jonathan Auxier2016
The Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy Called Eel de Deborah Hopkinson2016
Ice Dogs de Terry Lynn Johnson2016
The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible . . . on Schindler's List de Leon Leyson2016
Greenglass House de Kate Milford2016
The Boundless de Kenneth Oppel2016
Screaming at the Ump de Audrey Vernick2016
I Am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up for Education and Changed the World [Young Readers Edition] de Malala Yousafzai2016
On the Day I Died: Stories from the Grave de Candace Fleming2015
After Iris de Natasha Farrant2015
The Neptune Project de Polly Holyoke2015
Titanic: Voices From the Disaster de Deborah Hopkinson2015
Far Far Away de Tom McNeal2015
Eddie's War de Carol Fisher Saller2015
Counting by 7s de Holly Goldberg Sloan2015
The Girl from Felony Bay de J. E. Thompson2015
Four Secrets de Margaret Willey2015
Poison de Bridget Zinn2015
Wonder de R. J. Palacio2014
The One and Only Ivan de Katherine Applegate2014
Almost Home de Joan Bauer2014
Chomp de Carl Hiaasen2014
See You at Harry's de Jo Knowles2014
The Limit de Kristen Landon2014
The Lions of Little Rock de Kristin Levine2014
The False Princess de Eilis O'Neal2014
The Grimm Legacy de Polly Shulman2014
Curveball: The Year I Lost My Grip de Jordan Sonnenblick2014
A Tale Dark and Grimm de Adam Gidwitz2013
Jefferson's Sons de Kimberly Brubaker Bradley2013
No Passengers Beyond This Point de Gennifer Choldenko2013
Payback Time de Carl Deuker2013
Hidden de Helen Frost2013
Eight Keys de Suzanne LaFleur2013
Cold Case de Julia Platt Leonard2013
The Apothecary de Maile Meloy2013
Bluefish de Pat Schmatz2013
Okay for Now de Gary D. Schmidt2013
Out of My Mind de Sharon M. Draper2012
Cosmic de Frank Cottrell Boyce2012
The Smoky Corridor: A Haunted Mystery de Chris Grabenstein2012
Closed for the Season de Mary Downing Hahn2012
Fish de Gregory Mone2012
Trash de Andy Mulligan2012
Half Brother de Kenneth Oppel2012
Bystander de James Preller2012
One Crazy Summer de Rita Williams-Garcia2012
The Compound de S.A. Bodeen2011
Anything But Typical de Nora Raleigh Baskin2011
All The Broken Pieces de Ann E. Burg2011
Waiting for Normal de Leslie Connor2011
Boost de Kathy Mackel2011
Every Soul A Star de Wendy Mass2011
Jolted: Newton Starker's Rules for Survival de Arthur Slade2011
When the Whistle Blows de Fran Slayton2011
When You Reach Me de Rebecca Stead2011
Chasing Lincoln's Killer de James L. Swanson2011
Schooled de Gordon Korman2010
Shark Girl de Kelly Bingham2010
A Thousand Never Evers de Shana Burg2010
Dragon's Keep de Janet Lee Carey2010
The London Eye Mystery de Siobhán Dowd2010
Go Big or Go Home de Will Hobbs2010
Skulduggery Pleasant de Derek Landy2010
The Killing Sea de Richard Lewis2010
Zen And The Art Of Faking It de Jordan Sonnenblick2010
Someone Named Eva de Joan M. Wolf2010
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You de Ally Carter2009
One-Handed Catch de M. J. Auch2009
Alabama Moon de Watt Key2009
Epic de Conor Kostick2009
Rules de Cynthia Lord2009
Life as We Knew It de Susan Beth Pfeffer2009
Night of the Howling Dogs de Graham Salisbury2009
The Mailbox de Audrey Shafer2009
Peak de Roland Smith2009
Red Moon at Sharpsburg de Rosemary Wells2009
Drums, Girls, And Dangerous Pie de Jordan Sonnenblick2008
Shakespeare's Secret de Elise Broach2008
Do You Know The Monkey Man? de Dori Hillestad Butler2008
The Last Apprentice (Revenge of the Witch) de Joseph Delaney2008
Perfect de Natasha Friend2008
Crossing the Wire de Will Hobbs2008
Gossamer de Lois Lowry2008
Heat de Mike Lupica2008
Archer's Quest de Linda Sue Park2008
Crooked River de Shelley Pearsall2008
Red Kayak de Priscilla Cummings2007
Code Talker de Joseph Bruchac2007
Code Orange de Caroline B. Cooney2007
Last Shot de John Feinstein2007
Airborn de Kenneth Oppel2007
Project Mulberry de Linda Sue Park2007
Becoming Naomi León de Pam Muñoz Ryan2007
Brainboy and the DeathMaster de Tor Seidler2007
Cryptid Hunters de Roland Smith2007
Adam Canfield of the Slash de Michael Winerip2007
The City of Ember de Jeanne DuPrau2006
Never Mind!: A Twin Novel de Avi2006
Chasing Vermeer de Blue Balliett2006
Trial de Jen Bryant2006
Al Capone Does My Shirts de Gennifer Choldenko2006
Double Dutch de Sharon M. Draper2006
In Darkness, Death de Dorothy Hoobler2006
Travel Team de Mike Lupica2006
The Young Man And The Sea de Rodman Philbrick2006
Vampire High de Douglas Rees2006
Heir Apparent de Vivian Vande Velde2005
Stand Tall de Joan Bauer2005
Things Not Seen de Andrew Clements2005
Once Upon a Marigold de Jean Ferris2005
Pictures of Hollis Woods de Patricia Reilly Giff2005
Hoot de Carl Hiaasen2005
Shakespeare Bats Cleanup de Ron Koertge2005
When My Name Was Keoko de Linda Sue Park2005
Hush de Jacqueline Woodson2005
Girl in a Cage de Jane Yolen2005
Point Blank de Anthony Horowitz2004
Notes from a Liar and Her Dog de Gennifer Choldenko2004
Ruby Holler de Sharon Creech2004
Flipped de Wendelin Van Draanen2004
The Girls de Amy Goldman Koss2004
Gathering Blue de Lois Lowry2004
Miles' Song de Alice McGill2004
Touching Spirit Bear de Ben Mikaelsen2004
The Other Side of Truth de Beverley Naidoo2004
Zach's Lie de Roland Smith2004
Define "Normal" de Julie Anne Peters2003
Artemis Fowl de Eoin Colfer2003
The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn de Dorothy Hoobler2003
No More Dead Dogs de Gordon Korman2003
Hidden Talents de David Lubar2003
A Boy at War: A Novel of Pearl Harbor de Harry Mazer2003
Soldier Mom de Alice Mead2003
Guts de Gary Paulsen2003
Rewind de William Sleator2003
Miracle's Boys de Jacqueline Woodson2003
There's a Dead Person Following My Sister Around de Vivian Vande Velde2002
Midnight Magic de Avi2002
King of Shadows de Susan Cooper2002
The Wanderer de Sharon Creech2002
Jason's Gold de Will Hobbs2002
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town de Kimberly Willis Holt2002
I'm Not Who You Think I Am de Peg Kehret2002
The Wish de Gail Carson Levine2002
Strays Like Us de Richard Peck2002
Downsiders de Neal Shusterman2002
Holes de Louis Sachar2001
Perloo the Bold de Avi2001
Crush de Ellen Conford2001
Burning Up de Caroline B. Cooney2001
The King of Dragons de Carol Fenner2001
Shadow Spinner de Susan Fletcher2001
The Maze de Will Hobbs2001
A Long Way from Chicago de Richard Peck2001
Harry Potter e o Prisioneiro de Azkaban de J. K. Rowling2001
The Boxes de William Sleator2001
Ella Enchanted de Gail Carson Levine2000
The Terrorist de Caroline B. Cooney2000
The Ghost of Fossil Glen de Cynthia DeFelice2000
Lone Wolf de Kristine L. Franklin2000
The Secret of Platform 13 de Eva Ibbotson2000
A Picture of Freedom: The Diary of Clotee, a Slave Girl, Belmont Plantation, Virginia, 1859 de Patricia C. Mckissack2000
Silverwing de Kenneth Oppel2000
My Life in Dog Years de Gary Paulsen2000
Hero de S. L. Rottman2000
Wringer de Jerry Spinelli2000
Don't You Dare Read This, Mrs. Dunphrey de Margaret Peterson Haddix1999
The Apprenticeship of Lucas Whitaker de Cynthia DeFelice1999
Sees Behind Trees de Michael Dorris1999
Yolonda's Genius de Carol Fenner1999
The Music of Dolphins de Karen Hesse1999
Far North de Will Hobbs1999
Search for the Shadowman de Joan Lowery Nixon1999
Lost in Cyberspace de Richard Peck1999
Remembering Mog de Colby F. Rodowsky1999
Belle Prater's Boy de Ruth White1999
Running Out of Time de Margaret Peterson Haddix1998
That Horse Whiskey! de C. S. Adler1998
Between a Rock and a Hard Place de Alden R. Carter1998
With Every Drop of Blood de James Collier1998
Into the Land of the Unicorns de Bruce Coville1998
The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 de Christopher Paul Curtis1998
Kokopelli's Flute de Will Hobbs1998
Shadowmaker de Joan Lowery Nixon1998
Crash de Jerry Spinelli1998
Loch de Paul Zindel1998
The Name of the Game Was Murder de Joan Lowery Nixon1997
Walk Two Moons de Sharon Creech1997
Catherine, Called Birdy de Karen Cushman1997
The Silent Storm de Sherry Garland1997
Winners And Losers de Stephen Hoffius1997
Daniel's Story de Carol Matas1997
Freak the Mighty de Rodman Philbrick1997
Hannah In Between de Colby Rodowsky1997
Storm at the Edge of Time de Pamela F. Service1997
Grab Hands and Run de Frances Temple1997
Night Terrors de Jim Murphy1996
A Taste of Smoke de Marion Dane Bauer1996
Crazy Lady! de Jane Leslie Conly1996
The Boggart de Susan Cooper1996
Heart of a Champion de Carl Deuker1996
When Heroes Die de Penny Raife Durant1996
Alien Secrets de Annette Curtis Klause1996
The Twinkie Squad de Gordon Korman1996
Forest de Janet Taylor Lisle1996
Mr. Tucket de Gary Paulsen1996
The Giver de Lois Lowry1995
Blue Heron de Avi1995
The crone (republished as Shiva accused) de J.H. Brennan1995
Picking Up the Pieces de Patricia Calvert1995
Amazing Gracie de Ann Edwards Cannon1995
Flight #116 Is Down! de Caroline B. Cooney1995
The Gilded Cat de Catherine Dexter1995
If I Had One Wish de Jackie French Koller1995
Letters From a Slave Girl: The Story of Harriet Jacobs de Mary E. Lyons1995
Stepping on the Cracks de Mary Downing Hahn1994
The Hideout de Eve Bunting1994
Keep Laughing de Cynthia D. Grant1994
Mama, Let's Dance de Patricia Hermes1994
Downriver de Will Hobbs1994
I Am Regina de Sally M. Keehn1994
Reluctantly Alice de Phyllis Reynolds Naylor1994
The Haymeadow de Gary Paulsen1994
The River de Gary Paulsen1994
Time Windows de Kathryn Reiss1994
Dogs Don't Tell Jokes de Louis Sachar1994
Risk N' Roses de Jan Slepian1994
There's a Girl in My Hammerlock de Jerry Spinelli1994
Last Summer with Maizon de Jacqueline Woodson1994
Maizon at Blue Hill de Jacqueline Woodson1994
The Silver Kiss de Annette Curtis Klause1993
The Man Who Was Poe de Avi1993
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle de Avi1993
Children of the River de Linda Crew1993
Weasel de Cynthia DeFelice1993
Halsey's Pride de Lynn Hall1993
The Mouse Rap de Walter Dean Myers1993
Shiloh de Phyllis Reynolds Naylor1993
Woodsong de Gary Paulsen1993
Voices after Midnight de Richard Peck1993
Shades of Gray de Carolyn Reeder1993
Dealing with Dragons de Patricia C. Wrede1993


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