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2020 - 2021 Black-Eyed Susan Award Winners

And the winner is…

The votes have been counted and thousands of students from across the state have selected their favorite books as part of the Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Book Award program.  The student selections are:

Picture BookZombies Don’t Eat Veggies! by Megan Lacera, illustrated by Jorge Lacera

Grades 4-6A Wolf Called Wander by Rosanne Perry

Graphic Novels Grades 4-6Best Friends by Shannon Hale  illustrated by LeUyen Pham

Grades 6-9 Allies by Alan Gratz & All the Impossible Things by Lindsay Lackey

Graphic Novels Grades 6-9White Bird  by R. J. Palacio

High SchoolWhat If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

Congratulations to our winning authors, illustrators, and publishers and to the students, teachers, and librarians who every year make the program such a resounding success. 

Additional Resources:

Full Summary of Voting Results

Video of 2020-21 Winners

Winners Poster 2020-21

Full List of All Nominees (All Years)

 

 

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