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BESBlack Eyed Susan Club

Black Eyed Susan Information 

Black Eyed Susan Review Form (2022-2023)
MASL Current List of Nominees

Find out more about each 2022-2023 Black Eyed Susan Book!


Graphic Novels:

Voting Links:


Black Eyed Susan Review Form (2022-2023)

Students must read a minimum of 3 Black Eyed Susan books in one of the four categories (middle reads, quick reads, challenge reads, or graphic novels) to earn a certificate and to vote for their favorite. Students who meet the requirements will be invited to a voting celebration in April. For more information about the state program visit

Note: Students can read more than 3 BES books across the 4 categories-the student who reads the most BES books receives special recognition.

Black-Eyed Susan Nominated Titles for Middle School Students: Click here for a list of all of the past novels that have been nominated for the Black-Eyed Susan Award for students in grades K-12. This list includes a wide variety of genres and reading levels for all students.  All titles were selected by a committee of librarians from the Maryland Association of School Librarians.