Book Awards
Below are the titles of 20 books that have been nominated by educators throughout the state as candidates for the 2018 Monarch  and Bluestem Awards.  The Monarch Award is given to a book appropriate for students in grades K - 3, and the Bluestem Award is given to a book appropriate for students in grades 3-5.  Our students will vote in March, and the statewide winner will be announced later that month.