Monarch & Bluestem Award Book Talks

Make your voice heard! Read books from the 2021 Illinois Readers’ Choice lists and vote on which is your favorite. Track which books you’ve read using the Beanstack app (iOS/Google Play) or website. Once you’ve created your Beanstack account, choose the challenge for your grade level and start reading. Meet the reading goal for your award to get your invitation to vote in February 2021 and keep reading to earn your patch!

Learn more about some of these award-worthy books with our Youth Librarians below:

Bluestem Books with Miss Alexa

More Bluestem Books with Miss Tara

Monarch Books with Miss Holly

Monarch Books with Miss Kimberly: Part 1

Monarch Books with Miss Kimberly: Part 2