ZB Library

State Reading Challenge 2023-2024

Join us for our state reading challenge!

September 1st, 2023 – January 31st, 2024


This challenge is open to any reader K-8. There are 3 categories – Monarch (K-3), Bluestem (3-5), and Caudill (5-8)

Each category contains 20 books. Participants earn prizes after completing 5, 10, and 15 books. A special prize is awarded once all 20 books from the same list are complete.

You can participate in one, two, or all three clubs.


Once reading is over you will be able to vote for your favorite book between February 1, 2024 – February 15th, 2024.


Register via BeanStack to participate or if you are unable to use BeanStack you can pick up a paper log at Youth Services or call 847-872-4680 ext. 5 to log your books over the phone.


Copies of these books are available in person at the library or digitally through Libby or Hoopla (both are FREE)!


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