Welcome to Minnesota Youth Reading Awards!
This is the home of the Maud Hart Lovelace and Star of the North Book awards.
It is Minnesota Youth Reading Awards' (MYRA's) purpose to administer yearly "read and vote" awards programs, providing nominee titles that offer opportunities for Minnesota youth to see themselves and others in the pages, to make new connections, and to engage and enjoy the world of reading.
Proudly 100% volunteer powered! Connecting Minnesota youth to amazing books for 40 years.
Why Join MYRA?
2021 MYRA Awards Ceremony
The Minnesota Youth Reading Awards -- home of the Star of the North and Maud Hart Lovelace awards -- are pleased to present the 2021 MYRA Awards!
Tune in to Facebook Live for the virtual awards ceremony, featuring an incredible line-up of authors, prize giveaways, and lots of fun.
Special guests include:
RSVP on Facebook for this free event. We can’t wait to celebrate the 2021 MYRA Award winners and the Minnesota readers that made it possible!
Volunteer With MYRA!
We are always needing assistance with MYRA activities throughout the year.
Please email email@example.com if you are interested in joining our organization! MYRA cannot function without our great volunteers, from board members, selection committee members and readers.