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Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books Book List


Bystander by James Preller

City of Ember by Jeanne DePrau

Fever, 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

Goodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead

Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins

Grimm Legacy by Polly Shulman

Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelly Pearson

Tesla's Attic by Neil Shusterman

Upside Down in the Middle of Nowhere by Julie Lamana

War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

BoB meets in the Library at Lunch:  Participants, please see the calendar under Groups / Battle of the Books for meeting dates.


Students read 10 books, remember details from them, and compete with other Battle of the Books participants.  The highest scoring participant will be the DV Battle of the Books winner.


The 12 highest scoring students will qualify for the Battle of the Books team. Our team will compete in a District-wide competition on March 28 at Dougherty High School.

BoB Quizzes: Single Book

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