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Battle of the Books

Congratulations DV Team! 2017-18 District Winners

Diablo Vista's Battle of the Books Team brought home the winner's trophy from our district competition.  Our team scored highest of all other middle schools who participated this year.  Team members read 10 books, and answered detailed questions about the contents.  What a great accomplishment.  

Battle of the Books 2018-19 Book List

The Alchemyst by Michael Scott

False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen

Iron Trial by Holly Black

The List by Patricia Forde

Listen, Slowly by Thanhha Lai

The Project by Brian Falkner

Refugee by Alan Gratz

Space Case by Stuart Gibbs

Train I Ride by Paul Mosier

Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt

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


The 15 highest scoring students will qualify for the Battle of the Books team. Our team will compete in a District-wide competition on March 26 at Dougherty High School.