BATTLE OF THE BOOKS
Battle of the Books is an exciting type of reading club that uses a game show format to challenge teams' knowledge of eight pre-selected books from a variety of authors and genres. Teams of students are asked questions based on the characters, plots, themes, and settings of the books. Points are scored by correctly identifying the titles and authors of the books.
El Deafo by Cece Bell
Kid Owner by Tim Green
Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25 by Richard Paul Evans
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Locker Hero by Rachel Renée Russell
One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullay Hunt
Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier
Space Case by Stuart Gibbs
Wonder by R. J. Palacio
Students from grades 6 to 8 are eligible to compete. Teams may consist of no more than 4 students. Students may read all of the books or divide the reading amongst the team members.