Battle of the Books Reading List

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Elementary BOB 2018-2019 Book List

Battle of the booksAllie, First at Last by Angela Cervantes

Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan

Aru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani Chokshi

Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead

Brave Like My Brother by Marc Tyler Nobleman

Bronze and Sunflower by Wenxuan Cao

Clayton Byrd Goes Underground by Rita Williams-Garcia

The Contract by Derek Jeter

Counting Thyme by Melanie Conklin

The Distance to Home by Jenn Bishop

Garvey’s Choice by Nikki Grimes

The Last by Katherine Applegate

The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary by Laura Shovan

Liberty by Kirby Larson

The Lost Books: The Scroll of Kings by Sarah Prineas - *Released 6/26/2018

The Map Trap by Andrew Clements

Masterminds by Gordon Korman

A Million Ways Home by Dianna Dorisi Winget

Moo by Sharon Creech

The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier

Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story by Nora Raleigh Baskin

Rescue on the Oregon Trail by Kate Messner

Restart by Gordon Korman

The Sasquatch Escape by Suzanne Selfors

Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks

Some Kind of Courage by Dan Gemeinhart

Sputnik’s Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Tiger Boy by Mitali Perkins

Unidentified Suburban Object by Mike Jung

Wish by Barbara O’Connor


*Readers must respond with the underlined portions of each title during the written and oral rounds of the battle to earn credit for an answer. In the case of tie scores, the judges will consider full titles and author names (during the written portion only).



Lincoln Elementary School students interested in participating in Battle of the Books should contact Mrs. Ann Prichard. 

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