Battle of the Books

Meet and compete with other teams from around Lackawanna County!

The books for the battle will be available at the library!

Meetings will take place on Thursdays starting July 9th!

Third Grade – 3PM

Grades 4-6 – 4PM

Grades 7-12 – 5PM

Third Grade Battle (North Pocono Kids Only)

Open to kids going into 3rd grade. Teams of 3-5 kids battle other teams about knowledge of 3 books:

Forever Amber Brown  by Paula Danziger

The Magical Ms. Plum by Bonny Becker

Bink & Gollie by Kate DiCamillo

Junior Battle (Grades 4-6)

Book List:

Matilda by Roald Dahl

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper

Death by Toilet Paper by Donna Gephart

The Boy Who Saved Baseball by John Ritter

Big Battle (Grades 7-12)

Book List (Grades 7-9):

Three Black Swans by Caroline B Cooney

Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix

The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

Jeremy Fink and the Meaning of Life by Wendy Mass

The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Book List (Grades 10-12):

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Evil Librarian by Michelle Knudsen

Dracula by Bram Stoker

The 5th Wave by Rick Yancy

I am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot By the Taliban by

Malala Yousafzai

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