Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books is a book-based trivia tournament for children in grades 4-6. Libraries hold local competitions to determine which team will compete at the Regional Battle near the end of the school year.

The 2018 Regional Battle will be held on Saturday, May 5, at St. James School in Gouverneur.

Reading list for 2018


Battle of the Books Toolkit Word | PDF (for public libraries): Everything you need to know about hosting your own local battle.

Battle of the Books website (for participants): The place to direct students, parents, coaches, and teachers.

Guidelines for writing questions (for Battle of the Books committee members)

Help kids keep track of what they've read with these handy Book Battle Fact Trackers!

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