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Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books 2016A Trivia Game for Readers
Who Enjoy a Challenge

"Family Feud" Trivia Game Format

12 Selected Titles for Grades 3-5

12 Selected Titles for Grades 6-8

What You Need to Know

  • Join Battle of the Books
  • Register online beginning in May, last day - June 19
  • Organize on June 8: come-and-go 10am-noon: meet the books, the authors, the other contestants and create teams (email marie@dscl.org with your info if you can’t visit)
  • Teams have 2-4 members
  • Yes, you can create your own team or be placed on one
  • Get busy reading at any time! Book lists are now posted in Select Reads on library website
  • Books available for Battle members specifically – checkout and return Battle Book Club titles with Ms. Marie or Miss Amanda, not through the front desk
  • Titles are a mix of traditional and more recent fiction, as well as a sprinkling of non-fiction
  • Books are of various lengths and reading levels to appeal to a wide-range of readers
  • Game play details and rules can be found on the library website
  • Battle Book Club Meeting on Saturday, July 8: Discuss the books and authors; practice rounds Take advantage of this club meeting, but study independently if you can’t visit
  • Be ready to compete on Game Day, July 20th
    • Battle 2017 for grades 3-5, 9:30am – 10:30am
    • Battle 2017 for grades 6-8, 11:00am – 12:00pm
  • Friends & family are encouraged to attend; award presentation & reception follows