Battle of the Books - April 16, 2016
Winterset Middle School
706 W. School St.
Arrive at Van Meter School by 8am on Saturday, April 16 so that we can take a bus to Winterset. Pool play will be 9am to noon. The top 16 teams will compete in the tournament in the afternoon. This should be finished by 4pm.
We will have 1 hour for lunch. Winterset Middle School will have concessions and a bake sale items available for purchase. Students will need to bring money or a sack lunch. As a group, we will not be leaving Winterset Middle School for lunch. Parents are welcome to take their students elsewhere for lunch if they choose.
Parents and Family
Families are welcome to attend the battle. Please only enter the the room between rounds so that it does not interrupt play.
Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Booklist for Battle of the Books 2015-2016
Crossover by Kwame Alexander
Almost Home by Joan Bauer
El Deafo by Cece Bell
The Family Romanov by Candace Fleming
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabstein
A Tangle of Knots by Lisa Graff
The Eleventh Plague by Jeff Hirsch
The Great Trouble: A Myster of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy Called Eel by Deborah Hopkinson
See You at Harry's by Joanna Knowles
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
Listening for Lucca by Suzanne LaFleur
Duke by Kirby Larson
The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible on Schindler's List by Leon Leyson
Half a Chance by Cynthia Lord
QB 1 by Mike Lupica
Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin
Capture the Flag by Kate Messner
The False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen
The Blood Guard by Carter Roy
Code of Silence by Tim Shoemaker
Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg
King of the Mound: My Summer with Satchel Paige by Wes Tooke
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
Crow by Barbara Wright