2019 Official Title Lists

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Title Lists

Access the 2019 official Grades 4-6 and Grades 7-8 title lists. Student team captains and team members are responsible for memorizing the titles and authors on this official title list. Only the underlined portions of titles must be memorized.

Grades 4-6 Title List

TeachingBooks.net provides original, in-studio movies of authors and illustrators, and a wealth of multimedia resources on our Battle of the Books titles to support reading and library activities for all grades and content areas. These are the resources for grades 4-6.

2019 Title List

Grades 7-8 Title List

TeachingBooks.net provides original, in-studio movies of authors and illustrators, and a wealth of multimedia resources on our Battle of the Books titles to support reading and library activities for all grades and content areas. These are the resources for grades 7-8.

2019 Title List