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The purpose of the NC Battle of the Books Competition is to encourage the reading of quality literature by a variety of young adult authors. The Battle of the Books team is open to all students in 6th, 7th and 8th grade.

The team meets on Friday afternoons from 3:15 until 4:00. The team will meet on the following dates:

September7, 14, 21 28
October 5, 12
November 9, 16, 30
December 7, 14
(more dates to come!)


North Carolina School Library Media Association
2018-2019 Middle School Battle of the Books List

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
The Nine Pound Hammer by John Claude Bemis
Wild Things by Clay Carmichael
Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger
Diamonds in the Shadow by Caroline B. Cooney
Ashes to Asheville by Sarah Dooley
Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper
Incarceron by Catherine Fisher
One for the Murphys by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Paper Things by Jennifer Richard Jacobson
Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
Alexander Hamilton: The Making of America by Teri Kanefield
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Death Cloud by Andrew Lane
White Fang by Jack London
Under the Mesquite by Guadalupe Garcia McCall
Cinder by Marissa Meyer
All of the Above by Shelley Pearsall
Ghost by Jason Reynolds
The Wednesday Wars by Gary D. Schmidt
Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys
Undefeated by Steve Sheinken
Everlost by Neal Shusterman
Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan
Deathwatch by Robb White
Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

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