Battle of the Books

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    Romig and West teams will begin meeting at lunch in late September 2022.  If you are interested in joining our team, please enroll with the appropriate Canvas link below: 


    Romig Battle of the Books Enrollment:  (link will be posted in August 2022)

    West Battle of the Books Enrollment:  (link will be posted in August 2022)


    The 2022-2023 middle and high school titles are listed below.  (The entire K-12 list is available here if you are curious about elementary title selections.)





    2022 – 2023 Battle List

    Middle School:

    collage of book covers of 22-23 Alaska battle books


    Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman
    Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
    Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse
    Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
    Island War by Patricia Reilly Giff
    Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
    Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
    Restart by Gordon Korman
    Tale of Magic by Chris Colfer
    When Stars are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson


    2022 – 2023 Battle List

    High School:

    collage of 22-23 high school Alaska battle titles


    Banned Book Club by Hyun Souk Kim
    Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie
    Dry by Neal Shusterman
    Fellowship of the Ring by JRR Tolkein
    Inheritance Game by Jennifer Barnes
    Lockdown by Alexander Smith
    They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera
    Thirteen Doorways: Wolves Behind them All by Laura Ruby
    We are Not Free by Traci Chee
    Wild Lands by Paul Greci