Battle of the Books

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    Romig and West teams will begin meeting at lunch in late September 2024.


    The 2024-2025 middle and high school tentative titles are listed below.  (The entire K-12 list is available here if you are curious about elementary title selections.)






     middle school battle of the books collage 2024-2025

    Alone by Megan Freeman
    Disappearing Spoon by Sam Kean
    Holes by Louis Sachar
    I am the Walrus by Neal Shusterman
    The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat
    Northwind by Gary Paulsen
    Storm Runner by Jennifer Cervantes
    Ungifted by Gordon Korman
    Wednesday Wars by Gary Schmidt
    When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead



    High school battle of the books collage


    Crying Laughing by Lance Rubin
    Every Falling Star by Sungji Li
    Fighter in Velvet Gloves by Annie Boochever
    I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys
    The Lake by Natasha Preston
    Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger
    Monument 14 by Emmy Layborne
    Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
    Star Splitter by Matthew Kirby
    Sunrise over Fallujah by Walter Myers