Leaf through our collection:
“Good books shouldn’t be hidden away. They should be read by as many people as many times as possible.”
- Alan Gratz, Ban This Book: A Novel
Battle of the Books gets Chautauqua County fifth-graders excited about reading. A lively academic competition, Battle of the Books improves reading comprehension, builds vocabulary, and teaches teamwork and good sportsmanship.
Whether or not you're participating -- check out these great books that have been selected for the 2020 battle! The list was compiled with 5th graders in mind, and most have a recommended reading age of 8-12 and grade level 3-7.
2020 Battle of the Books Selections: