Battle Three Recap

Congratulations on a good battle yesterday. We are now officially over the halfway mark, and the scores are below.

These scores include the points award for the successful challenge of a question in Battle Two. Any points resulting from challenges …


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Battle Two Recap

There was a bit of shuffling on the ranking board with this week’s scores.

Remember, the Total Score combines the scores from Battle One and Battle Two. The Total Score will continue to grow as Battles pass, and will determine …


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2020 Battle One Recap

Congratulations to all the Battle teams for a great Battle One!

The scores from Battle One will add to the points that will be earned during Battle Two, Battle Three, Battle Four, and Battle Five to determine the season’s winning …


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2020 Practice Battle Recap

Congratulations to all the teams for a great Practice Battle. Just a reminder, be careful of those warning eggs! If any of the warnings were moved to negative points, it would have really changed the results.

As it is, Practice …


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Final Battle Scores

The Battle of the Books is now completed. Congratulations on a great season. Overall, the scores are very close this year and all participants should be very proud of their efforts ...


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Battle Four Recap

Congratulations to all of the teams for their efforts in Battle Four. All challenges will be looked at throughout the week, and any points awarded from challenged questions will be applied to Battle Five scores ...


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Battle Three Recap

Congratulations to all the teams for their great work during Battle Three. We are now over halfway through the battle season. High scoring rounds during Battle Three caused a lot of movement in the leader board. We are excited to see...


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Battle Two Recap

Congratulations to all the teams for their strong efforts during Battle Two. As you know, the challenges made during Battle Two will be addressed before the start of Battle Three. Any points awarded for those challenges will be added into Battle Three scores...


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Battle One Recap

Something to consider for next Battle: Remember to take your best guess if you do not know an answer. Since there is no penalty for a wrong answer, a guess is better than bringing up a blank sheet of paper, and who knows, your team might get...


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2019 Practice Battle Recap

Congratulations goes out to all the teams for their efforts during Practice Battle. The scores from the Practice Battle do not count towards the running total that determines the overall winner of Battle of the Books; however, we hope the experience of playing in the Practice Battle helps clear up some of the confusion about what will be...


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What Have You Been Reading?

Only six more weeks until the first battle!

Be sure to pick up a copy of the battle books you want to read soon! Don’t see the book you want to read on the shelf? Place a hold on your …


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Battle Books Have Arrived!

The Battle Books for 2019 have been chosen. Copies of every title will be arriving at each participating school soon, but why wait?

You can find them in Kids World under the Dragon Mural. Check them out and get a …


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Final Scores for the 2017-2018 Battle Season

Congratulations to all the participants of this year’s Battle Season. Quite a few teams rallied in Battle 5, putting out impressive scores. However, it is the teams with the highest overall score that have made it to the top of …


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Battle Four Recap

Battle Four created some significant movement in the leader boards. Congratulations to all the teams for their efforts. We look forward to seeing what the final Battle brings.

Just a reminder, there are no challenges allowed in Battle Five. Rest …


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Battle Three Recap

Congratulations on a great third battle.

We thank the participants for completing the Battle Survey. We are tallying the results and will be able to annouce the repeating books very soon.

See you next week!


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Battle Two Recap

Congratulations to all of the teams for a very close scoring Battle 2.

We look forward to seeing what everyone can do during Battle 3. See you next week!


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Battle Two Recap

Congratulations to all of the teams for a very close scoring Battle 2.

We look forward to seeing what everyone can do during Battle 3. See you next week!


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Practice Battle Recap

Congratulations on a great effort during Practice Battle.

Please note: you will note see any points from challenged questions in the scores posted here. Any possible points received from challenges made during Practice Battle would be awarded during the beginning …


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Battle Season is Kicking Into High Gear!

If you have not signed up to participate in Battle of the Books this year, contact your school’s Battle Coach! There are great books to read, friends to make, points to earn, and of course, a trophy to win!

Which …


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And the final Battle Scores Are…

Congratulations to all the teams for their performance this Battle Season.

In the winner’s circle: Giles took the lead early during Battle 5 and held on, earning them first place overall. Union Ridge is in second place, and St. Eugene …


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Battle Four Recap

The leader board remains very tight. Congratulations to the teams for a fine battle.

Remember, warnings are given for not only how you behave to other teams, but how you behave to your teammates. Name calling and blame dispersal is …


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Remember Your Battle Purchase Forms!

Wednesday is the last day to pre-order one of Amy Polonsky’s books for the Battle of the Books Award Ceremony. Please turn in a check made out to Eisenhower Public Library District along with your Purchase Form to one of …


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Battle Three Recap

Congratulations goes to all the Battle participants for their effort on Wednesday.

Just a few reminders, Battle begins promptly at 4:00 PM. If you intend to play in Round 1, make sure you are sitting in your team’s square at …


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