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Battle of the Books

America's Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program for students in 3rd through 6th grades. Students read books and come together in teams of four or five at the end of the school year to demonstrate their abilities and to test their knowledge of the books they have read.

See the lists below for 3-4 grades and for 5-6 grades.

Medium 20 Book List 3-4 Grades 2022-23 ::

Author Title
Bulla, Clyde R. The Chalk Box Kid
Birney, Betty G. Seven Wonders of Sassafras Springs
Brown, Peter The Wild Robot
Byars, Betsy Wanted. . . Mud Blossom
Coville, Bruce Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
Creech, Sharon Moo
Draper, Sharon M. Out of My Mind
Erickson, John R. The Original Adventures of Hank the Cowdog
Guglielmo, Amy Pocket Full of Colors
Gutman, Dan The Million Dollar Shot
Hobbs, Will Bearstone
Kehret, Peg Earthquake Terror
Levine, Ellen Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the…
Look, Lenore Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School and Other…
Lord, Cynthia A Handful of Stars
Lowry, Lois All About Sam
Rappaport, Doreen Helen’s Big World: The Life of Helen Keller
Robinson, Barbara The Best School Year Ever
Rodda, Emily Rowan of Rin
Wiles, Deborah Each Little Bird that Sings

 Medium 20 Book List 5-6 Grades 2022-23 ::

Author Title
Barnhill, Kelly The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Creech , Sharon Ruby Holler
Curtis, Christopher P. Bud, Not Buddy
DuPrau, Jeanne City of Ember: the First Book of Ember
Gaiman, Neil Fortunately, the Milk
Haddix, Margaret P Found
Hannigan, Katherine Ida B…and Her Plans to Maximize Fun…
Klise K. & Klise, M. Sarah Regarding the Fountain: A Tale, in Letters…
LaFaye, A. Worth
Law, Ingrid Savvy
Lord, Cynthi Rules
McSwigan, Marie Snow Treasure
Morpurgo, Michael War Horse
Nielsen, Jennifer A. The False Prince
Paterson, Katherine Bridge to Terabithia
Rawls, Wilson Summer of the Monkeys
Rowling, JK Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Ruckman, Ivy Night of the Twisters
Stewart, Whitney Who Was Walt Disney
Wrede, Patricia Dealing With Dragons: The Enchanted Forest…