WHAT IS THE BATTLE OF THE BOOKS?
Battle of the Books is a book-based trivia tournament for Westchester youth grades 4-10. Eastchester has a 4-6 team and a 7-10 team. The teams will compete by answering trivia questions based on the 5 books for their age bracket in October. Teams will meet many times between May & the Battle in October to practice for the big day!
WHY PARTICIPATE IN BATTLE OF THE BOOKS?
The winning teams libraries will get trophies to display for a year until the next battle. The top teams will get prizes & everyone get a team t-shirt, & a certificate!
WHEN IS THE BATTLE?
WHAT ARE THE TEEN BOOKS?
- Restart by Gordon Korman
- The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud
- When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon
- Refugee by Alan Gratz
- Scythe by Neal Shusterman
HOW DO I SIGN UP?
Practices for 2020 will began in May.
Please email Amelia (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you are interested in more information about joining the 2020 team!
For more information on the Battle please visit their website.
Battle of the Books 2018 Team!