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Battle of the Books

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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?

Saturday, October 19th at the Hommocks Middle School in Larchomont, NY.

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 2019 will began in May.
Please email Amelia (abuccarelli@wlsmail.org) if you are interested in more information about joining the 2018 team!

For more information on the Battle please visit their website.

Battle of the Books 2018 Team!