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“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.
For more information on participating in the Battle of the Books, click here.
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: