America’s Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program for students in 3rd thru 12th grades. Students read books and come together, usually in groups, to demonstrate their abilities and to test their knowledge of the books they have read. Check the lists below for this years books. For more information, visit their home page by clicking HERE.

3rd-4th Grade List

Author Title
Applegate, Katherine The One and Only Ivan
Atwater, Richard Mr. Popper’s Penguins
Barretta, Gene Lincoln and Kennedy a Pair to Compare
Blume, Judy Freckle Juice
Brown, Tricia Bobbie the Wonder Dog
Byar Betsy Tornado
Cleary. Beverly Muggie Maggie
Davies, Jaqueline Tricking the Tallyman
Dicamillo, Kate Because of Winn-Dixie
Dowell, Frances Phineas L. MacGuire…Erupts!: The First Experiment
Fleischman, Sid By the Great Horn Spoon!
Flemming, Candace Boxes for Katje
Gannett, Ruth Stiles My Father’s Dragon
Hobbs, Valerie Sheep
Pennypacker, Sara Clementine
Scieszka, Jon Knights of the Kitchen Table
Vernick, Audrey Brothers at Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All-Brother Baseball Team
Warner, Gertrude Boxcar Children
White, E.B. Charlotte’s Web
Winter, Jonah You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?!

 

 

5th-6th Grade List

 

Author Title
Christopher, John The White Mountains (Tripods Series #1)
Christopher, Matt Ice Magic
Fritz, Jean What’s the Big Idea, Ben Franklin?
George, Jean My Side of the Mountain
Grabenstein, Chris Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library
Jacques, Brian Redwall (Redwall Series #1)
Jones, Kelly Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer
King-Smith, Dick Harry’s Mad
Korman, Gordon Masterminds
L’Engle, Madeleine A Wrinkle in Time
Levine, Gail Carson Ella Enchanted
Lowry, Lois Number the Stars
Orr, Wendy Nim’s Island
Palacio, R.J. Wonder
Paulsen, Gary Hatchet
Roberts, Willo Davis Scared Stiff
Ryan, Pam Munoz Esperanza Rising
Wilder, Laura Ingalls On the Banks of Plum Creek
Wiles, Deborah Love, Ruby Lavender
Winthrop, Elizabeth Castle in the Attic