"Elementary Battle of the Books" Booklist
2012-2013 (17 titles)



A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray

 Ann M. Martin

Because of Winn-Dixie

Kate DiCamillo
Becoming Naomi Leon
Pam Munoz Ryan
Blood on the River: James Town 1607
Elisa Carbone
*FoundMargaret Peterson Haddix
How to Steal a Dog
Barbara O'Connor
Lawn Boy
Gary Paulsen
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Robert C. O'Brien
The Mystery of the Lost Colony
Carole Marsh
Peace, Locomotion
Jacqueline Woodson
Ruby Holler
Sharon Creech
Runaway Twin
Peg Kehret
ScumbleIngrid Law
The Last Holiday Concert
Andrew Clements
The Lemonade War
Jacqueline Davies
Tuck Everlasting
Natalie Babbitt

Listed below are the requirements for the 2012-2013  "EBOB" team:

1) Students who are in fourth or fifth grade and can read on at least a fourth grade reading level. 

2) Students have to have an average of an A or B on reading last year: running record has to be above the student's grade level
(teachers will have this information). 

3) Students will be required to read 12 of the 18 titles. 

4) Students have to be able to handle classwork AND EBOB reading.

5) Practices will be held on Wednesday afternoons from
2:30 pm -3:30 pm.   Afterschool transportation will be needed to pick up each team member.

6) All team members will exhibit good sportsmanslike behavior at
practices AND at the county competition.