We are excited about the Oregon Battle of the Books 2019-20 competition! It’s not too early to get started reading this year’s OBOB books. Last year the AMS team won the state championship! We are excited about the new season and hope to have even more students participating this year.
Check–out the book list below: The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands The Shadow Cipher by Laura Ruby Falling Over Sideways by Jordan Sonnenblick The Teacher’s Funeral by Richard Peck The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Pérez Frogkisser! by Garth Nix The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill House Arrest by K.A. Holt Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus by Dusti Bowling It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas The List by Patricia Forde Ms. Bixby’s Last Day by John David Anderson The Novice by Taran Matharu The Only Road by Alexandra Diaz The Port Chicago 50 by Steve Sheinkin The School for Good and Evil by Soman Chainani
Join us! We will start our lunch sessions the week after Thanksgiving. School-wide battles will take place sometime in February or March. In the meantime, start reading the OBOB books, talking to friends about participating, and stopping by the library to talk to us about the books. Karl and Debbie