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    Battle of the Books 2020/2021 


    Parent Info and Schedule Updates


    Hello Battle Warriors and Parents! Mrs. Holman here to share updated info on what is going on in Battle of the Books today.  Below you can find the 3rd/4th & 5th grade B.O.T.B reading list.  I have many copies of some of the books that students are able to check out soon.  If you have any questions about this years BOTB schedule please feel free to email me at charisse.holman@matsuk12.us.


    Thank you for helping me create a love of reading for your student and for supporting them as they become a better and stronger reading warrior.  


    Charisse Holman 

    Library Media Specialist 


    3rd/4th Grade Battle of the Books List: 

    Bee the Change by James Prelier

    Bob by Wendy Mass and Rebecca Stead

    Boy called Bat by Elana K. Arnold

    Douggie: the playful pup who became a sled dog hero by Pam Flowers

    Dying to Meet You by Kate Klise

    EllRay Jakes is not a chicken! by Sally Warner

    March of the Mini Beasts by Ada Hooper

    Moo by Sharon Creech

    Stargazing by Jen Wang

    Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm

    Water Horse by Dick King-Smith

    Wild Robot by Peter Brown


    5th Grade Battle of the Books List: 

    Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed

    Bud, not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis

    Dactyl Hill Squad by Daniel Jose Older

    Enginerds by Jarrett Lerner

    Front Desk by Kelly Yang

    Guts by Raina Telgemeier

    Out of my Mind by Sharon M. Draper

    Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson

    Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud

    Skeleton Tree by Iain Lawrence

    Thing about Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin

    What is the Women's Movement? by Deborah Hopkinson