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Battle of the Books Kid’s Choice Survey

Battle of the Books Kid’s Choice Survey

The 2014 Battle of the Books is fast approaching! Four of the five Battle of the Books titles have already been chosen, but the fifth book choice is up to you! Click on the link to pick one of three Battle of the Books Kid’s Choice titles you would like to see featured at the Battle of the Books this summer!  The 2014 Battle of the Books will take place on August 2, 2014. Teams are forming now at your local library so stop in and ask how you can join this #1 trivia competition!

 

Battle of the books winning team

Congratulations to the winning Battle of the Books team- Clarence 2!  Two teams from the Clarence Library made it to the final round of competition this year, Clarence 2 and Clarence 3.

This year’s Battle of the Books trivia competition took place on Saturday, August 3rd at ECC South Campus.  Twenty-nine teams from across the county participated in this annual competition for kids entering grades 6th through 9th.    There were over six hundred people in attendance at this event.

This year’s titles included: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, Savvy by Ingrid Law, Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Not Reading by Tommy Greenwald, Juniper Berry by M.P. Kozlowsky, and Hero by Mike Lupica.

Here are the round scores from this year’s Battle:

1st

Clarence 2

63

2nd

Clarence 3

62

3rd

Concord 1

61

 

Marila

61

 

Orchard Park 2

61

4th

Lackawanna

57

5th

Amherst

54

 

Orchard Park 1

54

 

City of Tonawanda

54

6th

Clarence 1

53

 

Hamburg

53

7th

Lancaster 2

50

 

Orchard Park 3

50

8th

Kenmore 1

46

9th

Eden

45

10th

Concord 2

44

 

Lancaster 1

44

 

West Seneca

44

11th

Newstead 2

43

12th

Newstead 3

41

13th

JBR

39

 

North Collins

39

14th

Grand Island 1

38

15th

Grand Island 2

37

 

Kenmore 2

37

16th

Newstead 1

33

 

Reinstein

33

17th

Elma

31

18th

Boston

18

Get ready for 2014!  If you are entering grades 6th through 9th (in September 2014) please consider joining a team!   Team registration will begin in Spring 2014.