Battle of The Books

  • The Battle of the Books Club at Moore Square is for students who like to read and LOVE competition!
    Calling all readers! The Battle of the Books Club invites students who like to read and LOVE competition! Members read books from the 2017-2018 North Carolina Middle School Battle of the Books list and compete at the county competition. The club is open to students in grades 6, 7, and 8. 

    All school teams at the county competition consist of a maximum of twelve (12) students.
    Meeting Time: Wednesdays from 2:30pm-3:30pm
    First Meeting is Wednesday, September 6th in Mrs. Langston's room (1154). Please pickup your student promptly at 3:30pm 
    County competition is on a TBD Saturday in February. 
    Ms. Annette DiBona
    Mr. Matthew Lamb
    Ms. Marcia Langston
    Ms. Teresa Mullen 
  • North Carolina School Library Media Association
    2017-2018 Middle School Battle of the Books List 

    Book Title Author
    Home of the Brave  Katherine Applegate 
    The Girl Who Drank the Moon  Kelly Barnhill 
    The Iron Trial  Holly Black and Cassandra Clare 
    Tangerine  Edward Bloor 
    Book Scavenger  Jennifer Chambliss Bertman 
    The Roar  Emma Clayton 
    Airman  Eoin Colfer 
    The Maze Runner  James Dashner 
    Mockingbird  Kathryn Erskine 
    Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25  Richard Paul Evans 
    The House of the Scorpion  Nancy Farmer 
    90 Miles to Havana  Enrique Flores-Galbis 
    The Other Half of My Heart  Sundee Tucker Frazier 
    Prisoner B-3087  Alan Gratz 
    Fatal Fever  Gail Jarrow 
    Good Night, Mr. Tom  Michelle Magorian 
    A Single Shard  Linda Sue Park 
    Beneath My Mother's Feet  Amjed Qamar 
    The Hired Girl  Laura Amy Schlitz 
    Bluefish  Pat Schmatz 
    The Alchemyst  Michael Scott 
    Salt to the Sea  Ruta Sepetys 
    Outcasts United**  Warren St. John 
    Chasing Lincoln's Killer  James L. Swanson 
    One Crazy Summer  Rita Williams-Garcia 
    The Watch That Ends the Night  Allan Wolf 
    Wolf Hollow  Lauren Wolk