Oregon Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books


Official 2017-2018 Title Lists


Grade 3-5 Division

  • Blast-off! by Nate Ball
  • The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity by Mac Barnett
  • Dash by Kirby Larson
  • The Door by the Staircase by Katherine Marsh
  • Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
  • EllRay Jakes the Recess King! by Sally Warner
  • Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
  • I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 by Lauren Tarshis
  • Masterpiece by Elise Broach
  • My Life in Dog Years by Gary Paulsen
  • Mystery on Museum Mile by Marcia Wells
  • Poppy by Avi
  • The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pinkney
  • We the Children by Andrew Clements
  • Wild Life by Cynthia DeFelice
  • Wild Wings by Gill Lewis


Grade 6-8 Division

  • Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix
  • Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
  • I am Princess X by Cherie Priest
  • Kalahari by Jessica Khoury
  • The Lightning Queen by Laura Resau
  • Lois Lane: Fallout by Gwenda Bond
  • Lost in the Sun by Lisa Graff
  • The Mark of the Dragonfly by Jaleigh Johnson
  • Popular: A Memoir by Maya van Wagenen
  • Rebel Mechanics by Shanna Swendson
  • The Running Dream by Wendelin van Draanen
  • Schooled by Gordon Korman
  • The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall
  • The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner
  • The Turn of the Tide by Rosanne Parry
  • The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley


Grade 9-12 Division

  • The Amulet of Samarkand by Jonathan Stroud
  • Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson
  • The Indigo Notebook by Laura Resau
  • Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
  • Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
  • Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee
  • The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes
  • Spare Parts by Joshua Davis
  • The Steep and Thorny Way by Cat Winters
  • Uncaged by John Sandford and  Michele Cook
  • When I Was the Greatest by Jason Reynolds
  • The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Adieh


Remember that we stock all Battle Books titles year 'round and are happy to ship them anywhere! As always, buy any five Battle books (mix and match from the various lists as you please) and receive 10% off.