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O'Keeffe Middle School: Battle of the Books

O'Keeffe Library Mission: Connecting learners to literature, resources and technology to discover and achieve.

Battle of the Books Date to Know


  • Mid-November - students sign up
  • November - March - students read the books, meet with friends to encourage and quiz each other
  • Beginning of March - school individual competition



Battle of the Books Sign Up

BOB Information

Battle of the Books is a fun, friendly activity where teams of students read books from a specified list and then compete in a trivia competition based on those books. More to come!

6th Grade book titles

7th Grade book titles

8th Grade book titles

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Why do you participate in Battle of the Books?

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I like to read.: 41 votes (24.7%)
I like to read books that I normally wouldn't read.: 9 votes (5.42%)
My friends are participating.: 106 votes (63.86%)
I was encouraged by a parent or teacher.: 0 votes (0%)
I like challenges and competitions.: 10 votes (6.02%)
Total Votes: 166