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Battle of the Books 2019 

Compete against other public libraries in this Jeopardy-style match.
Buzz in. Answer. Victory!

A moderator asks 17 questions per round concerning eight pre-selected books.

Community Service hours for team members.
T-Shirts, prizes and more.
Regional battle September 8th!

This year's chosen books are (read them all or a few): The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore, Illegal by Eoin Colfer & Andrew Donkin, Simon vs. Homo Sapiens by Becky Albertalli, Beyond the Bright Sea by Lauren Wolk, The Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse and The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater

Meeting Dates
 7/14 1:30 -Gardiner      
7/16  2:30 -Wallkill
7/28 1:30 -Gardiner      
7/30 2:30-Wallkill
          8/11 1:30-Gardiner BUZZER WEEK (try to come to both Buzzer weeks)     
8/13 2:30 Wallkill- BUZZER WEEK
9/8 Battle of the Books @ OCCC

Location of the Battle
Campus map of SUNY Orange:
For GPS purposes, use 24 Grandview Avenue, Middletown, NY

Author Name and Pronounciation Guide and Other Information