Battle of the Books


Important Documents and Information for Students

Students-This is a very valuable website but remember to check the Battle of the Books Google Classroom that we established.  There are many additional resources located there to help you prepare for the Battle. 

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2020-2021 Battle Books

5th/6th Grade Battle of the Books List Created by NJASL’S Battle of the Books Committee

Battle of the Books - Grades 5 and 6 - 2020-2021 School Year

  1. The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate (S)

  2. Sisters Grimm: The Fairy Tale Detectives by Michael Buckley (U) 

  3. New Kid by Jerry Craft (S)

  4. The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis  (Z)

  5. Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key by Jack Gantos  (T)

  6. Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer by John Grisham  (T)

  7. The Kid Who Ran for President by Dan Gutman (T)

  8. Letters from Rifka by Karen Hesse (S)

  9. The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm  (Z)

  10. Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret (Z)

  11. Ungifted by Gordon Korman  (V)

  12. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (T)

  13. A Dog's Life: The Autobiography of a Stray by Ann M. Martin (S)

  14. Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo (V)

  15. The Dragonet Prophecy: Wings of Fire by Tui T. Sutherland (X)


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