Book List

2019-2020 Middle School BoB List

2020 - 2021 Middle School Battle of the Books List
The CrossoverKwame Alexander
I Will Always Write BackCaitlin Alifirenka & Martin Ganda
Etiquette & EspionageGail Carringer
Maybe He Just Likes YouBarbara Dee
Ashes to AshevilleSarah Dooley
Paper ThingsJennifer Richard Jacobson
Roller GirlVictoria Jamieson
The Boy Who Harnessed the WindWilliam Kamkwamba &
Bryan Mealer
Alexander Hamilton:
The Making of America
Teri Kanefield
Song for a WhaleLynne Kelly
Under the MesquiteGuadalupe Garcia McCall
CinderMarissa Meyer
BloomKenneth Oppel
All of the AboveShelly Pearsall
A Good Kind of TroubleLisa Moore Ramée
GhostJason Reynolds
Between Shades of GrayRuta Sepetys
UndefeatedSteve Sheinkin
Counting by 7sHoly Goldberg Sloan
The Screaming StaircaseJonathan Stroud
The Bridge HomePadma Venkatraman
DeathwatchRobb White
Beyond the Bright SeaLauren Wolk

2020 - 2021 Middle School Battle of the Books List

Home of the Brave
Katherine Applegate
The Iron Trial
Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish
Pablo Cartaya
Book Scavenger
Jennifer Chambliss Bertman
New Kid
Jerry Craft
Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25
Richard Paul Evans
90 Miles to Havana
Enrique Flores-Galbis
Prisoner B-3087
Alan Gratz
Fatal Fever
Gail Jarrow
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky
Kwame Mbalia
Scott Reintgen
Look Both Ways
Jason Reynolds
The Hired Girl
Laura Amy Schlitz
Pat Schmatz
The Alchemyst
Michael Scott
Death on the River of Doubt
Samantha Seiple
Salt to the Sea
Ruta Sepetys
Outcasts United
Warren St. John
Other Words for Home
Jasmine Warga
Genesis Begins Again
Alicia D. Williams
The Watch That Ends the Night
Allan Wolf
Wolf Hollow
Lauren Wolk

2019-2020 Middle School Battle of the Books List
Serafina and the Black CloakRobert Beatty
Insignificant Events in the Life of a CactusDusti Bowling
The War that Saved My Life Kimberly Brubaker Bradley 
Gym Candy Carl Deuker 
The Ruins of Gorlan  John Flanagan 
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler Phillip Hoose 
House Arrest  K. A. Holt 
Cracker! The Best Dog in Vietnam Cynthia Kadohata 
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee 
LegendMarie Lu 
Greenglass House Kate Milford 
A Monster Calls Patrick Ness 
The First Rule of Punk Celia C. Perez 
Ghost Boys Jewell Parker Rhodes
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone JK Rowling
BombSteve Sheinkin
I’ll Be There Holly Goldberg Sloan
The Bitter Side of Sweet Tara Sullivan
The Running Dream Wendelin Van Draanen
CrowBarbara Wright
I Am Malala 
(Young Reader’s edition with Patricia McCormick)
Malala Yousafzai
A Night Divided Jennifer A. Nielsen

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