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Battle of the Books Kid’s Choice Contest 2017

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The 2017 Battle of the Books is fast approaching! Four of the five Battle of the Books titles have already been chosen, but the fifth book choice is up to you! Click on the link to pick one of three Battle of the Books Kid’s Choice titles you would like to see featured at the Battle of the Books this summer!  The 2017 Battle of the Books will take place on August 5, 2017. Teams are forming now at your local library so stop in and ask how you can join this #1 trivia competition!


The Battle of the Books Kid’s Choice Vote is open until April 3, 2017. The winning title will be announced during National Library Week, April 10-16! Click on one of the titles below to vote for the book you think should be the final selection used in this year’s Battle of the Books. The choices are:

The Grimm Legacy by Polly Shulman


New York high school student Elizabeth works as a page at the "New-York Circulating Material Repository."  When she gains coveted access to its Grimm Collection of magical objects, she is drawn into a series of frightening adventures involving mythical creatures and stolen goods.

Jinx by Sage Blackwood

A young boy named Jinx encounters magic and danger as he grows up in the deep, dark forest known as the Urwald.  He discovers that the world beyond--and within--the Urwald is more complex than he could imagine.

The Shrunken Head by Lauren Oliver

Orphans Philippa, Sam, Thomas, and Max must find out who stole a valuable artifact in order to save to save their home, “Dumfrey's Dime Museum of Freaks, Oddities, and Wonders."