2017 Battle of the Books – Grades 2/3

Author Title AR Level
Adler, David A Picture Book of Amelia Earhart 5.0
Cleary, Beverly Beezus and Ramona 4.8
DiCamillo, Kate The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane 4.4
Gardiner, John Reynolds Stone Fox 4.0
Gutman, Dan Miss Daisy is Crazy (My Weird School Series) 4.3
Jenkins, Emily Toy Dance Party 3.9
Kinney, Jeff Diary of a Wimpy Kid 5.2
Lord, Cynthia Rules 3.9
Osborne, Mary Pope Hurry Up, Houdini (Magic Tree House Series) 3.7
Roy, Ron The Invisible Island (A to Z Mysteries Series) 3.6
Sachar, Louis Sideways Stories from Wayside School 3.3
Shurtliff, Liesl Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin 4.4
Tarshis, Lauren I Survived the Shark Attacks of 1916 3.9
White, E.B. Charlotte’s Web 4.4
Wood, Audrey The Bunyans 5.1


2017 Battle of the Books –Grades 4/5

Author Title AR Level
Avi Iron Thunder 4.3
Brown, Dinah Who Is Malala Yousafzai 4.9
Colfer, Chris The Land of Stories:  The Wishing Spell 5.0
Creech, Sharon Walk Two Moons 4.3
Curtis, Christopher Paul The Watsons Go to Birmingham, 1963 5.0
Franklin, Miriam Spitzer Extraordinary 4.5
Grabenstein, Chris Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library 4.5
Hautala, Beth Waiting for Unicorns 5.5
Krumgold, Joseph And Now Miguel 4.8
Morpurgo, Michael War Horse 5.9
O’Brien, Robert Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH 5.1
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone 5.5
Spinelli, Jerry Maniac Magee 4.7
Wilder, Laura Ingalls Little House on the Prairie 4.9
Yep, Laurence Dragon Wings 5.3


2017 Battle of the Books – Grades 6-8

Author Title AR Level
Alvarez, Julia Return to Sender 5.5
Brown, Don Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans 5.6
Draper, Sharon Stella by Starlight 4.8
Haddix, Margaret Peterson Among the Hidden 4.8
Jacobson, Jennifer Richard Paper Things 5.4
Hunt, Irene Across Five Aprils 6.6
Pearsall, Shelley The Seventh Most Important Thing 5.1
Ryan, Pam Munoz Echo 4.9
Sloan, Holly Goldberg Counting by 7s 5.6
Vernick,  Audrey Screaming at the Ump 4.9