Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Coventry Public Library's Battle of the Books Predictions Continues!!!!

16 Books were selected as the battle contenders:
ALL THE TRUTH THAT’S IN ME by Julie Berry
THE ANIMAL BOOK by Steve Jenkins
BOXERS AND SAINTS by Gene Yang
A CORNER OF WHITE by Jaclyn Moriarty
DOLL BONES by Holly Black
ELEANOR AND PARK by Rainbow Rowell
FAR FAR AWAY by Tom McNeal
FLORA & ULYSSES by Kate DiCamillo
HOKEY POKEY by Jerry Spinelli
MARCH BOOK ONE by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
MIDWINTERBLOOD by Marcus Sedgwick
P.S. BE ELEVEN by Rita Williams-Garcia
ROSE UNDER FIRE by Elizabeth Wein
THE THING ABOUT LUCK by Cynthia Kadohata
TRUE BLUE SCOUTS OF SUGAR MAN SWAMP by Kathi Appelt
WHAT THE HEART KNOWS by Joyce Sidman
So far the Round One winners are:


Round 1, Match 1
BoB2014 MG R1 M1 Round 1, Match 1: All the Truth Thats In Me vs The Animal Book


Round 1, Match 2
BoB2014 MG R1 M2 Round 1, Match 2: Boxers and Saints vs A Corner of White 

Round 1, Match 3
BoB2014 MG R1 M3 Round 1, Match 3: Doll Bones vs Eleanor and Park
Round 1, Match 4
BoB2014 MG R1 M4 Round 1, Match 4: Far Far Away vs Flora and Ulysses
   
 Round 1, Match 5

BoB2014 MG R1 M5 Round 1, Match 5: Hokey Pokey vs March, Book One
MatchWinner Hokey Round 1, Match 5: Hokey Pokey vs March, Book One

 Round 1, Match 6

http://blogs.slj.com/battleofthebooks/files/2014/02/BoB2014_MG_R1_M6.jpg
MatchWinner PSBeEleven Round 1, Match 6: Midwinterblood vs P.S. Be Eleven
 Round 1, Match 7

BoB2014 MG R1 M7 Round 1, Match 7: Rose Under Fire vs The Thing About Luck
http://blogs.slj.com/battleofthebooks/files/2014/02/MatchWinner_Luck.jpg

Round 1, Match 8
BoB2014 MG R1 M8 Round 1, Match 8: True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp vs What The Heart Knows
http://blogs.slj.com/battleofthebooks/files/2014/02/MatchWinner_TrueBlue.jpg

Watch out for Round two!