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Registration Information

Online registration for the 2019/2020 Battle of the Books competition will open in the fall of 2019.

Title Lists (2019/2020)

Team registration

Complete the registration form below by January 24, 2020 if you plan to participate in the 2019-2020 Battle of the Books.  Names of team members will not be due until April 24 2020.  

Battle of the Books

What is Battle of the Books?

Battle of the Books is a district-wide academic book bowl. The goal of this event is to teach students the importance of collaboration and team work, creative thinking and problem solving, healthy competition based on mutual respect and challenge literature expectations with regards to Florida’s Language Arts Standards. 

Are you curious about the types of questions that will be asked at the Battle? Click here to preview some sample BoB questions.

What do I need to do to participate?

Read Books

Students should begin reading their desired titles from their appropriate list. The third grade list consists of eight titles and the 4th-12th grade list consists of fifteen titles. ALL books on each list are optional reads. No one is required to read all the books on any given list to participate in BoB. Links to the various lists are provided under the heading TITLE LISTS.



Coaches will complete an on-line registration form to register their team’s participation in BoB. The link is under the heading REGISTRATION INFORMATION.

Each school is allowed three teams with a maximum of five members per team. Alternates are NOT allowedMixed grade level teams are allowed. No team will be allowed to register for BoB after January 25th!  


Elementary Team Grade Level Specifications

Elementary teams need to specify the grade level of their participants by April 5th. This form will be emailed.


Submit Team Member Names

Coaches should submit the names of the individuals participating on their teams by April 26. This form will be emailed.



The District Battle of the Books  date is May 2, 2020 and will be held in the gym at Washington High School. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. Welcome and overview of battle procedures begins at 8:05.


Battle of the Books  2019-2020
Battle of the Books 2014-2015

Previous Battle Results