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Battle of the Books 2021

This year’s event will be held virtually on April 30, 2021

Battle of the Books is a year-long reading challenge for students in grades 4, 5, and 6 that culminates in an exciting day of friendly competition with peers from around the county.  This year’s selection is the standard 28 booklist from America’s Battle of the Books (scroll to the bottom of that page). Reading starts now!

Learn more about this year’s event in our 2020-21 Handbook for Schools.

Please fill out this brief interest survey if you intend to participate. 

Junior High Battle of the Books

This year, Pacific Union School and Sunny Brae Middle School are organizing a Junior High Battle of the Books for 6th-8th graders.

For information on the Junior High competition, contact Elizabeth Simovich at

Event Coordinators

Ryan Keller, M.LIS
Ryan Keller, M.LIS
Library Media/Learning Specialist, Math