Library Media Center


Courtney Ast, LMS [email protected] 542-3113


Battle of the Books is a 6th grade team of book enthusiasts that competes against other schools. Tryouts will be in October and practices start in November.  All times will be announced at a later date. The coach is Courtney Ast, Library Media Specialist. The following titles, dates, and locations are for the 2013-2014 season.


13 Gifts

By Mass

Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading

By Greenwald

The Cricket in Times Square

By Selden

Ghost of Fossil Glen
By DeFelice


By Seely

Gregor the Overlander

By Collins

Hattie Big Sky

By Larson

Jackie and Me

By Gutman

The Man With the Red Bag

By Bunting

Nothing But the Truth
By Avi

Red Kayak

By Cummings

By Green


By Lord

Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer

By Grisham

February 5 @ Cheney 12:30 p.m.

 February 12 @ St. Marks 12:30 p.m.

February 19 @ Andale 12:30 p.m.

February 24 @ Cheney 12:30 p.m. (make-up date for 2/5 snow day)

 February 26 @ Harper (tournament) 12:30 p.m.


Our aim is to support students in their love and discovery for reading by introducing them to quality literature, to offer books that build upon historical values and the dignity of life, and to develop friendships between students based upon socialization, competition, and mutual respect.