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Battle of the Books 2020
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What is it?
 

Annual high school reading quiz competition in Spring of 2020.

The reading list for this year includes an enticing mix of contemporary young adult literature, with a few loveable classics thrown in.  There are even three graphic novels. Find the books at your school or public library, or wherever you like to get your books.  

 

 

The 16 titles are:

 

Neverworld Wake by Marisha Pessl

Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide by Isabel Quintero -graphic

Sir Gawain & the Green Knight Marie Borroff translation - free pdf online

Sadie by Courtney Summers - recommending audio-book version

The Martian by Andy Weir

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus

Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi - graphic

October Mourning: A Song for Matthew Shepard by Lesléa Newman

Internment by Samira Ahmed 

Maus by Art Spiegelman - graphic

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

I'm Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez

Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean

A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

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