Oregon Battle of the Books 2017-2018
Terms in this set (16)
Poppy, by Avi
A mouse tries to overthrow the tyrannical rule of an owl
Blast-Off, by Nate Ball
Zach adjusts to life with Amp, a tiny alien who crash landed in his bedroom.
The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity, by Mac Barnett
Steve, a fan of the Bailey Brothers mysteries, is mistaken for areal detective
Masterpiece, by Elise Broach
An artistic beetle and a human boy help recover a stolen masterpiece.
We the Children, by Andrew Clements
Ben is on a quest to save his school from a developer who wants to demolish it
Wild Life, by Cynthia DeFelice
Eric cannot adjust to life with his grandparents after his parents are deployed
Dash, by Kirby Larson
Mitsi has to give up everything including her beloved dog when her family is forced to live in an internment camp.
Ella Enchanted, by Gail Carson Levine
A girl struggles to break the curse that compels her to obey a direct order.
Wild Wings, by Gill Lewis
Children in countries ranging from England to Gambia try to save and endangered osprey.
The Door by the Staircase, by Katherine Marsh
Mary's new adopted mother may not be who she claims to be.
EllRay Jakes the Recess King, by Sally Warner
A boy is looking for a new best friend, and he decides that the best way to find one is to come up with a bunch of amazing things to do at recess--and see who shares in the fun.
Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan
A girl and her mother are forced to leave their life of wealth and privilege in Mexico to go work in the labor camps of Southern California
I Survived the Eruption of Mount St. Helens, 1980 by Lauren Tarshis
Kids are in a forest near Mount St. Helens when the months of wondering whether the volcano will erupt are finally answered
My Life in Dog Years by Gary Paulsen
The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life
Mystery on Museum Mile by Marcia Wells
A Sixth grader with a code name has a photographic memory and talent for drawing anything he sees. When the NYPD is stumped by a mastermind art thief, He becomes their secret weapon to solve the case.
The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pinkney
After her tribal village is attacked by militants, a young Sudanese girl, must flee to safety at a refugee camp, where she finds hope and the chance to pursue an education