Idaho Battle of the Books for Middle School 2021

IBOB Middle SchoolGet ready to Battle!

Each year, school librarians select titles for the annual Battle of the Books!

Teams of four read the books from the list, prep for competition, and then on a single day in April, they compete with readers from across the state to see who knows books the best.

Here are the books for the 2022-23 IBOB Battle for Middle School and Junior High Students.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Starfish By Lisa Fipps Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984814500
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - March 9th, 2021

When Stars Are Scattered By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525553908
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise By Dan Gemeinhart Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250233615
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Square Fish - July 21st, 2020

OCDaniel By Wesley King Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781481455329
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - April 11th, 2017

The Someday Birds By Sally J. Pla, Julie McLaughlin (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sally J. Pla, Julie McLaughlin (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062445773
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: HarperCollins - January 2nd, 2018

Pony By R. J. Palacio Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553508116
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

Staff Pick Badge
Dealing with Dragons: The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, Book One By Patricia C. Wrede Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780544541221
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Clarion Books - September 15th, 2015

The Ruins of Gorlan: Book One (Ranger's Apprentice #1) By John Flanagan Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142406632
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - June 8th, 2006

It Ain't So Awful, Falafel By Firoozeh Dumas Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781328740960
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Clarion Books - August 15th, 2017

The Blackbird Girls By Anne Blankman Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781984837370
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Puffin Books - January 19th, 2021

The Rig By Joe Ducie Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544936744
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Clarion Books - May 9th, 2017

Loot By Jude Watson Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545468039
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 26th, 2015

Bloom (The Overthrow #1) By Kenneth Oppel Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781524773038
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Yearling - May 4th, 2021

Peak (A Peak Marcello Adventure) By Roland Smith Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780152062682
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Clarion Books - August 1st, 2008

Fever 1793 By Laurie Halse Anderson Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780689848919
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 1st, 2002