Oregon Battle of the Books

What is Oregon Battle of the Books?

From the official Oregon Battle of the Books website

"The Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) is a statewide voluntary reading motivation and comprehension program. Students in 3rd-12th grade, regardless of ability, are exposed to quality literature representing a variety of literary styles and viewpoints. OBOB’s mission is to encourage and recognize students who enjoy reading, to broaden reading interests, to increase reading comprehension, promote academic excellence, and to promote cooperative learning and teamwork among students."

What can you find at the Beaverton City Library for Oregon Battle of the Books?

  1. OBOB Book Club: 3-5
  2. Practice Battles: 3-5
  3. Find OBOB Books: 3-12

Register online one month before each book club.

Location Day Date Time Book Registration
Main Wednesday September 18 4-5 p.m. Paper Wishes Register Online
Main Wednesday October 2 4-5 p.m. Ramona The Pest Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday October 13 2-3 p.m. Fish in a Tree Register Online
Main Wednesday October 16 4-5 p.m. Clayton Byrd Goes Underground Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday October 27 2-3 p.m. Just Dance Register Online
Main Wednesday November 6 4-5 p.m. Out of Left Field Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday November 10 2-3 p.m. Wishtree Register Online
Main Wednesday November 20 4-5 p.m. Stef Soto, Taco Queen Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday November 24 2-3 p.m. Fablehaven Register Online
Main Wednesday December 4 4-5 p.m. Number the Stars Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday December 8 2-3 p.m. The Ark Plan Register Online
Main Wednesday December 18 4-5 p.m. Aru Shah and the End of Time Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday December 22 2-3  p.m. Riding Freedom Register Online
Main Wednesday January 8 4-5 p.m. Wizards of Once Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday January 12 2-3 p.m. Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key Register Online
Main Wednesday January 22 4-5 p.m. Fish in a Tree Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday January 26 2-3 p.m. Malala: My Story of Standing Up for Girls' Rights Register Online
Main Wednesday February 5 4-5 p.m. Fablehaven Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday February 9 2-3 p.m. Ramona the Pest Register Online
Main Wednesday February 19 4-5 p.m. Wishtree Register Online
Murray Scholls Sunday February 23 4-5 p.m. Practice Battle and Celebration Register Online
Main Wednesday March 4 4-5 p.m. Practice Battle and Celebration Register Online