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Elementary: ES Battle of the Books 2024-2025

Colegio Roosevelt: The American School of Lima, Peru

ES Battle of the Books 2024-2025

Elementary School

Battle of  the Books


Helpful Links

  1. ES Team Planning Document
  2. Parent Letter
  3. Student Contract

Contact your ES Librarian:

Mrs. Joy Crockett

Steps to Join

1. Make a team with 4-6 friends. Decide on a Team Name.

2. Register to participate here. (If you want to join and need help finding a team, you can indicate that on the form.)

3. Assign books to team members (Each book must be read by at least one member. Each person should read multiple titles).

4. Take notes on what you read.

The Final Battle will be held on:

May 21, 2024

8:00 am - 12:15 pm

2024-2025 Battle of the Books List

The Good Sports League: The Ultimate Goal


By: Tommy Greenwald

ISBN 978-1419763656


The Girl Who Built a Spider


By:  George Brewington 

ISBN 978-1250165800

The Boy Who Met a Whale


By: Nizrana Farook

ISBN 978-1788009430

The Fourteenth Goldfish


By: Jennifer L. Holm 

ISBN 978-0375871146

The Aquanaut  


By: Dan Santat

ISBN 978-0545497619


Shine on, Luz Veliz!


By: Rebecca Balcarcel

ISBN 978-1797209678

Penny Draws a Best Friend 


By: Sara Shepard

ISBN 978-0593616772


Rain Reign 


By: Ann M. Martin

ISBN 9780312643003

Legends of Lotus Island: The Guardian Test 


By: Christina Soontornvat

ISBN 978-1338759150


Ice Cream Man: How Augustus Jackson Made a Sweet Treat Better


By: Glenda Armand and Kim Freeman

ISBN 978-0593563229

Because of Mr. Terupt


By: Rob Buyea

ISBN 978-0375858246



By: Nell Cross Beckerman

ISBN 978-1338726626

Highlights from the 2023-2024 Battle of the Books Competition