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Middle & High School Library: Battle of the Books

Colegio Roosevelt: The American School of Lima, Peru

MS Battle of the Books

2023-2024 List 

The MS competition will take place:

Tuesday, May 21


Live Stream Link Here:

Available in the Library and on Sora

Timeline of Events

October - January:

  • Start reading!
  • Talk to your friends about creating a team.


  • Register to participate - a google form will be available after we're back from break.

March - May:

  • Keep reading!
  • Attend reading parties (dates to be announced during second semester)
  • Use the Team Planning Document to help organize your team (available on the library website second semester)

May 21:

  • Battle! 3:00pm in the Library

Steps to Join

1. Make a team with 4-5 friends.

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

3. Try to read as many of the 12 books as you can. The more books read by all members, the stronger your team will be. However, you may also choose to assign books to members of the team in order to make sure that all books are read by at least one or two team members. This Team Planning Document might help.

4Take notes on what you read.

The final battle will be on Tuesday, May 21 in the library.

Available in the Library and on Sora

Available in the Library and on Sora

MS BoB 2023

Check out the video below for a brief sample of the Battle of the Books experience!