Welcome to the "Beijing Battle of the Books" wiki!

In here you can find all information available, including lists, discussions and pictures.

This space is designed for teachers and librarians to find information about the event, collaborate and discuss.


We are all very excited to start a new BOB in 2013-2014, the new selection is ready ! Don't hesitate to join this great reading competition !

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NEW SELECTION for 2013-2014
Battle 1 DULWICH
The Outsiders
S.H. Hinton

The One and Only Ivan
Katherine Applegate

Carl Hiaasen


R.J. Palacio

Hero on a Bicycle
Shirley Hughes

Liar and Spy
Rebecca Stead

Battle 2 HARROW
Death on the Nile
Agatha Christie

Chu Ju's House
Gloria Whelan

Ayun Halliday

Confusion of Princes
Garth Nix

Weight of Water
Sarah Crossan

Who could this be at this hour?
Lemony Snicket

Battle 3
The Cay
Theodore Taylor

Dead Time
Anne Cassidy

How to Beat the Bully
Scott Starkey

Greyhound of a Girl
Roddy Doyle

Amazing Adventures of John Smith AKA Houdini
Peter Johnson

Jack D. Ferraiolo

Friends With Boys
Faith Erin Hicks

Terry Pratchett

Use the navigation bar on the left to find out general BoB information as well as checking out previous BoB editions.
Click on each cover to know more about the book