PREPARE FOR BATTLE!
- Click here to register your team for the 2016-17 school year.
- Read Mark Twain and Truman nominee books. Teams are responsible for reading all 24 required books.
- Team members qualify for Mark Twain and Truman readers celebration by writing three questions for each book they finish. NO QUIZZES necessary! (Four book minimum).
- All teams are required to write three questions for each book (72 total per team). See example.
Elimination battles during advisory in February and March.
2016-2017 Award Nominees
|Mark Twain Award Books||Truman Award Books|
|2016 - 2017||2016 - 2017|
|All Four Stars||Famous Last Words|
|By Tara Dairman||By Katie Alender|
|Red Berries White Clouds Blue Sky||Midnight Thief|
|By Sandra Dallas||By Livia Blackburne|
|Space Case||Buzz Kill|
|By Stuart Gibbs||By Beth Fantaskey|
|Pennyroyal Academy||Falls the Shadow|
|By M.A. Larson||By Stefanie Gaither|
|Half a Chance||The Body in the Woods|
|By Cynthia Lord||By April Henry|
|Rain Reign||Pieces of Me|
|By Ann M. Martin||By Amber Kizer|
|Zane and the Hurricane: A Story of Katrina||Grandmaster: A Novel|
|By Rodman Philbrick||By David Klass|
|The Junction of Sunshine and Lucky||Just a Drop of Water|
|By Holly Schindler||By Kerry O'malley Cerra|
|The Missing Pieces of Me||The Blood Guard|
|By Jean VanLeeuwen||By Carter Roy|
|Pack of Dorks||Codename Zero|
|By Beth Vrabel||By Chris Rylander|
|Loot: How to Steal a Fortune||I Have a Bad Feeling About This|
|By Jude Watson||By Jeff Strand|
|A Million Ways Home||Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek|
|By Dianna Dorisi Winget||By Maya VanWagenen|