Battle of the Books Reading List

North Carolina School Library Media Association

Middle School Battle of the Books List

2015 – 2016


Title Author

The Crossover

Kwame Alexander

Sugar Changed The World

Marc Aronson

Nine Pound Hammer

John Claude Bemis

Code Talker

Joseph Bruchac

Wild Things

Clay Carmichael

Etiquette and Espionage

Gail Carriger

Diamonds In The Shadow

Caroline B.Cooney

Out Of My Mind

Sharon M. Draper


Catherine Fisher

Phineas Gage

John Fleischman

The Graveyard Book

Neil Gaiman

Dead End In Norvelt

Jack Gantos

One For The Murphys

Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Great Green Heist

Varian Johnson

Death Cloud

Andrew Lane

White Fang

Jack London

Under The Mesquite

Guadalupe Garcia McCall


Marissa Meyer

Stone In Water

Donna Jo Napoli

Left For Dead

Peter Nelson

Rebels Of The Kasbah

Joe O'Neill

Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children

Ransom Riggs

Wednesday Wars

Gary D.Schmidt

Between Shades Of Gray

Ruta Sepetys

Every Lost

Neal Shusterman

Counting By 7's

Holly Goldberg Sloan

Brown Girl Dreaming

Jaqueline Woodson