• Participants read the selected books for their grade level and then answer questions by giving the official title and author of the book.

  • The titles and authors must be the same as the official bookmark.

  • During a battle, teams have 30 seconds to write a key word and the author's last name on their answer sheets.  When the time is up, the answer sheets are collected, and each team's speaker gives the team's answer.

  • If a team's answer is different from the Judge's answer, they may have 2 minutes to challenge.  If/When they find their supporting passage, the speaker explains the challenge to the judge. 

Basic Rules