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Jacksonville Public Library's Battle of the Books 2020

Battle of the Books


Calling all Duval County teens to Jacksonville Public Library's first ever Battle of the Books! 


Battle of the Books is an exciting book-based competition that you’ll play from home using Kahoot!, a game-based learning platform. Teens will compete on Kahoot! to answer questions relating to the content of six selected books. Those selected books are: GracelingSoloArtemis FowlDread NationDivergentand Spiderman: Miles Morales.

The Book Club and Kahoot! battles will take place on July 8th, 22nd, and August 5th. For each event, teens can participate in a Book Club discussion beforehand on Zoom. After the Book Club, teens will receive a link to Kahoot! which wil be live for completion until 11:59pm that date.

Battle of the Books


Here's how it will work:

  • You'll read six books books: GracelingSoloArtemis FowlDread NationDivergentand Spiderman: Miles Morales.

  • Participants can download these copies digitally or request hardcopies through Curbside Pickup.

  • The dates for the Book Clubs and Kahoot! challenges are as follows:

  • On July 8th, 22nd, and August 5th, we will send you the login details for the Book Club and Kahoot! challenge.

  • You will battle teens throughout Duval County for the highest score.

  • After completion for the Kahoot!, one random prize winner of each event will receive a $15 Happy Teen gift card.

  • Want to have more options to win prizes and badges? Each of these book titles are also featured in a weekly activity that earn tickets to enter raffle drawings. Join our Summer Learning program and start tracking your progress.

Register here and we will contact you with the details! 

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Jacksonville Public Library