Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books

Glenview 4th & 5th graders, are you ready to read?

Teams of four read books and test their knowledge against other teams at the LibraryBattle of the Books is for all 4th and 5th graders who live in Glenview or attend school in Glenview.

BOB program questions? Email the Youth Department.

BOB Book List

2022-2023 Book List

Get ready for Battle of the Books with the 2022-2023 reading list.


Team Name Score Meet Date School
Wrecking Readers 90 Monday, January 23 Pleasant Ridge
Quadruple Threat 95 Monday, January 23 OLPH
Boba Spy Squad 90 Monday, January 23 Glen Grove
Bumble Threes 83 Monday, January 23 Willowbrook
Quiz Whiz 100 Monday, January 23 Henking/Hoffman
Wonkadonks 93 Tuesday, January 24 Pleasant Ridge
21 Cheez Its 75 Tuesday, January 24 Avoca West
Reading Warriors 83 Tuesday, January 24 OLPH
Wacky Readers 86 Tuesday, January 24 Pleasant Ridge
Marshmallow BOB 100 Tuesday, January 24 Pleasant Ridge
The Dummy Squad 98 Wednesday, January 25 Hoffman
Lavender Leopards 81 Wednesday, January 25 Avoca West
Slaying Storytellers 77 Wednesday, January 25 Willowbrook
CHA Lions 100 Wednesday, January 25 Christian Heritage Academy
Bookworms 88 Thursday, January 26 Avoca West
Terrific Turtles 92 Thursday, January 26 Avoca West
Chunky Bunnies 94 Thursday, January 26 Glen Grove
Ravenous, Rad Readers 87 Thursday, January 26 Pleasant Ridge
Excellence 71 Monday, January 30 Glen Grove
Seasonal Readers 96 Monday, January 30 Glen Grove
Dreamgirls 93 Monday, January 30 Hoffman
The 4 Rancheros 80 Monday, January 30 Willowbrook
Team SAGE 100 Tuesday, January 31 Willowbrook
The Chicken Wings 81 Tuesday, January 31 Pleasant Ridge
The Champions 86 Tuesday, January 31 Hoffman
The No Names 86 Tuesday, January 31 Hoffman
Rice Team 93 Tuesday, January 31 Hoffman

Honor Roll

The Honor Roll tradition dates back to the first Battle of the Books meets held in 1981. Currently, all teams with the top five highest scores have their names added to the Battle of the Books Honor Roll. Battle of the Books is held in January through early March.

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