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Oregon Battle of the Books is a statewide reading program sponsored by the Oregon Association of School Libraries.

More info on the OBOB website.

Info on grades 6-8 (including practice sets) and 9-12 division

OBOB Test Your Knowledge Practice Sessions

Registration is currently FULL for all sessions. Click on registration link to join wait list.

Wed, December 29, 2021 |10-10:30 am (online) Register Now 

Wed, December 29, 2021 | 11-11:30 am (online) Register Now

Thurs, December 30, 2021 | 10-10:30 am (online) Register Now

Thurs, December 30, 2021 | 11-11:30 am (online) Register Now

Test your OBOB (Oregon Battle of the Books) knowledge for grades 3-5!  Join us for a Zoom meeting where we will play OBOB trivia on Kahoot.

Note: This event is being held four times, but please register for only one session. The questions will be the same at each event.

When you register, we will send you a link via email 1 hour before the class begins.

Questions? Contact AskUsCMLYouth@wccls.org

To help you practice, check out: Guide to author name pronunciation at teachingbooks.net

For local library sponsored events, printable Author/Title match sheets & more: WCCLS OBOB page

2021-2022 Practice Questions for Grades 3-5 Division:

(NOTE: These are not official OBOB questions!)

Practice OBOB Score Sheet

OBOB Set 1
OBOB Set 2
OBOB Set 3
OBOB Set 4
OBOB Set 5
OBOB Set 6
OBOB Set 7
OBOB Set 8

Frequently Asked Questions

OBOB is a statewide reading program sponsored by the Oregon Association of School Libraries. More on the OBOB website.

We will have the list available in the summer (or as soon as the official list is available).
We put all the OBOB titles together on a special shelf. Place holds on all the titles you need. We also offer two Kindles for 3rd-5th division and two Kindles that combine the titles from 6-8 and 9-12 divisions.
Not all the titles are available for purchase.

In 2021, we will offer OBOB Trivia virtual sessions only.

Note: In 2021 we will not offer Mock Battles. We will offer virtual trivia sessions only.

We offer two types of OBOB practice sessions:
1.Mock Battles for 3rd and 4th graders. Registration is required. Individuals on the same team should coordinate their registration.
2.OBOB TYK (Test Your Knowledge) for 3rd -5th graders who want to test their knowledge by answering questions. This session does not look like a battle. No registration necessary.

Note: In 2021, we will not offer Mock Battles.

Due to the limited space, only registered participants can be accommodated in the room.

Every year we offer questions for 3-5 division. Some years we are able to offer questions for 6-8 division.
We publish our questions on the website as soon as we are done with the practice sessions.
We are able to offer practice sessions ONLY to participants of the 3-5 division.