Battle Of The Books

Battle Participants Celebrating To promote an enthusiasm for reading, Oakville Public Library will once again host its annual Battle of the Books competition April 2018. Battle of the Books encourages team spirit, good sportsmanship and provides an excellent opportunity for public libraries to work with community schools to celebrate books and reading!

If you have any questions, or are interested in participating, please contact

2018 Battles

Get a head start by reading your books now! Our Battle dates for 2018 are from April 9-12th . Junior battles are on the 9th and 10th and Senior Battles on the 11th and 12th. Watch for updated Author lists for Junior and Senior Battles by the end of January, 2018.

All Round Robins and Grand Battles will be held at the Central Library.

Battle Authors, 2018:

Junior Authors:
Jess Keating - April 9th
Marsha Skrypuch - April 10th

Senior Authors:
Karen Bass - April 11th
Casey Lyall - April 12th

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