We are doing our final battle on Friday, March 6th.
So far we have 7 final teams: 3 from Div 3, 3 from Div 2 and 1 from Div 1.
Even if you are not going to the finals, you can still help us rate the books involved in this year’s challenge. Please indicate a 5-1 star rating, with 5 stars being an excellent read. (You can also use 1/2 ie: ***1/2 ).I read 8 books (so far) and here are my ratings.
The books involved in our challenge are:
1. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roahl Doah
2. Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan ****1/2
3. Dust by Arther Slade ****
4. The Fastest Boy in the World ****
5. Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick ****1/2
6. The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
7. The Metro Dogs of Moscow by Rachel Delaney *****
8. Sisters by Reina Telgemeir ***
9. Schooled by Gordon Korman ****
10. Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera ****