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Battle of the Books

Wondering why we chose what we did?

Here’s the skinny. BOMB . . .  Five starred reviews, three best lists, National Book Award finalist, and YALSA Nonfiction Award finalist.  The most buzzed nonfiction title of the year, BOMB is a thrilling cloak and dagger story that virtually reads like a novel. CODE NAME VERITY . . . Six starred reviews, six best […]

And the 2013 Contenders Are…

  Bomb by Steve Sheinken (Macmillan) Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (Hyperion) Endangered by Eliot Schrefer (Scholastic) Fault in Our Stars, The by John Green (Penguin) Jepp, Who Defied the Stars by Katherine Marsh (Hyperion) Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead (Random House) Moonbird by Philip Hoose (Macmillan) No Crystal Stair by Vauda Micheaux […]

So When Exactly Are You Announcing this Year’s Contenders?

On Thursday, January 24th, a week from today.

BOB 2013 is Coming!

The contenders have been selected and we will be announcing them later this month, giving BOB followers ample time to read. So, watch this space!