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Battle of the Books

Announcing — Winner of the 2016 BoB Undead Poll

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You voted! You waited! You hoped!
Now find out which book is the 2016 Undead Winner!

The Undead Poll is Now Open

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Worried about your favorite contender’s chances in the Battle? Here’s what you can do to help. Online Poll @ FluidSurveys.com… Survey Software by FluidSurveys The previously-eliminated contender that receives the most votes will be dug out of the grave to join the two other finalists for the closing round judged by the Honorable Ann M. Martin. So […]

The Winner of the 2015 Undead Poll

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It was amazing watching this year’s Undead Polling. Every contender had their champions which makes us happy. And then, throughout the voting period, three were neck and neck — Brown Girl Dreaming, El Deafo, and We Were Liars. Following close after them were The Crossover and The Family Romanov, with all the other titles earning a healthy numbers of votes.

Fantasy BoB 2015 and the Undead Guessing Game

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On this spring Saturday, we bring you two final Sideline Activities, a Farewell, and a couple of Forecasts …

Undead Voting Update: Four Days Left to Make It Happen!

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We at the Command Center have been monitoring the Undead poll closely.  Currently, there is a definite leader with 2 or 3 titles closely behind — but the situation can change with a dozen or so votes going a particular way.  It is not that huge a gap between any of the top choices. Which […]

Vote for Your Favorite to Come Back from the Dead!

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Worried about how your favorite is going to fare in this year’s Battle? Here’s your chance to help. Vote in the Undead Poll for the contender you most want to see in the final round. The previously-eliminated contender that receives the most votes will be dug out of the grave to join the two other […]

The Winner of the 2014 Undead Poll Is…

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So was this year’s Undead Winner a dark horse? Did a scientist come along and cause his or her favorite to win? Or did perhaps a certain famous conservative radio commentator-and-now-best-selling-children’s-author get his followers to vote often and well for his favorite? (Sorry, couldn’t resist.)  Nope, not to worry. This year’s winner started out in […]

The Undead Poll is Now Open!

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Wondering how your favorite is going to fare in this year’s Battle? Here’s your chance to help. Vote in the Undead Poll for the contender you most want to see in the final Big Kahuna round. The previously-eliminated contender that receives the most votes will be taken out of the grave to join the two […]

And the 2013 BoB Undead Winner Is…

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Our money was on THE FAULT IN OUR STARS and WONDER as the winners of the Undead Poll, and those books fared quite well, coming in second and third respectively. SERAPHINA came in fourth, THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN fifth, and BOMB sixth.

What came in first? Well, it’s a book that captured 27% of the vote, and held a commanding lead from start to finish. It is such a great book that, for the first time, I think the Undead Poll winner might win the whole thing. Could it be SPLENDORS AND GLOOMS? LIAR & SPY? MOONBIRD? STARRY RIVER OF THE SKY? Nah, it’s …

 

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Congratulations, Code Name Verity!  See you on Monday, April 1st!

Final Chances: Vote for the Undead!

The Undead Poll will close this Sunday, March 10th. One title remains strong at 28% of all votes.  The close second has 16% and the 3rd has 12%.     ENTER THE VOTING VAULT HERE: