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2024 Draft Schedule

March 27 - 12:30 - Grades 7-8

April 2 - 9:30 - Grade 4

April 3 - 9:30 - Grade 5

April 4 - 9:30 - Grade 6

April 11 - 1:00  - Grades 9-12



2023 Winners!

4th Grade

Roberts Street Elementary - Canastota

5th Grade

Stokes Elementary - Rome

6th Grade

Ridge Mills Elementary - Rome

7th & 8th Grade

VVS Middle School

9th - 12th Grade

Morrisville-Eaton High School

BOB Flyer 7 & 8

BOB Flyer 9-12

Book Selections for 2024 BOB

4th Grade - new for 2024 are highlighted

I Survived The Attack of the Grizzlies, 1967: A Graphic Novel

El Deafo (GN)

The One and Only Ivan

Front Desk

Out of My Mind


5th Grade - new for 2024 are highlighted

Allergic:  A Graphic Novel

Keeper of the Lost Cities

Masterminds by Gordan Korman

The Crossover

Funny Bones

Roller Girl (GN)

The War that Saved my Life

My Life in Dog Years

6th Grade - new for 2024 are highlighted

When Stars are Scattered (GN)

Deep and Dark and Dangerous by Mary Downing Hahn

Ground Zero by Gratz

Free Lunch by Ogle

New Kid (GN)

I am Malala

The Wednesday Wars

The Mysterious Howling

7th & 8th Grade - All titles are new

Same Sun Here

Lifeboat 12

The Last Cuentista


They Call Us the Enemy



9th-12th Grade - all titles are new


One of Us is Lying by  Karen McManus

Rhinos in Nebraska

Graceling, the Graphic Novel

Firekeeper’s Daughter 

The Inheritance Games  

Maus (GN)

Girl in the Blue Coat  

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

Heartstopper Vol. 1 (GN)

We are Not Free



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