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Who: 4th & 5th Graders attending Oxford Community Schools,
Oxford Virtual Academy, Kingsbury Country Day School
and Homeschoolers.

What: A tournament of reading where students read books and vote
for their favorites,eventually narrowing it down to one book.


Where: Read the books anywhere and vote using a phone, computer
or tablet. 

When: Tournament runs from February 24 to April 30, 2021.

How to participate: No registration needed! 
1. Read the books in your grade’s brackets. (see brackets below)
2. Vote for your favorite books in each bracket (voting links will open on this page during voting windows)
3. For every round you vote in, you will be entered into a raffle for a gift card.

March Madness Bracket

 

5th Grade, Round 1 Books 

Who Was Harry Houdini? – Tui Sutherland vs.Who Was Annie Oakley – Stephanie Spinner

The White Giraffe – Lauren St. John vs.The Sasquatch Escape – Suzanne Selfors

4th Grade, Round 1 Books

Gooseberry Park – Cynthia Rylant vs.Sherlock Files: The 100-Year-Old-Secret – Tracy Barrett

Night of the Full Moon – Gloria Whelan vs. Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes – Eleanor Coerr

Voting for Round 1 will run from March 24 - April 6
Voting for Round 2 will run from April 19 - April 26
Voting for Round 3 will run from April 27 - April 30
Once voting opens, there will be a link at the top of this page to vote.

Questions or for more information, call the Youth Department at (248) 628-3034 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..