A new season of book rivalries has begun. Beginning January 16, you may vote for your favorite titles from a pool of the 16 most popular teen books of the year. Your votes will narrow down the list to the 2018 Mid-Missouri teen book champion.
For added excitement, each round you vote, your name will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win cool prizes like free book sets or a Barnes & Noble gift card. March Madness is open to all teens ages 12-18 who live in either Boone or Callaway County, Missouri.
How It Works:
- Round 1: Vote January 16 through March 4 for the Elite 8.
- Round 2: Vote March 6-11 for the Final 4
- Round 3: Vote March 13-18 for the final two contending titles.
- Round 4: Vote March 20- April 2 for the book tournament champion.
- April 5: The champion is announced!
Each round that you vote, your name is entered into our prize drawing! Limit one ballot per person, per round.
March Madness Teen Book Tournament: Sweet 16
“Thirteen Reasons Why” by Jay Asher
“Code of Honor” by Alan Gratz
“Zeroboxer” by Fonda Lee
“The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue” by Mackenzi Lee
“Under a Painted Sky” by Stacey Lee
“The Giver” by Lois Lowry
“Heartless” by Marissa Meyer
“All the Bright Places” by Jennifer Niven
“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” by Ransom Riggs
“Carve the Mark” by Veronica Roth
“Eleanor & Park” by Rainbow Rowell
“The Ember in the Ashes” by Sabaa Tahir
“The Hate U Give” by Angie Thomas
“Everything, Everything” by Nicola Yoon
“American Street” by Ibi Zoboi
“The Book Thief” by Markus Zusak