Eden Hall Battle of the Books - Grade 5

Order your books for the 2021 5th grade Battle of the Books at Eden Hall.

If you wish the order delivered to the school, please choose Pick up at Store and then indicate you wish for School Delivery with the child's name, grade, and teacher in the Order Comments section.

The Crossover (The Crossover Series) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544935204
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - March 5th, 2019

This Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott King Award–winning middle grade bestseller is now in paperback! Basketball and heartache share the court in this slam-dunk novel in verse.

"With a bolt of lightning on my kicks . . .The court is SIZZLING. My sweat is DRIZZLING. Stop all that quivering. Cuz tonight I’m delivering," announces dread-locked, 12-year old Josh Bell.


Chasing Vermeer (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
By Blue Balliett, Brett Helquist (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780439372978
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 1st, 2005

This bewitching first novel is a puzzle, wrapped in a mystery, disguised as an adventure, and delivered as a work of art.

Chasing Vermeer joins the Scholastic Gold line, which features award-winning and beloved novels.


The Wild Robot Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316382007
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

Wall-E meets Hatchet in this New York Times bestselling illustrated middle grade novel from Caldecott Honor winner Peter Brown

Can a robot survive in the wilderness?


The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781328499219
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Clarion Books - September 4th, 2018

From New York Times best-selling author Karina Yan Glaser comes one of Times'  Notable Children's Books of 2017: “In this delightful and heartwarming throwback to the big-family novels of yesteryear, a large biracial family might lose their beloved brownstone home, but win it back with an all-out charm offensive.”

The Vanderb


Turtle in Paradise Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375836909
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - December 27th, 2011

In Jennifer L. Holm's New York Times bestselling, Newbery Honor winning middle grade historical fiction novel, life isn't like the movies. But then again, 11-year-old Turtle is no Shirley Temple. She's smart and tough and has seen enough of the world not to expect a Hollywood ending. After all, it's 1935 and jobs and money and sometimes even dreams are scarce.


Lunch Lady and the Cyborg Substitute: Lunch Lady #1 Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375846830
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2009

From the author of National Book Award finalist Hey, Kiddo.

Serving justice . . . and lunch!


Saving Fiona: The Story of the World’s Most Famous Baby Hippo Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781328485137
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Clarion Books - June 19th, 2018

The amazing, true story of Fiona, a baby hippo born prematurely at the Cincinnati Zoo, the team of scientists and caregivers who nursed her to health, and the vast community in Cincinnati and beyond who rallied around her. Includes full-color behind-the-scenes photographs throughout.

On a cold January day in 2017, nearly two months before due date, Nile hippopotam


From the Desk of Zoe Washington Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062875860
Availability: Backordered
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 5th, 2021

#1 Kids Indie Next List * Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year * Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Book of the Year * SLJ Best Book of the Year * Kirkus Best Book of the Year * Junior Library Guild Selection * Edgar Award Nominee * Four Starred Reviews * Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year


Masterpiece (The Masterpiece Adventures) Cover Image
By Elise Broach, Kelly Murphy (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780312608705
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - March 30th, 2010

A New York Times bestselling middle grade mystery novel full of adventure, friendship, and stolen art.