March Book Madness

March Book Madness

Kids

The Sweet Sixteen

The list of sweet sixteen books are books that were checked out the most from our library during the last two years. Vote for your favorites and earn a chance to win prizes in our weekly drawings. Each week we will tally the votes to narrow down the list of contestants until only one remains. The remaining book will be our 2018 Book of the Year.

Your Prediction for 2018 Book of the Year

Turn in your March Book Madness bracket picks before 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 9th to qualify for a chance to win a tournament trophy. If you predict the correct winning book you will also win! You can turn in your predictions either in person with a paper form or online.

Weekly Prize Drawings

After all the votes are tallied each week, all the people who voted, either in person or online, will be entered into a drawing for fun prizes. There will be a separate weekly drawing for each of the three tournaments: Adult Books, Teen Books, and Kids Books. You can increase your chances of winning by voting for more than one tournament! Winners of the drawings must be able come to the library to pick up their prizes.

Vote for your favorite books

  • Vote for the Elite Eight – The first round ballots to select the Elite Eight are due Friday, March 9th by 4:30 p.m.
  • Vote for the Final Four – The second round ballots to select the Final Four are due Friday, March 16th by 4:30 p.m.
  • Vote for the Two Finalists – The third round ballots are due Friday, March 23rd by 4:30 p.m.
  • Vote for the Champion – The Championship round ballots are due before Monday, April 2nd.

The Final Four

Pete the cat : big Easter adventure by Kim Dean

Pete the cat : big Easter adventure by Kim Dean

Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck by Jeff Kinney

Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck by Jeff Kinney

The pigeon needs a bath! by Mo Willems

The pigeon needs a bath! by Mo Willems

If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

The Elite Eight

Frozen 5-minute stories by Disney Press

Frozen 5-minute stories by Disney Press

Pete the cat : big Easter adventure by Kim Dean

Pete the cat : big Easter adventure by Kim Dean

Dora loves Boots by Alison Inches

Dora loves Boots by Alison Inches

Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck by Jeff Kinney

Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck by Jeff Kinney

Disney's the lion king : the pal patrol by Lisa Ann Marsoli

Disney’s the lion king : the pal patrol by Lisa Ann Marsoli

The pigeon needs a bath! by Mo Willems

The pigeon needs a bath! by Mo Willems

Ten playful penguins by Emily Ford

Ten playful penguins by Emily Ford

If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

The Sweet Sixteen

Smile by Raina Telgemeier

Smile by Raina Telgemeier

Pete the cat : big Easter adventure by Kim Dean

Pete the cat : big Easter adventure by Kim Dean

A bad case of stripes by David Shannon

A bad case of stripes by David Shannon

Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck by Jeff Kinney

Diary of a wimpy kid : hard luck by Jeff Kinney

Molly the Muffin Fairy Story Book by Tim Bugbird

Molly the Muffin Fairy Story Book by Tim Bugbird

Frozen 5-minute stories by Disney Press

Frozen 5-minute stories by Disney Press

Dora loves Boots by Alison Inches

Dora loves Boots by Alison Inches

Meet Diego! by Leslie Valdes

Meet Diego! by Leslie Valdes

Bedtime for Peppa by Barbara Winthrop

Bedtime for Peppa by Barbara Winthrop

The pigeon needs a bath! by Mo Willems

The pigeon needs a bath! by Mo Willems

Princess Sophia gets scared by Molly Martin

Princess Sophia gets scared by Molly Martin

If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff

Dork diaries. bk.10, Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter by Rachel Russell

Dork diaries. bk.10, Tales from a not-so-perfect pet sitter by Rachel Russell

Disney's the lion king : the pal patrol by Lisa Ann Marsoli

Disney’s the lion king : the pal patrol by Lisa Ann Marsoli

Princess Addison gets angry by Molly Martin

Princess Addison gets angry by Molly Martin

Ten playful penguins by Emily Ford

Ten playful penguins by Emily Ford