Dassel Library Children’s Book Tournament

Join us for Summer Reading Madness at the Dassel Public Library!

Voting has begun!  Come into the library or check out the Dassel Library Facebook Page to get your votes counted.

Round 1 Winners in YA/Juvenile are:


Dog Man by Dav Pilkey

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson Series) by Rick Riordan

Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Tales of a Not-So-Fabulous Life (Dork Diaries) by Renee Russell

Out From Boneville (Bone Series) by Jeff Smith

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by JK Rowling

Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins


The Giver by Lois Lowry

The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Warner

Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O’Dell

Charlotte’s Web by EB White

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by CS Lewis

Voting is open to people of all ages.

One prize winner will be drawn from participants who end up with the correct book bracket winner* at the end of the summer in each set of the following brackets:

–Modern vs. Classics YA/Juvenile

–Modern vs. Classics Picture Books

Prize: Gift certificate for a FREE 6″ sub from Casey’s in Dassel

*If no one has the correct bracket award winner once voting has ended, winners will be drawn from participants who get the furthest without a broken bracket.

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