• Book Clubs at Wilson High School Library

    Oregon Battle of the Books

    Students will read books and answer trivia questions on a team. They compete against teams from other schools. In the 2020-2021 school year, teams will battle each others, but will not participate in a formal tournemnt. Teams will have the opportunity to battle at least two other teams from two other schools. OBOB is open to anyone who would like to join us.

    Book Titles:

    9th to 12th Grade Division

    • The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater
    • Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough
    • The Bone Houses by Emily Lloyd-Jones
    • Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
    • The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
    • Illuminae by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
    • The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
    • Pride by Ibi Zoboi
    • Seraphina by Rachel Hartman
    • Tash Hearts Tolstoy by Kathryn Ormsbee
    • They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera
    • Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

    Oregon Readers Choice Award (AKA Pizza and Pages)

    In Pizza and Pages, we read and discuss popular books nominated by teens across Oregon. When school is in session, we have pizza while we discuss the books. Pizza and Pages is open to everyone who wants to read with us. If you read at least two of the books, you will get to vote for your favorite. The book that receives the most votes statewide is given the Oregon Reader's Choice Award.

    Book Titles 2020-2021:

    • Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
    • Dread Nation by Justina Ireland
    • Dry by Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman
    • Emergency Contact by Mary H.K. Choi
    • The Faithful Spy: Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler by John Hendrix
    • A Heart in a Body in the World by Deb Caletti
    • Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka
    • The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

    Social Justice Book Club

    Read and discuss counternarratives from a wide variety of genres including science fiction, romance, realistic fiction, memoir, and literature.

    Book Titles 2020-2021

    • Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning
    • Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir
    • Love from A to Z
    • Pet
    • Frankly in Love
    • We Set the Dark on Fire
    • Saints and Misfits
    • Anger Is a Gift
    • I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter