You didn’t just break the record for votes in our sixth annual Tournament of Books… you SHATTERED the record! Last year, we had 8,643 votes in the Tournament. This year (drum roll, please), you voted 15,369 times!! Wow! We loved seeing all this interest in the Tournament, and we’re so excited to announce the winners in each of the brackets.

                    

Picture Book Winner: Dragons Love Tacos 2: The Sequel by Adam Rubin
Early Readers Winner: We Are in a Book! by Mo Willems
Chapter Books Winner: Wonder by R.J. Palacio
Comic Books Winner: Dog Man: Lord of the Fleas by Dav Pilkey
Teen Fiction Winner: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Congratulations to the winning books, and many thanks to the awesome kids who voted 15,369 times! We are also very grateful to the school librarians in all of the DPS 109 schools for their support of the Tournament of Books. We can’t wait for next year!