Battle of the books for students from Grade 9 to Grade 12
Jury members must read and debate four contemporary Canadian books, two in English and two in French, and vote for their favourite as the winner.
The winning author will be invited to come meet the jury members during a Frye Festival event.
The books are offered for free to all jury members, who must in turn participate in the debates as well as the meet the author in person, in Moncton.
November 15, 2019 – Deadline to register
November 30, 2019 – First meeting: Ice breaking activities, timeline presentation and distribution of the books.
January 11, 2020 – Battle of the Books: Boo and Ouvrir son coeur.
February 22, 2020 – Battle of the Books: Little Fish and L’enfant mascara and the final round.