Announcement/Disclaimer: Oregon Battle of the Books (OBOB) is a statewide program totally run by volunteers. The OBOB committee has thought carefully about rules and how best to organize this competition. Please understand that it is our intent that everyone has a terrific day, practice good sportsmanship, and remember the real goal of Oregon Battle of the Books is to emphasize the importance and pleasure of reading. Our best has been done to ensure a fair and impartial outcome. Good luck to everyone and thank you for participating in Oregon Battle of the Books. If something important to you has been overlooked, we ask that you share those suggestions through our surveys.