Battle of the Books is a live school-on-school battle to find the book trivia champion school.  Students in year 5 and 6 read 20 titles and in May, a team of 12 members will represent RCHK to battle out their knowledge of the books with other students in Hong Kong. 

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Competition Dates:

Primary school competition dates:

Semi Finals : Thursday, 2nd May, 2024

Final : Tuesday, 14th May, 2024

Visit the official HKBOB website to find out more information

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In the competition, you need to know the titles and authors very well. You have to pronounce  them correctly. Here is a sample question and answer:

Question: In which book does the character swallowed a turtle?

Answer: The tale of fourth grade nothing by Judy Blume