The Main Library will CLOSE at 5 p.m. on Wed., July 10 and Thurs., July 11. The North and South Branches will remain open until 9 p.m. on both days. Enjoy the Clinton Township Fireworks on Thurs., July 11!

Battle of the Books Adults

BoB-GraphicBattle of the Books

Battle of the Books is a team-based trivia game, where readers compete for fun and prizes. CMPL offers Battle of the Books for teams of adults, middle schoolers, and fifth graders.

It’s about READING:
We’ll choose six books – read them and study up to answer trivia questions about the selected books.

It’s about FUN:
Get a bunch of friends or family together, choose your team name and dress up in costume as you battle it out!

It’s about PRIZES:
Prizes will be given for first, second, and third place. Snacks for everyone!

2024 Details
The 2024 Battle will take place on Sat., Nov., 16 at 12 p.m. at the Macomb Intermediate School District located at 44001 Garfield Rd #1100, Clinton Twp., MI 48038. Register your team now!  2024 book selections are:

  • Everything I Learned, I Learned in a Chinese Restaurant by Curtis Chin
  • Say You'll be Mine by Naina Kumar
  • The Frozen River by Ariel Lawhon
  • Tom Lake by Ann Patchett
  • The Bandit Queens by Parini Shroff
  • Mother-Daughter Murder Night by Nina Simon