Battle of the Books

As of May 1, 2017, the 2017 -2018 titles are in-stock and discounted. Website will reflect these updates in the coming weeks.


Below are the links to the 2016 - 2017 Battle of the Books titles. 

To purchase, add them to your Russo's online cart or call in your order to 661-665-4686.  All books are discounted for students.

Teachers/Librarians: call to receive your Educator Discount code or to order in hardback.

Note: Even if your child isn't participating in Battle of the Books, this is a great list of contemporary classic literature for young readers. THESE BOOKS ARE IN-STOCK AND READY TO BE PURCHASED TODAY!

Kern's County's Adapted Book List 3rd Grade: 2016 - 2017

Standard 30 Book List 4th - 6th Grade: 2016 - 2017   FYI: Katie Feldstein, Kern County 4th-6th grade coordinator

Standard 30 Book List 7th - 8th Grade: 2016 - 2017