Teen “March Book Madness”

2019

  • Drop by the library March 1-9 to fill out a tournament bracket for “March Book Madness.”

 

  • Participants ages 12 – 18 may complete a bracket for 16 popular Young Adult and Jr. Fiction classic book titles, to predict the book that will get the most votes throughout the tournament.

 

  • Incentives will be offered for bracket submissions and voting rounds.

 

  • Three Amazon gift cards will be awarded for bracket submissions that most closely match the outcomes of the competition.

 

  • Teens may vote for their favorite books during each round of the competition. Teens who do not submit a tournament bracket by the deadline (March 9th) can still participate in the voting and weekly prizes. However, they will not be eligible for the best-matched bracket prizes (Amazon gift cards). 

 Voting rounds will be:

1st round:  March 11-16             2nd round:  March 18-23

3rd round:  March 25-30               Final round: April 1-6

2018

Area teens ages 12 – 18 recently submitted completed tournament brackets for the AF library’s “March Book Madness” Contest. The tournament began with 16 popular young adult and Jr. Fiction book characters. Teens voted in four rounds of competition to select the most popular book character.

And the March Book Madness           Championship Character goes to . . . . .                      Hermoine Granger from the Harry Potter Series.

Congratulations to our Grand Prize Winner Rodney Parrish. Parrish submitted the most accurate Tournament Bracket and has won a $25 Amazon Gift card. Second Place goes to Spencer Permann and Naia Evans, each winning a $10 Amazon Gift. Our weekly prize drawing winners, receiving candy and a book, were Ariana Bowes, Kiersley Boyer, Kamber Smith, Tyson Kress, Kade Parish, Michael McClanahan, Taylie Boyer, Brinkley Boyer, Eryn Parrish, and Katie Bischoff. Thank you to all participants. Watch for more exciting activities at the library, including the Summer Reading program for teens. For more information, visit www.aflibrary.org.

Teen March Book Madness 2018:

Teen “March Book Madness” Starts March 1st

Teens ages 12 – 18 are invited to JOIN THE MADNESS AT THE AF LIBRARY. Stop by the library before Sat. March 10 to fill out a MARCH BOOK MADNESS tournament bracket for 16 popular characters from Young Adult and Jr. Fiction Books titles, to predict the character they think will receive the most votes throughout the competition.   Four rounds of voting will take place March 10 – April 7 to determine the “Champion” character.  Prizes will be awarded for bracket submission and for voting. Random prize drawings from each round of voting will also be awarded so be sure to vote and help advance your favorite characters.  At the end of the competition, Amazon gift cards will be awarded to three individuals who submitted brackets that most closely match the voting outcomes.

Details coming soon

Teen March Book Madness 2017

Area teens ages 12 – 18 recently submitted completed tournament brackets for the AF library’s “March Book Madness” Contest.  The tournament began with 16 popular young adult and Jr. Fiction book titles. Teens voted in four rounds of competition for their favorite novels to select the most popular book.

And the March Book Madness Championship Book goes to . . . . .
CINDER by Marissa Meyer.

Congratulations to our Grand Prize Winner Addie Wilson. Wilson submitted the most accurate Tournament Bracket and has won a $20 Amazon Gift card. Second Place goes to Mikayla Udy and Naia Evans, each winning a $10 Amazon Gift.

Our weekly prize drawing winners, receiving candy and their choice of a key chain or an ear bud holder, were Rayanna Mclean, Jolene Chavez, Caitlin Wiese, Emilee Krein, Karen Carter, Addie Wilson, Sidney Woodworth, Eryn Parrish, Avery Claunch, And Kamber Smith.

Thank you to all participants. Watch for more exciting activities at the library, including a Summer Reading program for teens.