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Ort Library's March Book Madness 2017: Elite 8

Elite 8 Voting Begins

Voting for the Elite 8 March 16 - March 17 and March 27

Vote for your favorite book to move onto the Final Four.

Girl Power vs Great 1st Lines

Diary of Anne Frank - Frank: 22 votes (48.89%)
Tale of Two Cities - Dickens: 23 votes (51.11%)
Total Votes: 45

Great First Lines:

A Tale of Two Cities. “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair …”

One Word Titles vs Lazy Days of Summer

Dracula - Stoker: 29 votes (63.04%)
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil - Berendt: 17 votes (36.96%)
Total Votes: 46

Southern Comfort vs New York State of Mind

The Help - Stockett: 19 votes (39.58%)
The Great Gatsby - Fitzgerald: 29 votes (60.42%)
Total Votes: 48

2016 vs Are We There Yet?

The Underground Railroad - Whitehead: 15 votes (31.25%)
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Adams: 33 votes (68.75%)
Total Votes: 48