UW Book Madness 2015


Click to see our 2015 VIP Bracketologists!

Voting for Round 4 is now open!

Round 4 voting will conclude Monday night at midnight.

Results for Round 4 are now available.

Forgot what you put in your bracket? Send an email to uwbookmadness@library.wisc.edu with BRACKET COPY in the subject line and we will send you a copy of your bracket!

Leading Brackets

A perfect score at this point would be 96 points. Our current top bracket leaders are:

  • Shan S. (90 pts)
  • MaureenM (86 pts)
  • AbbyW (82 pts)
  • Sarah Jo. (82 pts)

See all of the bracket scores here. (See Library staff scores here)

Winning Books of Round 3

The Hobbit
Little Women
Charlotte’s Web
Life of Pi
Alice’s Adventure…
Diary of a Young Girl
The Book Thief

Download a copy of the bracket to see all the books, or look through our full-set of synopses.

Vote for your favorite books!

For each round, vote for your favorite book of each pair. Return here for each round to vote, or simply point your browser to http://go.wisc.edu/library.

After every round, we will post the names of the winning books, and then open up the next round of voting. We will also be updating the list of best brackets, and how our VIP bracketologists are performing.

How do I win a $100 Gift Card?

Brackets were filled out prior to March 17 and turned in to the Libraries. The bracket turned in that scores highest against the actually results will win a $100 gift card provided by The University Bookstore. Stay tuned for frequent updates on our leader board!