Book Madness at the UW-Madison Libraries

April 2nd, 2013
Love the NCAA basketball tourney, but wish it was just a little more … bookish? You’re in luck. The UW-Madison Libraries are hosting the first annual Book Madness Tournament.
A brutal selection process resulted in a collection of 64 books – 8 divisions with 8 books each – going head-to-head to determine our favorite book.
Vote for your favorites in each round. Total votes will determine which books move on.
The eight divisions are:
  • Fantasy
  • Horror
  • Sci-Fi
  • Classics
  • Romance
  • Mystery
  • Contemporary Literature
  • Non-Fiction
Follow the contest on Twitter and Facebook to get updates as the tournament progresses and remember to vote in EACH round!

Fine print (There’s ALWAYS fine print!)

  • One vote per person per pairing, please
  • First round voting begins on Thursday, March 21.
  • Voting for later rounds begins at approximately noon on these dates:
    • Round 2: Saturday 3/23
    • Round 3: Tuesday 3/26 (Sweet 16)
    • Round 4: Saturday 3/30 (Elite 8)
    • Round 5: Tuesday 4/2 (Final 4)
    • Round 6: Sunday 4/7 (Championship)

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