Join the challenge!

This summer make the pledge to read for 40 days or in 40 different ways and go in the draw to win one of 40 $100 gift vouchers!

Open to all ages: children, teens and adults.

To join the challenge:

  • Sign up at your local library between 1 and 18 December 2019 and collect your challenge pack.
  • Start reading! You can begin reading anytime from 1 December 2019 onward.
  • Read every day for 40 days, or complete the 40 reading challenges on the card provided.
  • Return your completed challenge card or bookmark between Friday 10 January and Friday 31 January to go in the draw to win one of 40 gift vouchers.

Winners will be announced on Saturday 8 February at the children's end of challenge parties. Teen and adult winners or any children not attending the parties who have won will be contacted by telephone.

Stories are everywhere, waiting to be discovered! Discover stories today at your local library or online via our Online Library and get reading this summer!

For terms and conditions of this competition please see link below.

Inspiration for your summer reading

Need some inspiration and ideas for your summer reading? See links below for some top titles to enjoy reading this summer.

For kids and teens:

For adults:

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