When: June 1-July 31
Where: Anderson Public Library and Lapel Branch,
Who: Anyone entering the sixth grade in the fall to
anyone graduating from the twelfth grade
Do you need a library card? Nope.
Do you need to sign up? Yep.
The sooner you register, the
more time you have for reading!
You will record your reading time in 60-minute chunks.
It can be fi ve minutes here, 20 minutes there. It can
be graphic novels, audiobooks, novels, comic books…
whatever! Just read, read, read!
When you sign up, you’ll receive a reading log to record
your reading time.
After you’ve completed:
Level One: Bring in your reading log and receive a
personal memo system!
Level Two: Bring in your reading log and receive a free
Level Three: Receive a free T-shirt!
After all three levels have been
completed, you may continue to read
to earn raffl e tickets. For each hour
completed, you receive a raffl e ticket
for a chance to win an iPod Shuffl e,
movie passes, backpacks, and other
great prizes. The more you read, the
more you increase your chances of
For more information
call 765-641-2456.


Titles from school booktalks

Hey there, if I came to your class to talk about the Teen Summer Reading Program and books, here are the books that I brought with me.  Have a great summer and Happy Reading!


By Carl Hiaasen

The Juvie Three

By Gordon Korman

Dead is the New Black

By Marlene Perez

The Graveyard Book

By Neil Gaiman


By Alex Flinn

Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Darkside

By Beth Fantaskey

The Absolutely True Diary Of a Part-Time Indian

By Sherman Alexie

Busy, Busy, Busy

Oops, so haven’t had a chance to update this in a bit because have been very busy with school visits and programs!  Promise to update on my booktalks and visits very soon!  Plus post details about the fabulous and very exciting Teen Summer Reading Program that starts June 1st!  This year’s theme is your Express Yourself @ Your Library and we have some fun stuff planned for the summer including a Rock Band Tournament!