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Adult Summer Reading 2023

2023 Adult Summer Reading Program Memorial Day to Labor Day

Read Books. Win Prizes. 

Open to adults 18+, our Adult Summer Reading Program (ASRP) begins on Memorial Day and runs through Labor Day. You’ll have a chance to win amazing prizes with your ASRP Reading Logs. The more reading logs you complete, the more chances you have to win! New this year: MONTHLY drawings — More chances to win! Plus, receive Book Bucks for your first ten logs — redeemable for $1 each at any Friends’ Book Sale or book shop through November 30, 2023. Click here to print reading logs or get them from any library branch.

What you need to know:

  • No registration! 
  • Fill out your Reading Logs with the books you've read between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Five books complete a log. Books, eBooks, and audiobooks all count!
  • Once you complete a log, turn it in at any branch or email it to:
  • Remember to pick up more Reading Logs! You can also download them on this page.
  • New this year: More chances to win with monthly drawings, so hand in your reading logs early and often!
  • Return all your logs by September 5 to be entered in the prize drawing.

We're here to help you!  Ask at any Information Desk for a recommendation or check out our online resources to find that perfect book!

  • NoveList: Discover good books (both fiction and nonfiction); look up the reading order of books in a series; find authors, titles, or series similar to your favorites; and browse through any and all genres for recommended reading.
  • Book Match: A personalized service from our librarians to pair you with recommended reads based on a few quick questions you answer.
  • NextReads: Try the book suggestions in our NextReads newsletters. Pick what types of books you like – from thrillers and romance to biographies and armchair travel – and we’ll deliver reading lists right to your inbox along with new gems, bestsellers, and related titles.
  • Reviews and Recommendations: Check back frequently at our one-stop spot for the best library resources.

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