Summer Reading

School's out, which means there's more time to read for fun!

To Participate:

  1. Get your summer reads from Bookmarks, a public library, your school, your book club, or anywhere you can find them! You can also listen to audiobooks on
  2. Register to participate by completing the online form below.
  3. Enter to win a Festival Prize Pack by completing three challenges on the Summer Reading Challenge form and returning your completed form to Bookmarks.
  4. Repeat as many times as you like until August 10, 2019. Winners will be announced August 15, 2019.

Bookmarks Summer Reading Challenge form (PDF)

Book Recommendations
These lists are curated by Bookmarks staff. They include some of our favorite books to recommend to readers of all ages.

Please note: The reading recommendation lists below are just recommendations. Participants can read any titles of their choosing for the Summer Reading Challenge.

Bookmarks Summer Book Recommendations - Master List (PDF)

Elementary Reading Recommendations (PDF)

Middle Grade Reading Recommendations (PDF)

Teen / YA Reading Recommendations (PDF)

Adult Reading Recommendations (PDF)

Yes, I accept Bookmarks' Summer Reading Challenge!