Summer Reading 2020

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1. Sign Up.

Sign up here for our summer reading programs.  Please note, due to the COVID-19 Library closure, the 2020 Summer Reading series will be entirely online this year.  We will offer a variety of virtual events to celebrate the Summer and give plenty of chances to win some digital gift cards!  Thank you for understanding!

Adults | Teens | Kids

2. Read!

Read what you want, but if you need ideas check out the lists below:

Mt. Lebanon Library’s 2020 Adult Summer Reading List:

Select_reads logoSelect Reads Summer Reading list links to the library’s catalog.

Mt. Lebanon Library’s 2020 Teen Summer Reading List:

Select Reads Teen Summer Reading list links to the library’s catalog.

Mt. Lebanon Library’s 2020 Children’s Summer Reading List:

Select Reads Kids Summer Reading list links to the library’s catalog.

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Check out the goodreads BookShelf, post a review, and join a discussion!

3. Enter to Win Prizes!

Children: 

After you register online, visit the Children’s Desk to pickup your Summer Reading folder (which includes your reading log).  Keep track of your reading on your log and then bring it back to the Children’s Desk as you complete it to get your prizes! (What’s the process this year? - add in)

Teens:

After you register online, visit the Children’s Desk to pickup your Summer reading log.  Keep track of your reading on your log and earn raffle ticket(s) for every hour you spend reading.  Visit the Children’s Department to collect your raffle tickets and be entered into a prize drawing! (What’s the process this year? - add in)

Adults:

After you register, pickup your Summer Reading bag at the library (are we doing a digital kit this year instead of a bag?).  Then, read or listen to books and submit one online review slip per title (see link below).  Submit your reviews for a chance to win prizes! 

2020 Online Adult Summer Reading Prize Raffle Entry

4. Talk about it!

Online Book Discussion

Join our Summer Reading 2019 Discussion on GoodReads - share what you’re reading, find out what others are reading, and write reviews that others can read.

Adult Summer Reading Salons:

Join Library staff for one of Summer Reading Salons and talk about what you’re reading! Choose from either Wednesday, July 17th at 7:00PM or Saturday, July 27th at 1:30PM in Meeting Room A. Register for Wednesday’s session here or Saturday’s session here.  

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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Summer Reading 2019's bookshelf: read
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Post your summer reading book reviews here!

Books we've read

Trust Exercise
Late in the Day
Code Name: Lise. The True Story of the Woman Who Became WWII's Most Highly Decorated Spy
Help Me!: One Woman's Quest to Find Out If Self-Help Really Can Change Your Life
Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love
Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive
The Book of Help: A Memoir in Remedies
Black Leopard, Red Wolf
Bowlaway
The Silent Patient
The Collected Schizophrenias: Essays
Leading Men
The Night Tiger
The City in the Middle of the Night
The Border
We Were Rich and We Didn't Know It: A Memoir of My Irish Boyhood
The River
The New Me
Daisy Jones & The Six
Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender Story


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