Teen Summer Reading

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This year, the Teen Summer Reading Challenge goes online! For every book you log, you earn a chance to win an Amazon gift card. The challenge begins June 15 and ends August 21.

How It Works

1. Register:  You can register for the program beginning June 15. You only need to sign up once. Click the button below to register.

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When registering, you will be asked to provide an email address. Please do not use your school email address (watertown.k12.ma.us). Your submissions will not get to us if you use your school email. Sign up for an account with gmail.com, yahoo.com or others. You can also use your parent’s email if that works for you.

2. Read your book: it can be a physical book, audiobook, e-book, manga…really, any sort of book that interests you. You might want to check out hoopla or Overdrive to find some titles. All you need is your library card!

3. Log your book: After reading, log your book by clicking the button below.

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4. Repeat steps 2 - 3: The more book logs you submit, the better your chances to win!


For every reading log you submit, you get a chance to win one of five $25 Amazon gift cards! The drawing will be held on August 24, so please submit all your logs by August 21.


If you have any questions, please contact the WFPL Teen Department: LibraryTeenDepartment@watertown-ma.gov