1. Download a Reading Log from the Contests &Activities page on the library website.Read 10 (or more) books from any genre(fiction & nonfiction)Review books you read on GoodReads. Joinour group PSMS Panthers Summer 2013
2. Here Is How:Step 1. Read any 8 books and record them in the Reading Journal(PDF).Step 2. Bring your completed reading journal to a Barnes & Noblestore between May 21st and September 3rd, 2013Step 3. Choose a FREE BOOK from our selection on the ReadingJournal list at the store... Enjoy reading!
3. Read for at least 15 minutes each day in the months of Juneand July. (Grown-ups may read aloud to kids who are stilllearning.)Add up your minutes and have your parent or guardianinitial each week.Once you’ve read 300 minutes, turn in your completed log toearn HPB Bookworm Bucks for each month.We’ll award one top reader per age group each month witha TOP READER prize - a $20 HPB Gift Card!*
4. The Fourth Annual New YorkTimes Summer Reading ContestJune 14 to Aug. 16, 2013you can write in and tell us what you’re reading in The NY Times, and explain why itinterested you. We don’t care what you choose or whether you loved or hated it;what we care about is what you have to say about why you picked it. You can choosefrom anything published in the print paper or on NYTimes.com in 2013. And yes,videos, graphics, slide shows and podcasts count. (In fact, one of our winners lastsummer wrote about a photo.) Feel free to participate each week, but we allow onlyone submission per person per week.**The contest is open to teenagers only-- anyone from 13 to 19 years old.Complete contest rules can be downloaded from the PSMS library website undercontests and activities.