Summer Reading Challenge

Children, age 4-11, are invited to take part in this year’s online Summer Reading Challenge, the biggest children’s reading for pleasure programme in the UK. The programme is delivered by The Reading Agency in partnership with public libraries, publishers and schools. This year’s challenge ‘the Silly Squad’ celebrates funny books, happiness and laughter and runs from June – September There are lot of silly activities, quizzes, videos, games and more to keep children entertained at home.

Click on this link – – to find out more and to sign up to the challenge, and keep an eye on the Reading Agency Facebook (link below) throughout the summer. Books of all kind can be borrowed online from Bury Libraries through their BorrowBox service. If you are not already a member of the library, you can join online free of charge by visiting the link below.