Have you caught yourself saying "Where has the summer gone?" We have! It's hard to believe we've already come to the final week of our Summer. Read. contest. We’ve had great participation in the Summer. Read. program, and we hope that you’ve enjoyed exploring new reads, DVDs and CDs at the Calgary Public Library. You still have one more week to participate, so let us know what you’re reading, and enter to win great prizes including our Grand Prize, a Google Nexus 7 tablet.
As a final bonus prize, everyone who enters this week will also be entered to win a copy of The Power Trip by Jackie Collins. From the book’s summary:
A luxurious yacht in the Sea of Cortez, a birthday cruise for one of the world's most beautiful women and an invitation no one can refuse. The Power Trip- take it if you dare. From Hollywood icon and mega-seller Jackie Collins comes a thrilling new novel, The Power Trip , set on a state of the art luxury yacht off the coast of Cabo San Lucas.
So are you clinging to the lazy, hazy days of summer, or are you longing for the cool, crisp days of autumn? Here are some reading suggestions to help you out:
We also want to know what you thought about Summer. Read. 2013. Loved it? Have some ideas for improving it? Please share your thoughts with us by completing our quick survey.
About Summer. Read.
Discover new books that will keep you reading all summer in our Summer. Read. contest for adults!
1. Check the weekly theme every Wednesday, either at your local branch or right here online
2. Borrow a new (to you!) book, DVD or CD from the Library that fits that theme.
3. Fill in the online ballot to tell us what you're reading (or watching, or listening to) and enter to win one of five 32 GB Google Nexus 7 Tablets, and weekly prizes of leather-bound journals and Calgary Public Library tote bags. You can also enter by filling out a paper ballot at your local branch. Good luck!