National Reading Challenge Competition

Make the most of your summer with The Bahamas National Libraries Services!
Nation-wide Reading Challenge: July 1 – September 30, 2023.  Click for rules–>RulesforChallange2023.jpg
This Summer, we will read 5,000 books as a community. Let’s work together to fill the map!

We have summer reading programs for all ages:

Summer Challenge

Ages 5-17 years. Read books and complete activities to earn prizes!

Give Back to Reading (more to come).

Ages 18 and up. Complete Book Bingo and we’ll donate a book to a child for their home library.

Digitized this Reading Challenge by filling out the online application and filling in your Book Report directly on this websiteSubmit your Book Report on or before September 30th, 2023.  You must first register to take part of this challenge. 

Click to see: Proclamation by the Prime Minister

Click to fill out: The National Reading Challenge Competition Application Form

Click to submit: The National Reading Challenge Competition Book Report





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