Summer Reading 2024

Adult Summer Reading

The Adult Summer Reading Program takes place June 1 through August 31! Sign up in person at any one of our branches to receive a Summer Reading sticker while supplies last. You may also sign up online at, where you may also fill out, download, and print your bingo card.

The available cards include the regular Bingo Challenge with reading and activity squares, the Read More bingo card without activity squares, and the regular bingo card in Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese, and Haitian Creole.

Youth Summer Reading

Immerse yourself in summer programming and develop stronger reading skills with Boston Public Library’s summer reading program for youth 0-17 years old.

The program runs from June 17, 2024 to August 25, 2024.

This year's theme is Adventure Begins at your Library, developed by the Collaborative Summer Learning Program.

Check back later for more!

Explore 2024 Booklist Recommendations

Summer Reading on the Go

Take your books with you everywhere by downloading them on your tablet or phone! Explore our eBoook, audiobook, movie, and music resources and apps including:

  • Libby
  • hoopla,
  • ComicsPlus
  • biblio+
  • Kanopy
  • Flipster Digital Magazines
  • PressReader

This program is generously supported by the Boston Public Library Fund. To learn more, please visit the Fund's website.

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