Adult Summer Reading

Do you enjoy a good show? All types of performances can be discovered in books!

From June 1 to July 31, you are invited to this red carpet event where books can come alive for you. Stop by Fiction/AV/Teen Services and share what you are reading, and you may earn a prize. 

Choose from featured categories, and take advantage of our reading specialists to receive suggestions either that match your usual tastes or to try something new.

Escape the ordinary and challenge yourself to be your own star on the MPPL Read of Fame!


Read your opening act of one book and receive a treat.

Complete two more performances from the featured categories and earn applause, a bookish tote, and eligibility for the Grand Prize drawings for

  • Dinner and a Movie (AMC gift card and a gift card to a local restaurant)
  • Ravinia Prize Bundle (insulated picnic basket, Ravinia gift card, and a Mariano’s gift card)
  • Night of Theater (Marriott Lincolnshire gift card)
Theater Marquee with Now Showing

Sign up online or stop by the Fiction/AV desk.

Summer Reading Adult (18 and older) 2019

Download and print your reading log