Adults – Literary Elements
On your next visit to the library, check out books and audiobooks and get reading and listening! For every two hours you read a book or listen to an audiobook, complete and return the entry ticket. Suggested reading lists are available at all branches. Keep us up‑to‑date with your reading by tagging @MDPLS on Twitter.
Read for a chance to win great prizes!
- Amazon Kindle Fire HDX
- Celestron Telescope
Official Contest Rules
This summer, why not enjoy reading or listening to a good book? When you do, you can be eligible to win a Grand Prize!
Here’s how it works:
- The Summer Reading Program begins on Saturday, June 7 and ends on Saturday, July 19, 2014.
- Participants must be Miami‑Dade County residents, 19 or older.
- On your next visit to the library, check out books and audiobooks and get reading and listening!
For every two hours you read or listen to an audiobook, complete a Grand Prize entry ticket and return it to the branch.
Suggested reading lists are available at all branches.
- Parents as Reading Partners. Get the whole family involved in summer reading. Just read for two hours to a child to complete one prize ticket.
- Each reading log contains six Grand Prize entry tickets. Limit one reading log per week.
- Participants who attend a library program can complete and submit an additional Grand Prize entry ticket, available only during the program.
- No entries will be accepted after Saturday, July 19, 2014.
- The Grand Prize Drawing will be held in August 2014. Winners will be notified no later than August 16, 2014.
- Employees of Miami‑Dade Public Library System are not eligible to participate for prizes.
The Time Traveler’s Wife
The Currents of Space
Oryx and Crake
Dune: The Machine Crusade
The Handmaid’s Tale
Daniel H. Wilson
The Winds of Dune
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species
A Short History of Nearly Everything
The Disappearing Spoon
The World Without Us
Gemstones of the World
Thinking, Fast and Slow