Your Summer Stories for Kids

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Sniff out a story at Newcastle Libraries this Summer with amazing prizes to be won and fun activities for kids, families and four-legged friends.

Read to win at Newcastle Libraries this Summer!

Our kids Your Summer Stories reading competition has officially started! Pick up a bookmark from any of our libraries or at Newcastle Museum and start reading to win. Every ten books you read between now and 31 January will put you in the running for fantastic prizes including Harry Potter LEGO® sets, vouchers for MacLeans Booksellers and STEM kit prize packs. The more you read, the more chances you have to win!

Get started now by downloading and listening to our featured summer story Runt by Craig Silvey.


The fun continues with our school holiday activities running through January, including a Kids Q and A session with Runt author Craig Silvey! See our What’s On Calendar for a full listing and to book in and secure your spot.