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Summer Library Challenge (hosted by The Book Monsters) June-July 2014

Every summer I try to read as many books as I possibly can. I prefer a reading vacation to just about anything else.

I was super excited to see that there is a library challenge being hosted by The Book Monsters. I'm a teacher, and I'm broke. Seriously. I have no more space for books on my shelves, and I'm pretty certain my husband would throw me out if I bought another paperback. So, I've been busy requesting books from the library.

I'm getting to know the front desk pretty well with my weekly stops. I'm getting books for myself and both kids too. It only seems natural that I join this challenge since I'm doing it anyway!

Simply put, my goals for the summer are to read the Sunshine State Readers and Teen Reads books that my book clubs will be reviewing/featuring this upcoming school year. I need to read the Teen Reads books to prepare for Battle of the Books in spring. I'm really doing double duty here.

If you're using your public library, and want to join this challenge, you can find more information HERE.

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  1. Ooo! Battle of the Books! We just ran our first one with our fifth graders this past year and had a blast. Our school didn't win in our district (we just faced each other), but the students really enjoyed it. I hope you get a lot of books read! I'm lucky that I married another reader (although he reads less than me) and we have way too many bookshelves between us.

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