Adult Summer Reading Program

Exercise Your Mind: READ!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2016 Adult Summer Reading Program! Information about next year's program will be posted in late spinrg 2017.
How It Works
  • Anyone 18+ years with a valid MRSPL card can participate. 
  • Sign up at the Circulation, Reference, or Youth Services Desk between June 1, 2016, and September 11, 2016.
  • Read at least 5 books and keep a log (provided at registration).
  • Write a short (just a sentence or two!) review of one of the books you read.
  • Return the log (and book review) to a library service desk by Sunday, September 11, 2016, to be entered in our Adult Summer Reading Program Raffle! Everyone who submits a log by the deadline will also receive a coupon for a free paperback from our used book sale!

Dates to Remember:

  • June 1, 2016: Registration begins
  • September 11, 2016: Deadline to submit reading log and enter raffle
  • September 12, 2016: Raffle drawing

Raffle & Prizes

This year's raffle prizes (which have been donated by the MRSP Foundation, Inc.) include:
  • Kindle Fire HD 6
  • Kindle Paperwhite Reader
  • $25 gift cards to One More Page Books
  • Mary Riley Styles Public Library book/tote bags
Suggest Books for Others to Read!
Want to recommend a book others might like to read? Send your suggestion using our Contact Us page (or email us directly at and we will post it on our Facebook page or in the library on our Adult Summer Reading suggestion wall!

Looking for Some Good Reads? 
If you are looking for reading suggestions, try our reading brochures located on our main floor by the catalog stations and downstairs by the Reference Desk. Or visit some of the following sites: