Gaston County Public Library

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ReadSquared

Banned Books

In celebration of Banned Books Week, teens and adults are challenged to read 3 banned books you've never read before over the next 6 weeks! Log your banned book by entering the title. Once you've logged 3 banned books, you will earn a prize and be entered into a drawing for a grand prize basket.

This reading challenge runs from September 27 through November 9, 2020.

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North Carolina Children's Book Award Program

Read at least 5 Picture Books Nominees  or 3 Junior Books Nominees to complete the NC Children's Book Awards program (both lists found in Reading Lists). You can also watch Ms. Emily read the picture book nominees and talk about the junior book nominees on Youtube at: http://bit.ly/nccba2020

Once you've completed your books, you will get the chance to vote for the book you feel should be the winner! You will earn points for each book you read, unlock minigames and be entered into prize drawings! The program ends on February 1, 2021.

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