Summer Reading Club 2017
from the Talking Book Program

Adapted from the 2017 Collaborative Summer Library Program Manual, © 2016, CSLP
Sponsored cooperatively by your library and The Texas State Library and Archives Commission

TBP Summer Reading Club List

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Build a Better World

People young and old are encouraged to discover ways to build a better world this summer through books, stories, activities and programs atlibraries across Texas.

Read amazing stories about characters that struggle against corrupt authorities or apocalyptic environments and re-imagine and recreate their communities. Or investigate the lives of real world inventors, activists, artists, and scientists and be inspired by the ways in which they’ve made the world a better place. Discover ways to improve your own world. Learn how to plant your own garden or create and patent your own inventions!

Spend the summer planning your own adventures by signing up for the Texas Reading Club and Texas Teens Read at your local public library.

The Talking Book Program will supply the books you need to have fun all summer long! Discover what the Talking Book Program has for you this summer!

Call us for a book at 1-800-252-9605.

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Club de Lectura de Verano 2017

Construye un Mundo Mejor

Alentamos a jóvenes y viejos a descubrir nuevas maneras de construir un mundo mejor este verano a través de libros, cuentos, actividades y programas en las bibliotecas públicas de Texas. Lee historias impresionantes sobre personajes que luchan contra autoridades corruptas o ambientes apocalípticos y que re-imaginan y reinventan sus comunidades.

También investiga las vidas reales de inventores, activistas, artistas, y científicos, e inspírate conociendo las maneras en que mejoraron el mundo. Descubre maneras de mejorar tu propio mundo. ¡Aprende como plantar tu propio jardín o como crear y patentar tus propios inventos!

Pasa el verano planeando tus propias aventuras inscribiéndote en el Club de Lectura de Texas y en el programa Los Adolescentes de
Texas Leen en tu biblioteca pública local.

¡El Programa de Libros que Hablan suministrará los libros que necesitas para divertirte durante todo el verano! ¡Descubre lo que el Programa de Libros que Hablan tiene para ti este verano!

Llámanos para ordenar un libro al 1-800-252-9605


Texas Summer Reading Club 2017

Build a Better World / Construye un Mundo Mejor


2017 Summer Reading Club List: Build a Better World / Construye un Mundo Mejor [pdf]

2017 Summer Reading Club List: Build a Better World / Construye un Mundo Mejor [doc]


2016 Summer Reading Club Bibliography: On Your Mark, Get Set…READ / En sus Marcas, Listos… LEAN [pdf]



If you are interested in any of these subjects or titles listed here, please contact a Reader Consultant to order by phone or e-mail: 1-800-252-9605 (toll-free in Texas); 512-463-5458 (Austin area); tbp.services@tsl.texas.gov


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Talking Book Program
Texas State Library and Archives Commission
PO Box 12927
Austin TX 78711-2927
1-800-252-9605 (in Texas)
512-463-5458 (in Austin)
512-936-0685 (fax)


External Links
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Page last modified: May 24, 2017