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OverDrive's Summer Read Program

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On today's episode, Adam and Jill are joined by Christina, who tells us all about the titles included in this year's Summer Read program.

OverDrive Summer Read is an annual program designed to encourage K-12 students to keep reading all year long. The titles selected can supplement other summer reading programs and will offer free, simultaneous access to students from June 7th - August 7th.

More information can be found at http://resources.overdrive.com/summer-read/

Books mentioned in this episode:

The Wild World of Buck Bray: The Miss Grizzly Cubs by Judy Young

Tig Ripley: Rock 'n' Roll Rebel by Ginger Rue

Happy Birthday, Spongebob! by JP Chanda

Pandas on the Eastside by Gabrielle Predergast

Meet Shimmer and Shine by Nickelodeon Publishing

Mikey's Monster by Nickelodeon Publishing

Ray of Sunlight by Brynn Stein

Instant Winner by Gary Soto

Becoming Alpha by Aileen Erin

The Pigeon Man by Joel Edward Stein

Audacious by Gabrielle Predergast

At the Edge of the World by Kari Jones

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