Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2019: A Universe of Stories.

June 3rd - August 1st

Talking Books patrons of all ages are invited to blast off and explore "A Universe of Stories."

Register online or call 1-800-362-0699 to sign up. Just for registering you'll be entered to win one of our weekly prizes.

Once registered, you will receive a reading log. Track the books you read, reach the reading goals (five books for adults; four hours of reading for youth), and return your log by August 12th to be entered into our Grand Prize drawing. One grand prize will be awarded for each age group.

Prizes are generously donated by the Kansas Advisory Council for Talking Books Services and we thank the council for their support.


Books, e-readers, and headphones orbiting the sun. Text reads "A Universe of Stories"

Weekly Themes

Welcome to A Universe of Stories. Check back weekly to find reading lists and activities related to our weekly themes. Happy reading!

  • Week 1: Rockets & Rocket Science
  • Week 2: Astronomers
  • Week 3: The Moon
  • Week 4: Stars
  • Week 5: Astronauts
  • Week 6: Planets
  • Week 7: Aliens
  • Week 8: Asteroids, Comets, Meteors
  • Week 9: The Earth