Check out the huge list of FREE Summer Reading Programs for Kids 2019 available this year. There are a LOT of great programs that your children can take advantage of to earn FREE books, prizes, and cash!
Free Summer Reading Programs for Kids
Amazon Summer Reading Program: Get a FREE Book for reading 8 books this Summer!
Book-It: Get weekly emails with summer reading activities for your kids.
Books-A-Million: Read any four books from the summer reading adventure section in-store or online, get a free Diary of a Wimpy Kid drawstring backpack.
Half Price Books – They are offering kids ages 14 and under a chance to earn a $5 Gift Card for reading 300 minutes throughout the summer!
HEB: Join the H-E-Buddy Reading Club! You can read ten books and record them on your reading log from the form linked below. Each time you log a book, have an adult initial by the title so you get credit for reading. Once the log is complete, mail the form to the address below, and you’ll be rewarded with a special t‑shirt. You have until October 1 to get in ten good reads.
Showcase Cinemas Bookworm Wednesdays – Your child can earn a FREE movie ticket at Cinema de Lux, Showcase or Multiplex Cinemas when they read a book and complete a book report.
Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program for Kids
Barnes & Noble Imagination Destination – This summer reading program through Barnes & Noble gives your child the ability to earn a FREE book after reading 8 books and keeping track of them in a reading log.
Local Public Library – Don’t forget to check out your local libraries to find out which programs they’ll be offering this summer. My kids have participated in several Summer reading Programs through the library and it always includes FREE books & prizes.
Chuck E Cheese Summer Reading Program for Kids
Chuck E. Cheese – Earn 10 FREE tokens every time your child reads for 2 weeks in a row. Just fill out the form and bring it in to claim your free token.
Scholastic Summer Reading Program for Kids
Scholastic Summer Challenge – Log in your reading minutes to the Scholastic site and your child will be able to participate in a World Record challenge as well as earn digital prizes!
Pottery Barn Summer Reading Challenge – Weekly story time every Tuesday at 11 a.m.
Programs like these are a great way to encourage our children to continue reading throughout the summer months. If you know of any other programs that aren’t listed here, please feel free to leave the information in a comment below.