What is Summer? Sun, Fun, and a Great Time for Reading!

Here’s how YOU can help Arizona put reading first and increase the time every child spends reading or being read during the out-of-school/summer timeframe between June 1 to August 1 each year:


Governor Doug and Mrs. Ducey share the value and impact of summer reading.



  1. Sign up for the summer reading program at your local library and receive a reading log (or register and track your reading online).
  2. Use the “Find a Book” tool to find books that meets your child’s interest and reading level .
  3. Use a reading log to track the time spent reading.
  4. Visit your local library again and again this summer – On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!

Important Reference Links

Summer Reading Partners

Read On Arizona and numerous organizations throughout Arizona partner to promote the importance of summer reading.