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 throughout the summer.
  5. Get your copy of the Summer Reading flyer.

Important Reference Links

Summer Reading Partners

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