Summer Reading

Summer Reading at LSN

Visit the LSN LMC this summer to return and check out books! We're open from 6:45 to 12:15 Monday through Friday May 31 to July 6.
Visit the LSN LMC this summer to return and check out books! We’re open from 6:45 to 12:15 Monday through Friday May 31 to July 6.

2018/19 Gateway Award Nominees

The 15 nominees are:

The Memory Book by Laura Avery | Nemesis by Anna Banks | Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake | Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum | Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin | My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand | When We Collided by Emery Lord | Heartless by Marissa Meyer | Holding Up the Universe by Jennifer Niven | Scythe by Neal Shusterman | Salt to Sea by Ruta Sepetys | All the Gallant Men by Donald Stratton | Amy Chelsea Stacie Dee by Mary G. Thompson | The Sun is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon | The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner

All titles are available as either an ePub or Audio book through Overdrive. The LSN library has multiple print copies of each book.

LSN students who read at least three of these titles and pass (80%+) the quizzes on the book club schoology page get invited to the voting party in March. Students who read all 15 and pass all quizzes by March 1 earn a patch for their letter jacket!   Schoology join code WQGT8 – 7KTNT

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You can get Audio books and eBooks on your device from anywhere you get the internet! Click the image to the left to link to Overdrive.

Use your Chromebook / computer, or download the free Overdrive app for your phone or device. 

The Overdrive Summer Read promotion allows everyone to check out the same handful of titles between June 6 and July 18.

Or you can check out up to seven titles at a time of your choice from the thousands of eBooks and Audio books available through our LSN Overdrive collection.

New titles are available nearly every Tuesday!

Free eMagazines

Check out any (or all) the issues from our 68 popular magazines!  

Read them in your browser or download the free RBDigital app for your phone to download digital copies to keep as long as you’d like.

We have enough available issues that every student and staff member at LSN can check out every issue of every magazine, or maybe just pick the ones you want. There is something for everyone!

Use your Chromebook login to sign in. If you haven’t created an account before, it’ll ask for your library card when registering. That number is your seven digit student ID number, or the first seven digits of your staff number. If you have issues, try the ‘forgot my login’ button first. If that doesn’t resolve the issue, email a librarian! or

Free audio books to keep!

Using this free publisher’s promotion, you can get two free audiobooks every week through July 25, 2018.

Set your calendar to come back each week and download the files! The list of titles and dates they’re available is already posted to the Website.

YouTube book talks from LSN students & librarians

Not sure what to read next?

Check out our YouTube playlist! There are more than 100 book trailers that are between 30 to 90 seconds long featuring books both in print and from our Overdrive collection.

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