Home Leisure and community Libraries Summer Reading Challenge The 2017 Summer Reading Challenge theme has been revealed. The challenge, which people can take part in at Leicestershire Libraries is called Animal Agents, illustrated by award winner Tony Ross. Children's reading can 'dip' during the long summer holidays. The annual Summer Reading Challenge helps get three quarters of a million children into libraries to keep up their reading skills and confidence.Children from 3-12 years will be able to join the 2017 Summer Reading Challenge in all Leicestershire Libraries from July 8th and will be able to help the animal detectives solve some puzzling mysteries.Children will collect stickers and incentives and be rewarded with a medal and certificate as they read 6 library books or library e-books and complete the challenge.Once you have signed up at one of our libraries you can join in online at www.summerreadingchallenge.org.uk/ where you can play games, read book reviews and much more.Children participating in the challenge can also get themselves free* entry into Bosworth Battlefield and The 1620s House and Garden at Donington le Heath.Also look out for ticketed children's events during the summer.Follow us on Facebook and Twitter*Terms and Conditions apply, see the website for details. Help us improve this page Hide content Was this page helpful? Yes It was helpful, but Please select a reasonthere's a broken link it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other No Please select a reasonit didn't answer my question it's not detailed enough it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other Details Email address We’ll only use this to ask for more detail if we need to.