Summer Reading Program


Summer Reading Program

 Thank you for participating in our Summer Reading Program!
Click here to download our Summer Reading brochure.


Early Readers (Birth-PreK): 100 books
Youth (K-4th): 20 books
Tween (5th-8th): 10 books
Teen (9th-12th): 4 books
Adult (18+ years): 4 books


Log in or register for an account on Beanstack! You can also download the Beanstack tracker app, available on Google Play or on the App Store.

 Click here to download a "how to register" guide for Beanstack.


Attend programs for all ages throughout the summer! Click here to view our event calendar.

Michigan Activity Pass: Check out free or discounted admission passes to many of Michigan's parks, museums, cultural institutions, and more, using your Novi library card.

Sizzling Summer: Enjoy Sizzling Summer programs in partnership with the City of Novi! Click here to view the event schedule.
Fuerst Park – Wednesday, June 15, 22 & 29 and August 3 & 10
Lakeshore Park – Wednesday, July 13, 20 & 27
Visit for more information

Lakeshore Lending Library: Check out books and DVDs with your Novi library card at our self-service kiosk at Lakeshore Park.

Park Prizes – 10 Chance to Win!

  • Check out materials and you may find a Café gift card inside
  • Take a picture at the kiosk, post it on Facebook or Instagram, and tag us to be entered into a prize raffle.


Halfway to Summer Reading
All ages, one week long! Stop in between July 11 through July 17 to get a special prize to celebrate the halfway point of Summer Reading!

Completion Prize
Complete your reading goal by August 13 to receive:

  • Early Readers, Youth, Tween
    • Free book
    • Entry into grand prize raffle
  • Teen and Adult
    • $5 gift card to the Library Cafe
    • $1 off coupon to the Friends Book Nook
    • Entry into grand prize drawing

Grand Prize Raffle

  • Early Readers (5 winners)
    • $25 gift basket
  • Youth, Tween, Teen, Adult (2 winners per group)
    • $25 Target gift card

Bonus Prize
Receive a "Read and Win" prize which includes one (1) free fair-only entry pass to Literacy Day at the Michigan State Fair on Sunday, September 4! Limited to first 500 readers in K-12

Four lucky readers will win an Ultimate Wristband to the Michigan State Fair! This includes fair entry, unlimited carnival rides, and circus performances!

Prizes can be picked up between July 11 through September 10!


Birth-PreK Summer Reading Finale
Join us on the patio for ocean and beach themed activities! Dress for a little mess.
Registration required. Call 248-379-0720.
Wednesday, August 17, 6-7:30pm

Grades K-12 Summer Reading Finale
Join us at Paradise Park, an amusement park located at 45799 Grand River Ave. They offer a wide range of attractions such as go-kart & mini-golf, plus indoor arcade, laser tag, pizza café, covered pavilion and event spaces.

Choose one:
Wednesday, August 24: 1-3:30pm (encouraged for grades K-6)
Thursday, August 25: 5-7:30pm (encouraged for grades 7-12)
Registration required. Call the Library to register at 248-349-0720.

Reader receives:

  • 2.5 hours of access to the park (does not include arcade games)
  • 2 slices of pizza and 1 drink

Same package available for purchase for adults & siblings:

  • Wristband with food services: $32.00
  • Food service only: $5.00

For more details, inquire at

We are so grateful for the continued support for our Summer Reading Program!

Thank you to the following sponsors for their support of our Summer Reading Program!

Logo - Paradise Park Logo - Novi Library Logo - Michigan State Fair
Logo - Novi Community School Logo - Vibe Credit Union Logo - Goddard School