Summer Stars is the free national reading programme for children that took place in all public libraries and online from the 15th of June until the end of August.
Shortlisting for 'An Unexpected Adventure' short story competition has been completed and final judging is underway by the three authors Judi Curtin, Sarah Webb and Alan Nolan. The winning stories from each category will be published here so check back soon to read them all!
Finalists and winners will be contacted directly.
Bestselling author Judi Curtin calls on children to join the reading adventure at home and online!
This competition is now closed. Keep watch here for the winning stories!
Find out what's happening in your local library and online
View book reviews from children around the country and add your own!
Some more information about the Summer Stars reading programme
Fun printable activities and colouring pages for Summer Stars
Find recommended reads for children, in lists made by public librarians
Ideas of how to help children to enjoy reading during the summer