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Summer Reading Challenge 2018

posted 25 Jul 2018, 01:52 by Angie Cheshire   [ updated 25 Jul 2018, 01:52 ]

Mischief Makers

The Summer Reading Challenge 2018 is called Mischief Makers

We’re taking a trip to Beanotown, where rumour has it there’s a treasure chest full of epic pranks waiting to be discovered…

Check out the trailer and visit your local library to get started!

Will you be a Mischief Maker this summer?

Extreme Reading Alert!

We want to hear about all the amazing places and ways you’re reading your books this summer!

Share your extreme reading ideas for your chance to win some incredible Beano prizes

What's your wacky reading idea?

Design a new gadget for Bananaman!

Can you create a new gadget for Beanotown’s banana-tastic superhero?

Enter our competition and you could win some awesome Mischief Makers prizes!

Enter the competition here

My day in Beanotown

If you could spend one day in Beanotown, what would you do?

Enter our creative writing competition and tell us all about the mischief you’d get up to!

Beanotown is the place to be

Mischief Makers FAQs

Not sure where to put your Mischief Makers stickers?

Need help using your sticker codes?

Not sure how to collect your rewards?

If you have a question about Mischief Makers, take a look at our FAQs

Click here if you need help

What is the Summer Reading Challenge?

The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the summer holidays. You can sign up at your local library, then read six library books of your choice to complete the Challenge. There are exclusive rewards to collect along the way, and it’s FREE to take part!

The Summer Reading Challenge website helps you keep track of your reading all year round: find new books to read, take part in competitions and play games.

Parents or carers

Looking for information about the Summer Reading Challenge and using the website? You can find out more here.


Getting involved with the Summer Reading Challenge can benefit your pupils. Find out more here.

Summer-volunteerAged 13-24? Volunteer in your local library to support the Summer Reading Challenge and help children read. Find out more.
The Arts CouncilArts AwardChildren's UniversitySummer Reading ChallengeThe Reading Agency

The Summer Reading Challenge in Scotland is sponsored by

Tesco bankSRC Scotland

The Summer Reading Challenge in Wales is supported by

Welsh GovernmentWelsh Books Council