Books hidden around Market Drayton for summer reading challenge

By Rob Smith | Market Drayton | News | Published:

A summer reading challenge for children in Market Drayton will see young adventurers exploring their town to find hidden books.

Forms can be brought to Market Drayton Library

Ten children's books have been spread around Market Drayton and hidden in various shop windows for the duration of August.

Those who want to take part should download a form from, which lets families see which books they should look out for and list where they are.

Once complete, the forms should be filled in with names, ages and contact numbers before being delivered to the library letterbox in Cheshire Street.

Prizes will be given out following a draw in September.

The national Summer Reading Challenge is going ahead this year, though readers will have to log their progress online. Visit to learn more and get started.

Rob Smith

By Rob Smith

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star based at Ketley in Telford.


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