Waukegan Public Library participates in a worldwide Big Library Read eBook Event

Pilot program runs from May 15th to June 1st, encourages participants to join global reading of eBook

Waukegan Public Library invites the public to take part in the Big Library Read, a pilot program in which libraries worldwide offer a single eBook to their cardholders. The program is designed to unite library patrons from all around the world.

From May 15th to June 1, 2013, anyone with a valid Waukegan Public Library card can borrow the eBook The Four Corners of the Skyby New York Times bestselling author Michael Malone for free from the Library’s website www.waukeganpl.org/eBooks and read on all major devices, including Kindle® (in the US) and iPad®.

Over 7,500 libraries in 10 countries from five continents are participating. Readers are invited to join the book discussion on Twitter using #BigLibraryRead.

For more information about the Big Library Read, please visit http://www.overdrive.com/big-library-read/.