Summer Reading 2018


Each year Great Shows for Libraries creates high–quality productions that complement The Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP) and are seen in almost 100 libraries each season. With constant audience feedback like “this was our favorite show of the summer,” Great Shows for Libraries has become one of the most sought–after summer reading presenters in Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio.

I just finished having Paul Adams this afternoon. He was great! He has been the most energetic performer I have had at the library. Better than anything I’ve ever seen. Our audience absolutely loved him!Pam Hankinson, Children’s Coordinator
Alexandria Public Library
Alexandria, OH

Our parents have expressed their appreciation for Paul’s ability to captivate the attention of everyone in the audience and to make us laugh, and laugh, and laugh!Katy Smith, Children’s Librarian
Logan-Hocking County Public Library
Logan County, OH

“He made the books so exciting that the kids wanted to check them out!”Renee Bush, Children’s Services
Clarke County Library
Winchester, KY

“Paul is a very skilled presenter who can keep the attention of all age groups. I’ve used his Summer Reading programs 8 times and the response from our families is consistently enthusiastic with requests for repeat performances.”Vickie J. Stephenson, Children’s Librarian
Sylvester Memorial Wellston Public Library
Wellston, OH

“We invite Paul back every year because his shows are always excellent with no boredom. I have never seen the audience so attentive. After 5 years, Paul has become a favorite with our Summer Reading families.”Carol Sexton, Children’s Services
Pulaski County Public Library
Somerset, KY

“Paul’s programs are always a big hit and everyone loves him! Our families like that his shows are geared for the kids but have jokes for the parents to enjoy too.”Mary Anne Wood, Children’s Services
London Public Library
London, OH

What's New

Make Summer Reading a ROCKFEST!

ROCK Your Library and ROLL Through Summer with 3 Great Shows!


3 Great Shows for LIBRARIES That Want to ROCK!







Phone: 800.327.1878
Fax: 513.459.5403
Great Shows for Libraries
P.O. Box 1165 · Mason, OH 45040

Contact us today and together let’s make your SUMMER READING event totally amazing, fun, and unforgettable!