Canaan Town 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


May 20, 2013 – Canaan Town 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 Canaan Town Library card can borrow the eBook The Four Corners of the Sky by New York Times bestselling author Michael Malone for free from the Library’s website ( 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

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