Howard County Library

Pass the Book by the Numbers – June 3, 2011

Our summer reading book promotions have brought a busy week for Pass the Book this week, thanks to our friends at Oakland Mills Middle School. 25 books have been registered locally in the past two weeks. We’ll be watching to see where these books go next! Here are the details of this week’s activity:

609 Columbia, MD 21045, USA 2011-05-16 19:29:36
702 Elkridge, MD 21075, USA 2011-05-18 23:28:02
777 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 13:52:41
787 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 13:54:11
769 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 13:55:11
786 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 13:57:08
785 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 13:58:32
775 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 13:58:36
777 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 14:42:37
784 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 14:47:47
789 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 14:48:43
789 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 14:49:30
748 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 17:25:22
788 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 17:25:54
767 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 17:26:25
749 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 17:27:17
772 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-01 17:28:10
766 Columbia, MD 21045, USA 2011-06-01 17:30:44
766 Columbia, MD 21045, USA 2011-06-02 03:17:10
719 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-03 13:56:33
718 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-03 13:57:59
745 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-03 14:46:33
747 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-03 14:47:39
717 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-03 14:48:27
746 Columbia, MD, USA 2011-06-03 14:49:46

A busy two weeks like this has also made a big difference in the total number of books registered. Take a look at our updated table. There are now 389 active copies of a Pass the Book title in circulation, and we’re closing in on our 200th Pay the Piper registration:

- Secret Hour Pay the Piper Total
Active Copies 235 154 389
Number of Passes 339 188 527
Passed Twice 61 26 87
Passed Three Times 17 4 21
Passed Four Times 4 1 – Book 1073 6
Passed Five Times 1 – Book 446 1 – Book 1158 -
Passed Six Times 1 – Book 562 - -
Participating States 17 10 -
Participating Countries 8 5 -

As the summer begins, and you visit the library to sign up for You Are Here, the 2011 Summer Reading Program, ask us for a copy of Pay the Piper to register, read and pass!

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