How are the kids doing on their summer reading? Plenty of Houston-area retailers are offering free books for kids who read this summer in the summer reading programs.

Unfortunately, one of the retailers, Borders, has declared bankruptcy and won’t be able to fulfill its free book offer for kids. But Half Price Books has stepped in to save the day! The independent book retailer will be honoring Borders’ “Double Dog Dare Challenge for kids, according to this tweet on Twitter. Houston area has several Half Price Books:

Thanks to Cities on the Cheap for the update!