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Holiday Romances

Friday, December 16, 2022.

Holiday romances

For those of us who enjoy the sweeter things in life, there's really nothing better than a good holiday romance — especially this time of year, when holiday magic is already in the air!

Take a tour through some of our recent favorite romance reads for hilarity, heartbreak, and a whole lot of holiday spirit.  These wintery romances would warm even the Grinch's heart.

Fall In Love 

Hanukkah for the Whole Family

Friday, December 2, 2022.

Smiling girl with present

Hannukah is only two weeks away and, all around the world, families are getting ready to celebrate the Festival of Lights with gatherings, tasty treats, and, of course, the lighting of the menorah.

 Whether you already observe Hanukkah as a family or want to introduce it to the kids, books are a wonderful way to celebrate together!

 Chosen by Rachel, our children's section director, these six books will bring Hanukkah to life for the whole family.

See Our List 

Book Drives

Tuesday, November 29, 2022.

Hands with golden box

Celebrate the spirit of Thanksgiving by donating to one of our book drives.

 With our book drives, donate any book(s) off an organization's wish list and we'll cover 20% of the cost.  So give the gift of literature today — to classrooms, local communities, or beyond.

See Them All

Native American Voices

Wednesday, November 23, 2022.

Native American voices

How many Native American authors are on your bookshelf?

Today, we're sharing some of the brilliant & diverse literature being written by Indigenous authors today.  Explore the list to find stunning novels, cutting essays, heart-racing thrillers, and more.

See Them All

The National Outdoor Book Awards 2022

Monday, November 21st, 2022.

National Outdoor Book Awards

There is some amazing nature literature out there: books that sweep us away to beautiful landscapes — or help us prepare for our next outdoor adventure!

For 26 years, the National Outdoor Book Awards have recognized such titles.  Explore this year's honored books to step into outstanding natural stories, from a woman’s obsession with the kingfisher to a thriller set on the slopes of the world’s eighth highest peak, to a Viet Nam veteran’s fascination with grizzly bears.

See The Winners