Book to Film Adaptations for April 2017

Start popping that popcorn, book and movie buffs! April 2017 has a couple much-anticipated book to film adaptations launching.  Whether you’re looking for something to read, something to watch, or both, you can’t go wrong with either of these titles. Read these books before they hit the theaters this month: You might also enjoy: 63 Book…

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Freebie Friday! 18 Free Ebooks for March 17, 2017

We haven’t done a Freebie Friday post in a while! What better day to stock up on free ebooks than St. Paddy’s Day? Ok, so one has absolutely nothing to do with the other, though we feel it’s very lucky to have access to books that don’t cost a dime. Whether you’re looking for something to…

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5 Things to Do With Your Used Books

It’s difficult for book lovers to part with used books. Books are personal to us. They’re our friends. They comfort us,  keep us warm, and give us a place to escape. They keep us up at night, distract us from our chores, and provide endless fodder for conversation. Books are quite possibly the best friends we’ll ever…

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Happy Birthday to Authors Born March 1!

March 1 isn’t only a new month, it’s the day some truly creative people were born. Say “Happy Birthday!” to these authors born on March 1.   William Dean Howells 1837 – 1920 Literary critic, playwright, and novels William Dean Howells was born March 1, 1837 in Martinsville, OH. Notable novels include novels The Rise of…

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Literary Birthdays for February 27

There must be something literary in the air for people born on February 27! Some of the world’s most prestigious and beloved writers and authors were born on this day. Won’t you join us in wishing a happy birthday to today’s featured authors? Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807 – 1882 Born February 27, 1807, in Portland,…

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Take the Book Trivia Challenge Quiz!

  You’re proud of your love of books and it shows. You know random facts about your favorite authors and can reel off the most minute details of the obscure books. You’re the most outspoken person in your book club, and if you don’t visit the library once a week they set out a search party….

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Author Birthdays on February 4

February 4 brings another day filled with author birthdays to celebrate. Send your best wishes and good thoughts by reading one (or all) of today’s featured authors. Today’s Author Birthdays William Harrison Ainsworth Born February 4, 1805, William Harrison Ainsworth was a novelist from Manchester, England. Though he studied to be a lawyer, he was more…

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Freebie Friday! 10 Free Ebooks for February 3, 2017

TGIF, book lovers! Let’s get this party started with some great free reads. Obligatory disclaimer: All books prices are current as of today (2/3/17), but are subject to change at any time. Please click through to the bookseller for most current pricing. You should also know that affiliate links are used in this post.  Also?…

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February 3rd’s Literary Birthdays

Some of the world’s most beloved authors were born on February 3rd. What better way to pay tribute and honor their contributions than to read their books on the anniversary of their birth? Happy birthday to these authors born today, February 3rd! Horace Greeley Born February 3, 1811 just outside of Amherst, New Hampshire, Horace…

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