Did you know there are some great PERKS to having a library card? There are many benefits you many not realize you and your family have, such as access to thousands of free, unlimited audiobooks, digital comics, and ebooks as well as free movie streaming. These are available even without leaving your home , which is a plus in our new world of social-distancing. Of course, if you want to venture out on some adventures, you could always look into the option of using your library card as a free pass into museums.
Why not contact your local library and see what’s waiting for you to discover!
Author James J Cudney’s YA novel, Father Figure, is on promotion for 99¢ from August 24th through August 28th, 2020.
Between the fast-paced New York City, a rural Mississippi town and a charming Pennsylvania college campus filled with secrets, two young girls learn the consequences of growing up too quickly.
Abused by her mother, Amalia Graeme longs to escape her desolate hometown and fall in love. Contemplating her loss of innocence and conflicting feelings between her boyfriend and the dangerous attraction for an older man, Amalia faces life-altering tragedies.
Brianna Porter, a sassy, angst-ridden New York City teenager, yearns to find her life’s true purpose, conquer her fear of abandonment, and interpret an intimidating desire for her best friend, Shanelle. Desperate to find the father whom her mother refuses to reveal, Brianna accidentally finds out a shocking truth about her missing parent.
Set in alternating chapters two decades apart, the parallels between their lives and the unavoidable collision that is bound to happen is revealed. Father Figure is an emotional story filled with mystery, romance, and suspense.
National Aviation Day is celebrated on Orville Wright‘s birthday (August 19, 1871), and it occurs during National Aviation Week. This is a time meant to recognize and celebrate the pioneers of aviation – not just the aviators themselves, but the engineers, mechanics, and all the personnel that made human flight possible! A great way to celebrate is to read. Read biographies or historical fiction. Dream with the innovators who dared to make the impossible reality!
Books can offer the best adventures… and allow us to live more than one life. They can give us an escape from our reality by immersing us into a new one. It is only right to have a celebration for bibliophiles everywhere, and if you want to know what sort of fun things are at hand for #NationalBookLoversDay, you can just seek out the hashtag on your favor social media platform.
The origin and creator of Book Lovers Day is unknown, but it is a great time to celebrate literature. It is observed every August 9th, so make sure to celebrate with a good book, delicious beverage, and cuddly blanket. HAPPY READING!
Rachael Tamayo is a former 911 emergency operator and police dispatcher. After twelve years in those dark depths, she’s gained a unique insight into mental illness, human behavior, and the general darkness of humanity that she likes to weave into her books. A formerly exclusive romance author tried her hand at thrillers in her award-winning novel, Crazy Love, and loved it so much that she decided not to turn back. Born and raised in Texas, Rachael lives in the Houston area with her husband of sixteen years, and their two small children. More information can be found about Rachael at: