International Day of Friendship

International Day of Friendship - July 30
Love, Emoji, Hearts, Valentine, Affection, Attraction

During this dark time in our history, it’s even more important to me to project love and warmth into the world. If I can do nothing else, I will at least do this.
In being the best I can, I strive to always be positive, accepting, and kind. So, as we observe this day of international friendship, I will offer my fellow book lovers titles that will brighten your spirit!

Amelia Earhart Day


Most people know that Earhart was a famous aviator, but they are not award that she was also a bestselling author. We celebrate the National Amelia Earhart Day on her birthday – July 24th, 1897. We do so because of the amazing accomplishments she achieved (as listed by Newsweek):

Who Was Amelia Earhart? (Who Was?)
Amelia Earhart: A Biography
Amelia Earhart: The Truth at Last
Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart
I am Amelia Earhart (Ordinary People Change the World)
Last Flight: The World’s Foremost Woman Aviator Recounts, in Her Own Words, Her Last, Fateful Flight

National Geographic Readers: Amelia Earhart (Readers Bios)
East to the Dawn: The Life of Amelia Earhart
AMELIA EARHART COLLECTION – OLD TIME RADIO – 1 CD – 5 mp3 – Total Playtime: 1:30:59
Amelia Earhart: The Legend of the Lost Aviator
Amelia Earhart Lives: A Trip Through Intrigue to Find America’s First Lady of Mystery


Romance Awareness Month - August

For some, romance puts a bad taste in their mouth, but the truth is, love is what romance is all about. Love, which is found in every genre from horror to children’s books. So, before you sniff sniff at the romance, take a look at these titles – they might just bring you new awareness as a reader: