C.J. Zachary is a bestselling children’s book author who works exclusively with her illustrator husband, Zac. The husband and wife team is from Arkansas and work in elementary education. Zac is an art teacher while CJ is a Dyslexia Interventionist. She also has taught kindergarten, first grade, second grade, and has served as a Literacy Facilitator. Their first book, The Awkward Avocado, teaches the importance of acceptance and self-love. It has been a smash hit since its release in 2022. CJ and Zac just recently released the sequel, Awkward Avocado and the Interrupting Raptor.
Book of the Day 1/30/23
Joseph’s Storehouse Baking Company was iconic in San Antonio, Texas. Now, its delicious recipes make a triumphant return in this new cookbook. You once again can taste the recipes you fondly remember, and if you’ve never been to the restaurant, this is your chance to get baking and try something special.
Book of the Day 1/25/23
Jordan Toma is an inspiring and empowering figure who supports young students with learning disabilities. His life-changing teachings can be learned in his book, I’m Just a Kid with an IEP.
Books for Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders
If you’re a business leader or an entrepreneur looking for insight and inspiration, check out these titles on BookBaby Bookshop. Our fair trade bookstore is home to thousands of books written by industry experts, thought-leaders, and C-suite executives who have made tremendous contributions with their work and writing. These influential books are rich with guidance that can help you in your professional endeavors and your relentless pursuit of personal improvement.
Book of the Day 1/23/23
Sunny the Firefly is a wonderful new children’s book that teaches some of life’s most meaningful lessons. Thoughtful, creative, and tremendously illustrated, this is the perfect story to help children understand what it means to find their purpose and utilize their unique talents.
Book of the Day 1/20/23
Author Mike Kubista is one of the most gifted storytellers I’ve ever come across. His new memoir, Lessons from Iraq, is a captivating, page-turning masterpiece that allows readers to experience the chaos of war. If you’re interested in understanding what really happened during the Iraq War, from the perspective of a man who lived it, you absolutely must read this book.
Book of the Day 1/19/23
Author Piper Duncan introduces readers to a new supernatural thriller that is filled with adventure, romance, secrets, and vampires. Snow Moon: Karma Bites is the first installment of this young adult book series, and it is not to be missed. Wonderfully written, this introductory book sets the stage for an epic saga filled with interesting characters.
True Crime Books to Read
True Crime is a fascinating genre. These complex stories allow us to examine humanity’s darkness from a distance – and think closely about how and why people could commit such horrid acts. We have a natural desire to solve mysteries and seek answers to the most daunting questions. True Crime allows us to do just that. If you’re a True Crime fan, check out some of these books on BookBaby Bookshop. Sometimes heartbreaking, but always compelling, these are absorbing books that will tickle your psyche.
Book of the Day 1/17/23
David Goggins set a new standard with his smash hit 2018 memoir, Can’t Hurt Me. Now, he welcomes readers back into his “Mental Lab” where you can learn the philosophy and psychology necessary to tap into your true potential and overcome what has been holding you back.
Books for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, it’s appropriate to spend some time thinking about his life and achievements. There are many ways to honor such an extraordinary man. You can engage with your community and create constructive action. You also can educate yourself more on topics of social justice and equity to keep his legacy alive. Here are some books that address critical issues involving the fight for equality and justice in America.