Because of the freedom we enjoy, we oftentimes forget about the profound sacrifices made by our veterans. On the final Monday of every May, cities and towns gather and embrace honorary traditions to celebrate Memorial Day. Some of this day is somber, but it is also a triumphant appreciation of heroism. There are plenty ways to pay tribute to our courageous veterans – one of my personal favorites is with a book that commemorates their service. Check out some of the titles that do just that.
Books for Mom: Our Mother’s Day Picks
Mother’s Day is right around the corner. If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift, check out our picks from BookBaby Bookshop. Curated with moms everywhere in mind, this diverse collection consists of thoughtful works that will validate and inspire readers. Celebrate the bookish mom in your life the right way this year!
Celebrate Earth Day The Indie Author Way!
Join us in celebrating Earth Day through the written word. We believe literature has the power to inspire change and spark meaningful conversations. Independent authors, in particular, have a unique perspective on environmental issues and a passion for storytelling that can engage and motivate readers to form new habits, think differently, and take action.
National Poetry Month Books to Read
Celebrate National Poetry Month and support indie authors on BookBaby Bookshop! April is a time of tremendous beauty. In this season of rebirth, inspiration is to be found everywhere you look. Take some time during these early Spring days to enjoy the wonders of a literary artform like no other.
World Autism Month Books to Read
Take some time out of your day to learn about these thoughtful and empowering books that shine light on what it truly means to live with autism – and how we can support friends and family on the spectrum.
Nature Inspired Books to Read this Spring
Spring is in the air! Nature is slowly awakening from its winter slumber and life is beginning once again. If you find inspiration in the natural rebirth that surrounds us in the Spring, check out some of these nature-inspired reads on BookBaby Bookshop.
Saint Patrick’s Day: Irish Inspired Books
Saint Patrick’s Day is an exciting celebration of Irish culture. Every March, we see parades and festivals packed with people draped in green attire. What began as a day commemorating the arrival of Christianity in Ireland has grown into a joyous and global observance of heritage. Whether you partake in these celebrations or not, take a moment to learn about these interesting books that are influenced by Irish themes.
Books to Read for Texas Independence Day
From rich environmental diversity to high school football culture, the Lone Star State has endless inspiration for independent authors. Not every state has its own independence day, and only a few have been ruled by half a dozen nations. March 2nd marks the day that Texas declared independence from its last foreign ruler, Mexico, in 1836. Celebrate Texas Independence Day and add these Lone Star reads to your TBR!
Cookbooks for Black History Month
Continue celebrating Black History Month by supporting Black cookbook authors! The time is always right to experiment with different recipes in the kitchen. These cookbooks are jam-packed with authentic, mouth-watering dishes and drinks that will add an entirely new dimension to the meals you enjoy with friends and family.
Bestselling Children’s Books in February
If you follow this blog, you know by now that I love children’s literature. Simple, but also profound, these stories capture your hearts with meaningful lessons. Check out these three stories, all written by Black authors, that educate, enlighten, and inspire children and adults alike.