Love is in the air, and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner— so let’s talk about romance! Romance books, that is. Think conflict, mixed communication, and drama mixed with a centralized love and happy endings. Romance may not be for everyone, but that doesn’t mean you should judge a book, and in this case, a lady, by their cover. Try something amorous, fanciful, or steamy pulled straight from our shelves!
We read books in series for comfort; to return to characters and settings that we have come to trust and even love. You can discover the worlds anew each time you pick up the next book in the series. Or, if you're particularly lucky, you can stumble upon a fully developed series for the first time and binge-read the whole thing! This month, we're digging some follow-ups and sequels and you should, too.
As summer wraps up and the school year quickly approaches, you may not find time to be able to sit down and squeeze in those last minute summer reads. So, why not read with your ears and try an audiobook! Audiobooks help increase vocabulary, introduce new genres to explore, and add another dimension to the story. Best of all, they leave your hands free to get things done. Whether it’s driving to work, working in the garden, or completing a last-minute project, here are some summer-themed audiobooks to get you started…