Saturday, March 2, is not only a day to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday, it is also the NEA’s Read Across America event. Thousands of schools, libraries, and community centers celebrate by bringing together kids, teens, and books. If you’d like to get involved, you can find out more here. Do you remember your first Dr.… Continue reading Dr. Seuss’s Birthday – Read Across America
This is great news for our customers and our mission. Read the release below: Press Release – For Immediate Release “Discover Books” acquires book collection bin assets of “Big Hearted Books, LLC.” BOSTON, MA – BALTIMORE, MD – August 22nd, 2018 – The United States Federal Bankruptcy Court District of Massachusetts Eastern Division recently authorized… Continue reading New Donation Bins Acquired in the Northeast
As the primary IT guy for our website, one of the benefits my family enjoys is ordering books when I make code changes to DiscoverBooks.com. After a change, I always order a test book (to make sure everything still works properly). My daughter and wife fight about who gets the next “free” book (free to… Continue reading Young Adults’ Recommended Reading (by Kate)
Every year for the past 30-something years, my mother’s side of the family has come together for a week at the beach. We’ve ranged in numbers from 15 to 45, with ages from one to 75. And while we’ve added family members and lost others, while bathing suit sizes have crept up, and while more… Continue reading Your 2018 Summer Reading List
For those of us without a lot of time to read – or perhaps readers like me who have books all over the house and want to be able to pick up and put down something if we have a few minutes to spare – short story collections are the perfect solution to get your… Continue reading May is Short Story Month
It’s that time of year again when the children are back in school and for school-age children and even high schooler’s, that means that parents are probably doing a little bit of a happy dance…don’t deny it, you’re a little excited even if you don’t want to admit it. But what about the parents of… Continue reading Parents Survival Guide While Kids Are Away at College…”Sniffle, Sniffle”…
This past week, the ABC News 5 Cleveland team out of Cleveland, OH featured a segment on their show that epitomizes why we do what we do. They open the exclusive segment with a staggering statistic….Nearly 66% of Cleveland residents are “functionally illiterate.” This means that reading something as simple as a medicine bottle can… Continue reading BREAKING NEWS! Why We Do What We Do!