Happy Summer Bookies!!…..or is it!?! Scholastic recently published a study that shows that 15% of children (ages 6-17) don’t read any books over the summer! I know, I know….we were shocked too!! That number is staggering considering there is SOOO much proven evidence that not reading over the summer is detrimental to a child’s learning… Continue reading Is Your Child’s Summer Brain Less Active?
Hallelujah! Summer is officially in full swing! Here in the Northern Hemsphere, the summer solstice happened yesterday, Wednesday, June 22, 2017 at 12:24am making yesterday the longest day of the year! Which meaaaannnnnsssss…Summer is officially here and there is no turning back. From now on (or at least until Labor Day) it is time for endless… Continue reading To Romp, Or Not To Romp…
YAYAYAY!!! Summer is finally here (well not officially until June 21st…but it feels like summer outside) and you know what that means! The kids are out of school and at some point you will be spending time at the pool or beach or on vacation most likely. What could be more relaxing in the warm… Continue reading Relaxing Reads for Summer 2017
Okay, Grads, okay….we get it. You have read enough books to earn a diploma and for that reason, we have decided to go one week without suggesting new books for you to read. We know that it takes a lot of hard work and dedication to get to Graduation Day and for that reason, this week’s… Continue reading A Little Graduation Treat!
Today is a very exciting day for Discover Books for TONS of reasons! First and Foremost – Memorial day is upon us and we can’t wait to celebrate our country’s veterans. Although you will likely be celebrating and spending time with your family and friends this weekend, let’s not forget the reason behind the holiday and… Continue reading Memorial Day, Summer Kick-Off & Blog-iversary!!
Happy Wednesday Book-O-Sphere!! Because May is Graduation month, we want to give a big shout out and CONGRATULATIONS to all of this years graduates! You have accomplished something incredible and you should be very proud of yourselves!! Now the fun part begins….you have your degree in your hot little hands and now you have to… Continue reading What Do Bookies Want to Be When They Grow Up?
One of our favorite non-profits in our Baltimore/DC market is back at it with plans to give away 1,000+ books in a really creative way! Tyler, the CEO of Kid Time Enterprises and his mom Andrea do everything that they can to make sure that children have books available to read. Andrea has seen first… Continue reading Back at it Again…Barber Shop Style!