5 Ways to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day!

Today, we are celebrating National Book Lovers Day!

National Book Lovers Day is an opportunity for all of you to slow down, relax, and crack open that book you’ve been wanting to start! For blue manatee press, it offers us the opportunity to talk about one of our favorite things in the world—books!

We want to help you celebrate today! Scroll down to see 5 ways you can celebrate this National Book Lovers Day!

5 Ways to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day!

1. Go through your “To Be Read” pile!

 
Start crossing off those “To Be Read” books on National Book Lovers Day!

Start crossing off those “To Be Read” books on National Book Lovers Day!

 

We all have those big piles of books we’ve been meaning to get through! Go through your “To Be Read” collection and decide to start on one today!

2. Read something new!

 
Mr. Pumpkin’s Tea Party     is available this September—pre-order it on National Book Lovers Day and get excited for a new book to read!

Mr. Pumpkin’s Tea Party is available this September—pre-order it on National Book Lovers Day and get excited for a new book to read!

 

Is there a genre you’ve always wanted to read but never have? Use National Book Lovers Day as an opportunity to broaden your reading horizons!

3. Visit your local independent bookstore!

 
We love independent bookstores! Spotted here is the follow up to   My Papa is a Princess   —   My Mama is a Mechanic   written and illustrated by Doug Cenko!

We love independent bookstores! Spotted here is the follow up to My Papa is a PrincessMy Mama is a Mechanic written and illustrated by Doug Cenko!

 

Independent bookstores are more than just a place to buy books—they represent a community of people who love reading and talking about books with their customers. For National Book Lovers Day, spend some time at your local indie bookstore!

4. Share with your friends!

 
There’s nothing better than sharing a book with a friend!

There’s nothing better than sharing a book with a friend!

 

A good book recommendation is the sign of a good friendship! Be sure to share your favorites with the people in your life!

5. Make every day National Book Lovers Day!

 
Real book lovers love books all year round!

Real book lovers love books all year round!

 

We love that National Book Lovers Day gives us an excuse to read and read and read! Why not make every single day National Book Lovers Day? Make a habit of reading at least 15 minutes a day!

How do you plan on celebrating National Book Lovers Day? Tell us in the comments below, and be sure to follow us on instagram @bluemanateepress for all things books, art, inspiration and more!