Bookish Holiday Traditions You’ll Love

The holiday season offers a wonderful opportunity to blend the joy of reading with festive celebrations. Whether you’re a lifelong booklover or looking to start new traditions with family and friends, incorporating books into your holiday will bring everyone joy. From creative book exchanges to engaging virtual literary events, there are numerous ways to celebrate … Read more

Jingle Books is Back and we have the Details

Get ready to embark on a literary sleigh ride like no other, because Jingle Books, the ultimate bookish winter holiday celebration, is just around the corner! Taking place on Saturday, December 2nd, 2023, from 5 pm to 7 pm Pacific Time, this two-hour live event is a holiday extravaganza that no book lover should miss. … Read more

BookFest® Spring 2023 Winners Lit Up Times Square!

Hey bookworms, did you see the magnificent display that lit up Times Square? On June 20th, The BookFest® Spring 2023 winners list was unveiled in a spectacular manner, beaming high and wide on the Nasdaq board in New York. It was a sight to behold, a stunning fusion of literary genius and technological wonder that … Read more

Importance of Standing Still When Conflict Arises, The Catcher Dream by Kelly Anne Manuel

“Develop enough courage so that you can stand up for yourself and then stand up for somebody else.” – Maya Angelou. It has always been a priority for parents and guardians to keep their children safe and sound, protected from any harm. Kids, especially younger ones, are naturally curious about the world and are always … Read more

Books That Make You Had Fun under the California Sun at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Books That Make You partnered with Black Château to showcase authors and books at the renowned literary event.  The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, America’s largest book festival, returned to the University of Southern California on April 22-23, 2023. Books That Make You, a multi-media brand that promotes books through its website, radio show … Read more

Author Spotlight: Rebecca Inch-Partridge

Rebecca Inch-Partridge, a writer and freelance editor specializing in speculative fiction, mysteries, and memoirs, releases her debut YA science fiction novel Escaping the Dashia, the first book of her “The Paraxous Star Cluster” series, under Black Rose Publishing. In a tale that belongs on the shelves of all decent sci-fi/fantasy readers, Escaping the Dashia will … Read more