August 9th is National Book Lovers Day and we want to acknowledge and celebrate the power of books. Books can transport you to another time and place. Books can inspire and challenge you. Books can encourage you to learn and explore. Books come in many formats; audio, digital, picture, graphic that anyone can find something just right for them. If you haven't picked up a book in a while, today is the day. It will not only change your life, but those around you.
- Support your local library so everyone has the same opportunities
- Recycle your books with neighborhood book swaps
- Join a book club to meet people and share ideas
- Volunteer to read to children or the elderly
- Follow your dream and write your own book
Need some reading suggestions? Scroll down to our Inspiring Reads section to find a few of our favorite books and learn about Better World Books a Certified B Corp funding literacy programs and keeping books out of the landfill one book at a time.
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Fund literacy and protect the planet when you buy books from Certified B Corporation, Better World Books. To date Better World Books has donated over 35 million books, raised over $34 million to fund literacy programs and libraries and reused or recycled over 450 million books keeping them out of our landfills.
If we could only take one book with us to a deserted island, these were our picks
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