The Read More! Reading Challenge suggestions for the month of February are here! Go On a Blind Date with a Book or read a romance!
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Go on a Blind Date With a Book
Stop by the library during the month of February and pick up a blind date! We’ll have a selection of wrapped books ready to try. You won’t know the title, but you’ll be able to pick out a book based on the genre and first line.
Read A Romance
Written in the Stars – Alexandria Bellefleur
Genre: Contemporary romances; LGBTQIA romances; Romantic comedies
Description: A lighthearted romance inspired by Pride and Prejudice depicts the experiences of a free-spirited social media astrologer who agrees to a fake relationship with a no-nonsense actuary to appease their respective families.
By the Book – Jasmine Guillory
Genre: Contemporary romances; Fairy tale and folklore-inspired fiction; Multicultural romances; Romantic comedies
Description: Isabelle is completely lost. When she first began her career in publishing after college, she did not expect to be twenty-five, still living at home, and the only Black employee at her publishing house. Overworked and underpaid, constantly torn between speaking up or stifling herself, Izzy thinks there must be more to this publishing life. So when she overhears her boss complaining about a beastly high-profile author who has failed to deliver his long-awaited manuscript, Isabelle sees an opportunity to prove her worth and finally get the recognition she deserves. All she has to do is go to the author’s Santa Barbara mansion and give him a quick pep talk or three. How hard could it be?
The Heart Principle – Helen Hoang
Genre: Contemporary romances; Multicultural romances
Description: When she suddenly loses her ability to play the violin, Anna Sun must learn to listen to her heart and falls in love with a man her parents disapprove of, forcing her to choose between meeting expectations and finding happiness in who she really is.
Act Your Age, Eve Brown – Talia Hibbert
Genre: Contemporary romances; Multicultural romances; Romantic comedies
Description: When his life is taken over by a purple-haired tornado of a woman named Eve Brown, B&B owner Jacob Wayne tries to fight his attraction to this sunny, chaotic woman who is his natural-born enemy.