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How To Host A Book-Inspired Dinner Party

Whether hosting dinner for a book club or just wanting to get-together with friends, throwing a book-inspired dinner party is rather simple. Host an unforgettable evening in five easy steps: 1. Decide On A Book If hosting dinner for a reading group, then choosing a book is relatively simple. If, however, the specific party is… Continue reading How To Host A Book-Inspired Dinner Party

Books

Read An Excerpt From Hello, Sunshine by Laura Dave Before July Boxes Arrive!

This month’s Cozy Reader Club box features Laura Dave’s latest novel, Hello, Sunshine. Dave, who also wrote the critically acclaimed Eight Hundred Grapes, has quite the celebrity following, including Hugh Jackman (Logan, The Wolverine) who praised the author via social media the day of her book’s release. The day the novel hit shelves, Jackman tweeted:… Continue reading Read An Excerpt From Hello, Sunshine by Laura Dave Before July Boxes Arrive!

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Five Reasons You Should Be Reading Before Bed

Finding time to read can be especially hard today with our busy schedules. As most book lovers know, we have to make time to read whenever we can; on our lunch breaks, the train’s evening commute, even before bed. There’s surprising evidence that suggests reading a book before bed can actually be good for us.… Continue reading Five Reasons You Should Be Reading Before Bed

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How To Stay Sane In The Summer Months

Ah, summer. That time of endless sunshine, the call of the water, fun with fireworks, and late nights spent catching fireflies after eating your fill of watermelon. Or, if you look at it another way, that time of relentless heat, sweat before you’ve even finished your morning coffee, and cranky, restless children who squirm away… Continue reading How To Stay Sane In The Summer Months

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7 Book-Inspired Movies And Shows To Binge On Netflix When It’s Too Hot Outside

As the summer temperatures begin to rise, beat the heat and stay indoors to enjoy a book-inspired Netflix binge. We’ve rounded up some of the best movies and television shows based on novels that are sure to fit any mood you’re in. Source: NBC.com Sports: Friday Night Lights BINGE ON: Netflix (5 Seasons) Based on… Continue reading 7 Book-Inspired Movies And Shows To Binge On Netflix When It’s Too Hot Outside

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5 Tips For Making Your Summer Vacation The Most Relaxing Getaway You’ll Ever Have

Whether you’re taking a summer getaway to a mountain cabin or planning to lounge on the beach, chances are, you’re in the mood for some much-needed me time. That means, no conference calls or 10-hour work days, just pure bliss. And after the inevitably hectic few days you’re sure to endure pre-vacay — things always… Continue reading 5 Tips For Making Your Summer Vacation The Most Relaxing Getaway You’ll Ever Have

Books

Spoiler Alert! The July Book is….

Our pick for the July Cozy Reader Club box is Hello Sunshine by Laura Dave.  It was chosen as one of Redbook Magazine's and PopSugar's best summer books, as well as a "best foodie read" by Epicurious. The novel is witty, funny and definitely the perfect summer read. It's also on track to become a major motion picture!… Continue reading Spoiler Alert! The July Book is….

Monthly Boxes

June 2017 Cozy Reader Club Box Revealed!

Here's the full reveal on the Cozy Reader Club box for June. This month we went with a fun beach theme since summer is here! June's book is The Gypsy Moth Summer, by Julia Fierro. Learn more  about the author in our previous blog post, "5 Facts You Didn't Know about June Author, Julia Fierro." For… Continue reading June 2017 Cozy Reader Club Box Revealed!

Travel

7 Bookish Vacation Destinations To Visit This Summer

This summer, plan a getaway to a location that inspired some of the best classic and contemporary literature and film. We’ve rounded up 7 bookish destinations that are must-visit stops on your 2017 vacation. Whether traveling cross-country or abroad, these locales will conjure up all those whimsical feelings from your favorite reads. 1. The Temple… Continue reading 7 Bookish Vacation Destinations To Visit This Summer