May, marked officially as Military Appreciation Month, is a special month for both those in and out of the military. Join the Book Rack as we honor the service and sacrifice of members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marines, and National Guard as well as the contribution of their spouses.
Whidbey Island Independent Bookstore Day is the local home of the national Independent Bookstore Day, a one-day celebration on the last Saturday of April, hosted by independent booksellers for our readers and customers. The 2022 Independent Bookstore Day takes place on April 30, and this year the participating Whidbey Island-area booksellers are joining forces for the first ever Bookstore Day Passport Challenge.
Good Sunday to you all! We have a staff recommendation for you guys. Kiara recently picked up Alice In Borderland after finishing the live action adaptation on Netflix. This is what she has to say about it!
“For Teen+. A death game thriller. Each page keeps you tense and itching for more. Bored of his unfullfilling life - Arisu gets more excitement than he bargained for when he wakes up in Borderland. *does have guns and violence”
It's that time again! Our March Madness semifinals have completed and our books moving on to the finals are: Fahrenheit 451 and 1984!
Bracket #1: Fahrenheit 451 vs. 1984
It's that time again! Our March Madness quarter finals have completed and our books moving on to the semi-finals are: Dune, Fahrenheit 451, 1984, and Ready Player One.
Bracket #1: Dune vs. Fahrenheit 451
We are thrilled to announce that the exciting new literary podcast Always Authors launches March 22nd! The Book Rack and Always Authors has partnered up to bring you a free podcast that features candid conversations between two authors, with no interviewers or hosts. Everything is on the table!
It's March and the Book Rack is ready to pump up your excitement with our best-selling book tournament and crown the ultimate champion book of books!