5 Ways You Can Celebrate Book-Lovers Day Right Now
By Kerri Jarema
Attention all book lovers: today is definitely our day. Because it's National Book Lovers Day, 24-hours where all things literary are celebrated on the internet and beyond. Of course, true bibliophiles celebrate their love of books every single day, whether they're posting on bookstagram or discussing their favorites on Goodreads. But there's something about knowing that every other bookish person is out there either enjoying tons of bookish activities or just sharing their favorite reads with someone else that makes today extra special. So, what can you do to mark the occasion?
Whether you've got the entire day free or just a couple of extra hours to spare, there is a way that you can mark the day that will make you look forward to August 9 every year. From volunteering at many myriad bookish organizations, watching a few bookish films, or simply just taking some extra joy and comfort in your reading today, make sure that you take full advantage of a day in which you're the star, book lover. Below are nine different activities you can take part in today (and, really, any day) to bring your book obsession to the masses, make a difference and have some literary fun while you're at it.