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Monthly Features - August

August 2022

Back to school Month

Students!! Have you picked up for required reading for this year? Books on First has you covered!

Aug 4 - National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

Aug 6 - Farmworker Appreciation Day

Aug 7 National Friendship Day

Aug 8 - International Cat Day

Aug 9 - International Day of the World's Indigenous People

Aug 9 - National Book Lovers Day

Aug 9 - National Women's Day

Aug 19 - National Potato Day

August 25th to 31st - Be Kind to Humankind Week

 

 

 

Good Campfire Reads

Summer is nearing the end, but the campfires won't. Get cozy, snuggle up, and toast marshmellows while reading these great books by the campfire!  Whether you're out in the wilderness, in an RV going to a campsite 2 hours away or just hoping to continue to make this summer memorable.  These books won't simply keep your attention, they will put you into an imaginitve yet innovative world enriching your summer memories all the way into fall.

How to Stay Alive in the Woods: A Complete Guide to Food, Shelter, and Self-Preservation That Makes Starvation in the Wilderness Next to Impossible By Bradford Angier Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780684831015
Availability: Usually Ships Out to You in 3-7 Business Days
Published: Touchstone - March 2nd, 1998

Mystery at Camp Survival: 154 (Boxcar Children Mysteries #154) By Gertrude Chandler Warner (Created by), Anthony VanArsdale (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gertrude Chandler Warner (Created by), Anthony VanArsdale (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780807507667
Availability: Usually Ships Out to You in 3-7 Business Days
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2020

Fancy Beasts By Alex Lemon Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571314437
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Milkweed Editions - March 16th, 2010

Farmer Boy: Full Color Edition (Little House #2) By Laura Ingalls Wilder, Garth Williams (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780060581824
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - May 11th, 2004

Love in the Time of Cholera (Vintage International) By Gabriel García Márquez Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307389732
Availability: Usually Ships Out to You in 3-7 Business Days
Published: Vintage - October 5th, 2007

Just So Stories: For Little Children (Oxford World's Classics) By Rudyard Kipling, Lisa Lewis (Editor) Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9780199538607
Availability: Usually Ships Out to You in 3-7 Business Days
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - March 15th, 2009

Old Possum's Book Of Practical Cats, Illustrated Edition By T. S. Eliot, Edward Gorey Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780156685689
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco - August 30th, 1982

Cat's Cradle: A Novel By Kurt Vonnegut Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385333481
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - September 8th, 1998

Romeo and Juliet (Folger Shakespeare Library) By William Shakespeare, Dr. Barbara A. Mowat (Editor), Paul Werstine, Ph.D. (Editor) Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780743477116
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 1st, 2004

Girl Made of Stars By Ashley Herring Blake Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780358108221
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Published: Clarion Books - July 30th, 2019

To Kill a Mockingbird By Harper Lee Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780060935467
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - July 5th, 2005

Amelia Bedelia & Friends #5: Amelia Bedelia & Friends Mind Their Manners By Herman Parish, Lynne Avril (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Herman Parish, Lynne Avril (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780062961891
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Published: Greenwillow Books - March 2nd, 2021