2022 Books We’re Excited About (Winter / Spring)

2022 Books We’re Excited About (Winter / Spring)

Working as a bookseller is full of delights, including access to advance reader copies. The list below is reflective of the winter / spring 2022 books that Team Booksweet is really excited about – and that we think you might like too.   Plan Yourself a Happy Dance...
Black Men Read + Booksweet Giving Tree Recap

Black Men Read + Booksweet Giving Tree Recap

In November and December 2021, readers rallied together in support of Black Men Read (BMR) via Booksweet’s Giving Tree. Together, Booksweet readers purchased over 50 new books for BMR to distribute to libraries, community centers, schools, shelters, and Black-owned...
Booksweet’s Best of 2021

Booksweet’s Best of 2021

Early January has some of us in an auld lang syne kind of mood. Enjoy Team Booksweet’s favorite reads of 2021 – and some honest “real talk” about what made these books so meaningful to us. All of the books featured here did something important for us in this...
Happy National Sci-Fi Day!

Happy National Sci-Fi Day!

National Science Fiction Day is January 2, 2022! Here are three fun, easy ways to enjoy the moment: Explore the Team Booksweet Sci-Fi Favorites Q&A (below). Dive into the 2021 Hugo Award recipient list. New to Sci-Fi? NPR’s Life Kit has you covered. What do you...
New Year Gratitude

New Year Gratitude

Happy New Year, Readers! In August 2021, our family welcomed Booksweet into the world. The shop is a culmination of learning, skills, savings, and imagination two decades in the making. We did not arrive at this dream alone. It was cultivated throughout our lives in...
Black Men Read Holiday Box

Black Men Read Holiday Box

Booksweet is super excited to connect families with the Black Men Read Holiday Box! Lovingly curated by the BMR team, this Holiday Box brings stories from the African diaspora to our youngest readers.   Plus, 100% of the proceeds from each BMR Holiday Box goes...