Looking for the perfect gift for the book lovers on your shopping list? Whether you’re buying a novel for the friend who’s always reading or a coffee mug to cozy up with, we reached out to Birmingham bookstores for their recommendations. Here are 15 gift ideas from bookstores and local authors.Continue reading “15 gifts for the book lovers in your life”
Imagine living in an Alabama with 100% literacy. For people who struggle, learning to read is a game-changer.
For those of of us who’ve had our nose in a book (or a phone . . . ahem), since we can remember, it’s hard to picture life without words. But that’s the reality for 15% of Alabamians, according to the National Center for Educational Statistics. Find out how you can make a difference.Continue reading “Love to read? You need to volunteer with one of these 9 literacy groups in Birmingham.”