Here it is, folks–the month of April in Book World!
Feel free to drop a comment if I missed something. I’ll be updating this calendar continuously as I discover new events and days of interest.
Week 1: Mon 4/1-Sat 4/6
(Monday 4/1) April Fools’ Day
(Tuesday 4/2) Happy Birthday, Hans Christian Anderson! – Book Release Day, including two titles on my most anticipated list, Wicked Saints and You’d Be Mine, as well as other major releases like Defy Me and The Princess and the Fangirl.
(Thursday 4/4) National School Librarian Day!
(Saturday 4/6) Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon
Week 2: 4/7- 4/13 *National Library Week!*
(Sunday 4/7) National Library Week Begins
(Friday 4/12) Happy Birthday, Beverly Cleary!
Week 3: 4/14-4/20
(Monday 4/15) Titanic Remembrance Day, Audiobookathon Begins
(Tuesday 4/16) Book Release Day, including If I’m Being Honest.
Week 4: 4/21-4/27:
(Tuesday 4/23) Talk Like Shakespeare Day
(Friday 4/26) Arbor Day
Week 5: 4/28-4/30
(Sunday 4/28) Happy Birthday, Harper Lee!