4 Types Of
Books To Start
The New Year
"Read more books" is on your New Year's resolution list, but writing it down and actually executing the task are two different things. Here are four types of books to start the new year.
Whenever you read a good book, somewhere in the world a door opens to allow in more light."
Some books are not just new to you. They are new to everyone. Hundreds of new books arrive in stores and libraries over the holiday season. The book lovers of Good Reads have a running list of "The Can't Wait Books of 2017" where you can add your votes.
Start planning your 2017 vacation early! Grab a guidebook to a place you dream of visiting and begin creating an itinerary. Try a travelogue where the author took off to a part of the world that has always fascinated you. For a look at how travel has (and has not) changed by checking out a classic travelogue.
Winter is a wonderful time to read something new. The right book even may inspire you to begin a new adventure even while the temperatures stay cool.
"Snow reads" are the new beach reads: page turners that you can read while taking a few minutes to relax. While it's easy to see the fun in reading at the beach, winter really is the best season to curl up with a good book. Grab a snow read and get cozy with a blanket and a warm mug of cocoa.
Ever want to learn how to knit, design a scrapbook page, or weave a basket? This is the year you will learn all about it. Start with a beginner's book in the craft you are curious about, then work your way up to complex jewelry, storage baskets for dog toys, and more.