Looking for your summer read? The Beach Bound Book Bash will have books and authors that can help you with that. The Beach-Bound Book Bash, the annual literary tea and author reading event, returns for its sixth edition as a celebration of the must-read books of the summer of 2022.
The event happens virtually Saturday, June 11th, 2pm to 4pm PT / 5pm to 7pm ET. We have a list of books that you’ll love reading while on the beach this summer. Join on Facebook or Youtube to watch author readings and fun.
“Antonio, We Know You” by Antonio Salazar-Hobson
It follows the life of a migrant farmworker kidnapped at age four, then trafficked through age ten at a famous California ranch and taken under Cesar Chavez’s wing. After 24 years, Antonio eventually graduated from law school and found the strength and resilience to be reunited with his long-lost family. In telling his story, Antonio aims to offer hope in desperate circumstances. He shares the legacy of his family and reflects on the dignity and sacrifices of their difficult Chicano life.
From The Potato To Star Trek And Beyond by Chester L. Richards
Looking for a great and funny story to help inspire you this summer? Then find out from Chet L. Richards what it was like to write a famous Star Trek episode, to becoming a rocket scientist. A man of adventure, he reveals stories from a life well-lived and the lessons that we can all appreciate in his memoir.
“Snoodles, Kidoodles, Poodles and Lots and Lots of Noodles” by Steven Joseph.
This is a book that dives into real-world environmental issues with the need to abandon fossil fuels. Then it shows how different people can get along in different ways all while adding humor to the mix.
Join us on June 11th at 2pm -4 pm Pacific Time for The Beach Bound Book Bash to learn about these and other books.