October is the NEW December at Blue Marble
Blue Marble is encouraging shoppers to stop by in the next month to start ticking off items on their holiday lists.
Here's why -- according to the American Booksellers Association (ABA), online sales have gone up 318 percent from pre-covid times. So, swing by soon because October will be the new December this year!
Shop Early this October
Since it's kind of early in the holiday season, Blue Marble is happy to help you brainstorm for those perfect presents.
Here are a few gift ideas to get you started;
If your young adult is interested in spooky tales, check out these books; The Lost Girls, Deathless Divide and What Big Teeth.
Change Sings by Amanda Gorman, the Inaugural Youth Poet Laureate and local illustrator Loren Long, a New York Times Bestselling Illustrator, hit shelves in late September. Copies of Change Sings are even signed by illustrator Loren Long!
Warmies are a brand of stuffed animals that are weighted and made to be warmed in the microwave. Each animal is also scented with dried french lavender.
If you want to stop by and browse, Blue Marble's hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m!