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Get inspired with fall themed ebooks from your library

By Marissa Gillett | Oct 17, 2020

Get inspired with fall themed ebooks from your library

What’s not to love about autumn? It’s the perfect season to indulge in delicious food, explore new places, decorate the house, and learn something new. As you sip on your highly anticipated pumpkin spiced beverage, tap into the Libby app to discover your library’s selection of fall titles. Libby has a little something for everyone this season.
Autumn is a great time to travel, both for the cooler weather and the spectacular views that fall foliage brings. It can be a challenge to find the perfect place to enjoy one of nature’s most exciting spectacles, but don’t forget to utilize your library’s digital collection of travel titles while you research your next getaway. For travelers that fancy themselves a spook or two, there are also plenty of travel guides of the haunted variety, too!

Fall titles for travelers:
Colors of Fall Road Trip Guide by Jerry and Marcy Monkman
Best Autumn Trips by Lonely Planet
Autumn Rambles of New England by Michael and Mark Tougias
Haunted Places by Dennis William Hauck

Kids have a lot of questions this time of year. Why are the leaves changing? When did we first celebrate Thanksgiving? Why do squirrels bury their acorns? The real question is, who can resist a bedtime story and a learning opportunity all wrapped into one? Whether your child wants to know why the trees shed their leaves, what the animals are up to as they prepare for winter, or about the history of harvest-time celebrations, Libby and your library have you covered.

Fall titles for curious kiddos:
Summer Green to Autumn Gold by Mia Posada
Busy Animals by Lisa Bullard
Hello, World! How Do Apples Grow? By Jill Mcdonald
We Gather Together by Wendy Pfeffer and Linda Bleck

We’re all about to spend a lot of time in the kitchen, but who can complain when you are surrounded by loved ones? Whether you are looking for a scary cupcake recipe for your Halloween party or a delicious soup to enjoy on a chilly evening, Libby has a selection of cookbooks to fit every home chef’s need.

Fall titles for cooks:
The Pumpkin Pie Spice Cookbook by Stephanie Pedersen
The Apple Lover’s Cookbook by Amy Traverso
Ghoulish Goodies by Sharon Bowers
Recipes to Make Thanksgiving More Amazing by Ida Smith

Tis the season to DIY. Look no further than your library’s digital collection for a wide array of fall-themed projects! From DIY Halloween costumes to trendy autumn-inspired home décor, crafters are sure to find more than one project to keep them entertained.

Fall titles for crafters:
Pumpkins and Party Themes: 50 DIY Designs to Bring Your Halloween Extravaganza to Life by Roxanne Rhoads
How to Carve Freakishly Cook Pumpkins by Sarah L. Schuette
Just Treats, No Tricks: Bewitching Quilts and More to Celebrate Autumn by Betsy Chutchain
Duct Tape Costumes by Carolyn Bernhardt