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In Like a Lion…

In Like a Lion…

In the spring I have counted one hundred and thirty-six different kinds of weather inside of four and twenty hours. ~ Mark Twain  March is finally here. Yes, that was a collective sigh of relief you just heard. Daylight is beginning to linger a little longer. Spring is within reach. We are so ready for […]

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Six More Weeks of Winter?

Man in Punxsutawney hotel hallway: Think it’ll be an early spring? Bill Murray as weatherman, Phil Connors (Groundhog Day): Winter, slumbering in the open air, wears on its smiling face a dream… of spring. Ciao. In the book, Danny’s Groundhog Day, Danny searches for a groundhog. He’s looking for answers about his future… simple, practical answers. […]

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And Now We Welcome the New Year

At MaryRuth Books, we love beginning a New Year. We love the optimism… the potential… the feeling that anything is within our reach. But once we get back to work, school, and normal home life, it’s easy to return to the familiarity of our pre-holiday habits. We started talking about this and wondered if maybe […]

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December is Officially Read a New Book Month

December is officially Read a New Book Month. With its long cold nights, we think December is the perfect time of year to crawl under a blanket and get lost in a new book. It’s also a wonderful time to share a cherished book with a new reader. We’ve listed some of our favorite winter reads […]

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May Your Days Be Merry and Bright

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. ~ Buddha Winter holidays have been with us for thousands of years. They began with our agrarian ancestors lighting bonfires and candles, hoping to hasten the return of longer […]

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Gratitude is a self-fulfilling prophecy

Having or lacking gratitude can be a self-fulfilling prophecy. If you’re always looking for the next thing to make you happy, you don’t see the goodness that already fills your life. Take a moment right now and focus only on what’s right in your life. It feels wonderful, doesn’t it? That’s because genuine gratitude unlocks […]

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National Bullying Prevention Month

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Bullying is something we all recognize. It’s in our daily lives, as well as in the books we read. Every story has at least one character behaving badly. We love to root for the protagonist to teach the tormentor a lesson. Reading about fictious bullies, or social injustices, can […]

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Go Away Snow!

We may look like we’re having fun… but we really want this snow to go away so we can see the grass again! Hurry Spring! 

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Danny’s Credit Line

Look what came in the mail?

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