10 Places to Blind Date a Book Around the World

Still unsure of your plans for this Sunday? Single, it’s complicated, or anywhere in between—might we suggest mixing things up this year with a blind date? Libraries and bookstores everywhere are celebrating by offering readers a “blind date with a book.” Each book’s cover is wrapped up, so you won’t know exactly what kind of read you’re going to get. It’s a great exercise in not judging a book by its cover and focusing more on what’s on the inside—in this case, the words. Who knows! You may just find the love of your life between the pages. Here are …

Still unsure of your plans for this Sunday? Single, it’s complicated, or anywhere in between—might we suggest mixing things up this year with a blind date? Libraries and bookstores everywhere are celebrating by offering readers a “blind date with a book.” Each book’s cover is wrapped up, so you won’t know exactly what kind of read you’re going to get. It’s a great exercise in not judging a book by its cover and focusing more on what’s on the inside—in this case, the words. Who knows! You may just find the love of your life between the pages. Here are some great booksellers and libraries commemorating the day.

 

Housing Works Bookstore – New York, NY

 

Harvard Book Store – Cambridge, MA

 

BookXcess – Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

 

 

Bookshop Santa Cruz – Santa Cruz, CA

 

 

Bookmark It – Orlando, FL 

 

Elizabeth’s Bookshops – Various Locations in Western Australia and New South Wales, Australia

 

The Bookstore in Berea – Berea, OH

 

Bookmans – Flagstaff, AZ

 

A Good Book – Sumner, WA 

 

Blind Date with a Book – Online, Anytime!