Looking for some great reads this holiday weekend? Check out the Indie Authors being featured by Bedside Reading! Celebrate Independence Day with Bedside Reading® this July 4th Weekend! The luxury hotel amenity that places a wide variety of complimentary books by the bedsides in the Hamptons and in luxury hotels and boutique properties throughout the US is celebrating independent (indie) authors on this red, white, and blue day! Fiction, Historical Fiction, Self-help and Memoirs are all included by the program’s participating authors. And via a special QR code found in a gift card in each bag, visitors can access additional books via the on the download program. Currently celebrating its 20th season of providing the best beach reads in The Hamptons, Bedside Reading continues to be a “must-have” amenity for its local hotel partners offering beachgoers that sought after beach read.
“In addition to helping established authors and publishers get noticed, we also help create awareness for our indie authors and publishers,” said Jane Ubell-Meyer, founder, Bedside Reading. “We provide a platform for all authors to shine, and during Independence Day Weekend, we wanted to celebrate our indie authors.”
July 4th Weekend tote bags
Square Up by Lisa Dailey (Travel/Memoir)
The Contract by Sheila Grinell (Fiction)
Little Sister: A Memoir by Patricia Walsh Chadwick (Memoir)
The Rancher In Stilettos by Marcia Williams Cromer (Fiction)
Dial M For Merlot by Howard Kleinfeld (Fiction)
Brilliant Burnout by Nisha Jackson (Self-Help)
Raphael, Painter In Rome by Stephanie Storey (Historical Fiction)
Vibrant: A Groundbreaking Program To Get Energized, Own Your Health, and Glow by Dr. Stacie Stephenson (Health)
Die With Zero: Getting All You Can From Your Money and Your Life by Bill Perkins (Self-Help)
July 21st Book Signing Event and More
On July 21st from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., Bedside Reading will host their first summer book signing event at the Southampton Inn in Southampton, NY with authors Anabelle Bryant – Duchess If You Dare; Amanda M. Fairbanks – The Lost Boys of Montauk; Laurie Gelman – Yoga Pant Nation; Debby Kruszewski – Soul Meets Body; and Margaret Rodenberg – Finding Napoleon.
Books are complimentary and can be found at the following Hamptons hotels and inns – The Baker House 1650, Mill House Inn, The Maidstone Hotel and Huntting Inn. In Southampton: Southampton Inn. In Bridgehampton: Topping Rose House. In East End: Hyatt Place East End and The Preston House & Hotel. New to the program is MARRAM in Montauk and Journey East Hampton. Complimentary tote bags of books can also be found at the https://lucillekhornakgallery.com/pages/about (while supplies last). Additional weekends are planned throughout the summer.
So, join the fun this 4th and head to the Hamptons and add some extra sparkle to your summer reading!
About Bedside Reading
Founded in 2017, Bedside Reading had its beginnings in “Buzz Bags” founded in 2002. The original program eventually evolved from Buzz Bags to Madison & Mulholland Hampton Gift Bags to Bedside Reading a program that provides bestselling books in the Hamptons and luxury hotels throughout the USA. Bedside Reading® – also partners with the world’s leading publishers as well as many independent publishers and authors. The company’s mission is to help authors build their fanbase by connecting their books to readers and providing hotel guests the opportunity to unplug and delve into the world of words at some of the most sought-after destinations in North America. Newly introduced podcasts, virtual book clubs with partner hotels, and book signings are now available. on the download is the newest program that provides eBooks and audiobooks to hotel partners.
For more information: www.bedsidereading.com. Click here For the Bedside Reading summer reading program. Click here for the current Bedside Reading on the download book selections. A special 2021 Hamptons Book Lovers’ Guide will be distributed nationally (print and digitally) and a 20th season activity calendar can be found here with activities for the community and visitors to share in the celebration as well as a top 20 beach reads listing
Hotel Partners: Acqualina Resort & Residences, Conrad New York Downtown, Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, Mandarin Oriental New York, Mandarin Oriental Washington DC, Ritz-Carlton Club Vail, The Jacquard, Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, Waldorf Astoria Chicago, The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York, James New York Soho, Morrison House, Limelight Snowmass, Limelight Aspen, Limelight Ketchum, Dream Inn, Santa Cruz, The Ven at Embassy Row, Ritz-Carlton Club Vail, Hotel Commonwealth (Boston), and more coming soon.
The Hamptons Partners: Books are complimentary to the following Hamptons hotels and inns – The Baker House 1650, Mill House Inn, The Maidstone Hotel, Huntting Inn, Southampton Inn, Topping Rose House, Hyatt Place Long Island/East End, The Preston House & Hotel, Journey East Hampton and MARRAM in Montauk. This summer anyone in the Hamptons can pick up complimentary tote bags of books at the Lucille Khornak Gallery (while supplies last).