Today (August 9th) is National Book Lovers Day! To celebrate, we’re highlighting 7 authors from our great state of New Jersey.
Now that we’ve brought this unofficial holiday to your attention, you can put down your smartphone and pick up a good book for an hour or even several (perhaps one written by one of the phenomenal authors below).
While there’s a chance you’ll know most or even all of the names below, their combined catalog has a good read for all ages. Over the years, some of these New Jersey authors’ books have even been adapted into films.
Scroll below to check out 7 authors from New Jersey.