Ashay by the Bay Blog

Just Arrived! Ashay's New Baby Bundle Collections

Just Arrived! Ashay's New Baby Bundle Collections

Starting today we are introducing Ashay's New Baby Bundle Collections. These collections are perfect for those who want to give a special gift for a baby or toddler.  So far we have added 4 Collections for Growing Baby Girls and Growing Baby Boys.  Each collection is made of specially selected durable Board Books so the little ones can safely handle, read and play.   All Baby Bundles are on sale through the holidays and we have plenty in stock.  What a great Gift Idea for a New Baby!   Buy A Bundle ... Save A Bundle!

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Ashay by the Bay Is A Fan of "Boys In The Hood" Book Club In Sacramento

Ashay by the Bay Is A Fan of "Boys In The Hood" Book Club In Sacramento

"Boys In The Hood" Book Club is a new reading club for African American Boys Ages 8-12.   It was started by Dana Maeshia and other parents and activists in the Sacramento, California.  This Book Club was created so that these young boys will have more exposure to read and learn about their own culture and history and be proud of their heritage.  Their success continues to grow as more enthusiastic young readers join the club.  The club meets from 6-8PM and is located at 2251 Florin Road in Sacramento. I love the idea and hope they will make it a...

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2018-2019 African American Reading Lists K-12 Are READY!!!!

2018-2019 African American Reading Lists K-12 Are READY!!!!

The 2018-2019 Ashay's African American Reading Lists Baby-3 and K-12 are complete and ready to download.  We  added alot of new titles and updated the pricing.  We also added a few more books to each collection and tried to make sure that we have a diverse selection of themes for your students to enjoy.    Get your copy now! 2018-2019 Ashay's African American Reading Lists Baby-3 and K-6 Grades 2018-2019 Ashay's African American Reading Lists 7-12 Grades

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Back To School With New Website and New Promotion(SAVE 10%)!

Back To School With New Website and New Promotion(SAVE 10%)!

Schools in at Ashay by the Bay and we are sharpening our pencils and ready to go with a new website look that is much easier to navigate as you search for your favorite titles.  We are updating also by adding many New Books for Back to School.   One of the other changes we are making is removing some of the slow sellers which may or may not be on our Reading Lists.  Our goal is to have all books listed online. Speaking of Ashay's Reading Lists, we are still updating the 2018 -2019 Lists and will publish sometime next...

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Summer is In Full Swing

Summer is In Full Swing

Happy Summer Everyone, I want to wish all my customers, family and friends a Happy Summer.  This is the first time in 12 years that I have had my summer to myself.  Well not exactly, to my self.   Since I no longer direct the Mindful Messages Summer Mentoring Program in West Oakland, I find that I am even more busy with the daily operations and marketing for Ashay by The Bay.  Soon I will make an important announcement about Ashay by the Bay new markets and opportunities so stay tuned.   And although this is late, I searched and found some...

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