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INFORMATION FOR DOMESTIC (U.S.) INSTITUTIONS REQUESTING BOOKS


We are happy to consider requests for books from schools, libraries, community centers, non-profit literacy programs and health organizations where the books will be used by a large number of readers. If you would like to submit a request, please send an e-mail to darienbookaid@yahoo.com. Please include the following information:

  1. The name of your organization and the type of education or services you offer.
  2. The ages and reading levels of the intended readers.
  3. The number and ethnicities of the intended readers.
  4. The types of books that would best fill your needs – textbooks (which subjects?), reference, fiction (which genres – teen lit, pre-school, classics, fantasy sci-fi, picture books, etc. ?) non-fiction (which genres – biography, sports, geography, history, self-help, motivational, etc.?).  Please be as specific as possible to help us in our book selection.
  5. Your mailing address exactly as it should appear on our mailing label.


We ship via Media Mail, which can take 2-3 weeks to arrive. Requestors from the Connecticut region have the option to visit us in Darien and choose titles – by appointment only.