Donate books to the Appalachian Literacy Initiative

Parnassus Books is thrilled to partner with the Appalachian Literacy Initiative and offer you the opportunity to donate books directly to students in need! The Appalachian Literacy Initiative is a non-profit organization that improves the lives of Appalachian children in need by increasing their access to quality children's books. For more information about ALI or to make a direct donation, click here to visit their website. 

Please read the important ordering instructions below before perusing the list and placing your order.

When checking out, enter the code GIVEREADING to receive 10% off any and all titles on the list below. Donated books will be picked up at Parnassus for delivery, so there is no need to pay for shipping. Please select IN-STORE PICKUP as your shipping option so that you are not charged for shipping.

Prefer to donate more directly? Scroll down on this page to purchase a gift certificate that ALI can use to purchase additional books for Appalachian students!

By purchasing a book or a gift certificate via this page, you authorize Parnassus Books to release your name and contact information to the Appalachian Literacy Initiative, so that they can provide you with a charitable donation receipt for your tax records.

 

The One and Only Ivan Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780061992278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - January 6th, 2015

A Whole New Ballgame: A Rip and Red Book Cover Image
By Phil Bildner, Tim Probert (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250079763
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - July 12th, 2016

The War That Saved My Life Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780147510488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Puffin Books - May 31st, 2016

Teddy Mars Book #1: Almost a World Record Breaker Cover Image
By Molly B. Burnham, Trevor Spencer (Illustrator)
$6.99
ISBN: 9780062278111
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - February 23rd, 2016

Love That Dog: A Novel Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780064409599
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - April 8th, 2008

Belly Up (FunJungle) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781416987321
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 5th, 2011

Poached (FunJungle) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781442467781
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2015

Babymouse #1: Queen of the World! Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375832291
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - December 27th, 2005

One for the Murphys Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142426524
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Puffin Books - May 16th, 2013

Fish in a Tree Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142426425
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Puffin Books - March 28th, 2017

Roller Girl Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780803740167
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dial Books - March 10th, 2015

Diary of a Wimpy Kid # 1 Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780810993136
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 1st, 2007

Rodrick Rules (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #2) Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780810994737
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - February 1st, 2008

How to Steal a Dog: A Novel Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780312561123
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - April 28th, 2009

The Adventures of Captain Underpants (Captain Underpants #1) Cover Image
By Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator), Dav Pilkey, Dav Pilkey (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780590846288
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - September 1st, 1997

Ghost (Track #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481450164
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

$0.00
SKU: GiftCert