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.