Where to send your gently used books–if you can bear to part with them, that is

One of my favorite parenting/book blogs is Playing by the Book, a blog devoted to children’s books and the crazy, fun crafty things they inspire the author to do with her children (Bubbles and Spells and Books Full of Magic — oh my!).

Every year, Playing by the Book posts a list of charities around the world dedicated to promoting books, reading, and literacy. The updated list came out this week, just in time for my latest decluttering project. It’s hard to part with books, but should my mother succeed in her mission to convince me to get rid of the bookcase in my upstairs hall, it’ll be nice to know that my books will go to a good home.

(Cross-posted on bostonwriters.)

About Shala Howell

I write about wildly curious kids, rabbits who hunt dragons, and 1880s Boston. When I’m not scratching my head over pesky characters who refuse to do things how I want them done or dreaming of my next book (which will of course be much easier to write than the current one), I blog about life with a very curious Ten-Year-Old at Caterpickles.com, muse about books and the writing life at BostonWriters.blog, or tweet about books, writing, science, & things that make me smile at @shalahowell.
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6 Responses to Where to send your gently used books–if you can bear to part with them, that is

  1. Zoe says:

    Thanks for spreading the word about my charities list! I hope you find just the right home for your used books.


  2. Mom says:

    it’s the bookcases in the piano room


  3. Mom says:

    I like the one in the upstairs hall


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