#Literary Activism

Action Item: Bilingual Books for English Language Learners

Do some good by funding these public school classrooms!

Action Item: Baltimore Public Schools Are Freezing

Let's pour some money for students in some of the cold schools in Baltimore.

Prison Libraries: Banning and Unbanning THE NEW JIM CROW

The recent banning and unbanning of Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow highlights the importance of books in prisons and issues of limiting prison library materials.

Mark Ruffalo and the #PayItForwardChallenge

Get inspired to do some literary good by Mark Ruffalo.

Donate Books to People in Prison

Many organizations provide books to people in prison--we've rounded-up a few of their Amazon wish lists.

What to Gift the Book Lover that has Everything? A Library, of Course.

Sponsoring a mini-library from Barbershop Books or Imagination Library will impact the literacy rates and school success of countless children.

Building a Resistance Kit, A Book At A Time

Last weekend, Jenn found some books to add to her survival and resistance shelf.

Action Item: Building Classroom Libraries in NC, OH, and PA

Let's fund these classroom projects which aim to get books into the hands of young readers.

Action Item: Sponsor an Indigenous Child’s Ticket to Indigenous Comic Con

A New Mexico comics publisher is throwing an Indigenous Comic Con for "Indigenerds," and you can help an Indigenous child attend.

Action Item: Basic Human Needs in CA and MN

Donate to provide clothes, fans, and hygiene items to public school kids in need.

The State of Sexual Harassment in the Library

In light of #metoo and escalating cultural conversation around sexual assault and harassment, we take a deep dive into the problems of sexual harassment in the library.

Action Item: School Supplies for Fire Victims in California

Let's help students regain a sense of normalcy after losing everything in the devastating California wildfires.

Action Item: Classroom Libraries in MA and WI

Help fund classroom libraries at schools with largely low-income populations.

Action Item: Funding Classroom Libraries in MO, IL, and NM

Do some good by funding these public classroom libraries in need of books!

#PubforPR Online Auction Opens: Support Puerto Rico and Win Literary Items!

An online auction (running October 2–5, 2017) created by authors, publishers, and editors to support relief efforts in Puerto Rico.