[Summit] Seeking quality kids and literary fiction book donations

Naomi Foster nefoster at gmail.com
Sat Feb 6 22:18:48 CST 2016


Bravo!!!  Great idea

On Sat, Feb 6, 2016 at 10:51 PM, Anne Holland <aholland at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi, I manage the 'Little Free Library' on the sidewalk outside my house at
> 116 Summit (the yellow house in between Creston Way and 4th). Currently I'm
> urgently seeking donations of kids books, which I have trouble keeping in
> stock as they are so popular.
>
> Literary fiction for adults is the second most popular category. Can you
> help? Just put your donations inside the Library.
>
> I curate 2x daily to make sure it's not overloaded or too empty. The
> library box shifts about 3-4 books daily, it's fairly popular. If we get an
> overload of donations, I keep them in my vestibule and then put them out
> when the Library gets emptier. If any books prove unpopular with passers
> by, I then donate them to the public library book sale or the hospital. So,
> nothing is wasted.
>
> I've donated several dozen books myself, but most books are coming from
> you guys in the neighborhood. Thanks!
>
> The most popular books are pre-school up through about 4th grade level, as
> well as adult books that are Booker and Pulitzer prize nominees. Non
> fiction and mass market are not as popular except for anything by James
> Herriot.
>
> Anne Holland
>
>
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