How to Guide: Run a Successful Book Swap

It's great to meet and collaborate with a company who have the same values and missions - Discover who are the brains behind the London Children's Book Swap - are one such company. Not only did their Book Swap begin in the same year as International Book Giving Day, it's also held at the same …

How to Organise a Storytelling Session

By Alice König, Book Aid International Community Ambassador Alice König volunteers for Book Aid International as a community ambassador. As a community ambassador, König raises money for Book Aid International and promotes reading in her community. König became a community ambassador because she believes in the importance of Book Aid International's work: "Books, literacy and education …

How to Organize a Book Drive: Simple Tips for Kids

By Gretchen Blake, BookEnds Director of Programs You do not have to own tons and tons of books or even be a grownup to organize your own book drive. BookEnds works with over 20,000 kids every year who run student book drives. It does not matter if you are 4, 14, or 74 years old, you can …

How to Incorporate Books into Your Classroom Valentine’s Day Party

by Colby Sharp, fourth grade teacher I am always looking for ways to incorporate books into everything we do in my fourth grade classroom. I am very excited that this year part of our Valentine’s Day Party will include a book swap as a way of celebrating International Book Giving Day. I introduced the idea …