BOOK BANK offers curbside service by appointment during COVID; we’re working harder than ever to ensure reading-rich environments for our most vulnerable children.

Get Books

I am extremely grateful for the Children’s Book Project! There is no way I could have stocked my classroom library with such diverse, challenging, and leveled books without the Children’s Book Project. In addition, their open doors and hearts inspire me every time I visit. Thank you!
Rachel R.

Book Site

Organizations that serve low income children and their families are welcome to request free books for infants through teens. While our Book Bank open hours are suspended for public safety during COVID, you may email a request for curbside pick up by appointment that includes the following information:

• Name, job title

• School/Organization name, city and county

• Economic demographic served (% Free/Reduced Price Lunch, Title 1, etc.)

• Number of children served


2166 Palou Avenue, San Francisco 

Please note our new address in the Bayview, conveniently located near Highways 101 and 280—just a block away from SCRAP!

Class Sets

We have a variety of titles in sets for classroom use. See our current inventory here, and contact us to confirm availability.