Eastern Shore Public Library

Adopt a book program

SHARE YOUR LOVE OF BOOKS WITH THE LIBRARY’S

ADOPT A BOOK PROGRAM

(AND BE THE FIRST TO READ IT!)

Please bring in this request form with your payment to the library.

 

ADOPT A BOOK FOR THE LIBRARY AND:

  • ACKNOWLEDGE YOUR DONATION WITH A BOOKPLATE
  • HONOR OR MEMORIALIZE A LOVED ONE WITH A BOOKPLATE
  • BE THE FIRST TO READ IT – EVEN IF THE BOOK HAS A WAITING LIST
  • RECEIVE A RECEIPT FOR YOUR TAX-DEDUCTIBLE DONATION
  • MAKE A DIFFERENCE BY SUPPORTING ESVA LITERACY
  • HELP THE LIBRARY’S COLLECTION GROW!

 YOUR ADOPTION CHOICES:

  • Bestselling authors (ask staff for a list)
  • A book from the upcoming bestsellers list (available at the library or on esp.org)
  • A nonfiction book about a subject of your choice
  • A ESVA history book, not already in the collection
  • A newly released DVD or Audiobook
  • A newly published children’s or young adult book
  • A multiple month or year-long adoption subscription (perfect for gift-giving!)

ADULT BOOKS, DVDs, OR AUDIOBOOKS – $25

CHILDREN’S AND YOUNG ADULT BOOKS – $20

Note: All choices must fall within the library’s Collection Development Policy.

 

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