Wednesday, August 30, 2017

THE LITERARY COMMUNITY & HELP AFTER HARVEY



If you're looking for ways to help in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, here are a few literary suggestions:

KidLit Cares: Our Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

The Book Industry Charitable Foundation (BINC): Help for Booksellers

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) will donate books: https://secure2.convio.net/rif/site/Donation2…

Scholastic will also donate from their "Possible Fund": http://www.scholastic.com/possiblefund/

Simon & Schuster to the rescue: http://about.simonandschuster.biz/news/hurricane-harvey/

Now there's a Hurricane Harvey Book Club: https://www.today.com/…/hurricane-harvey-book-club-helping-…

SCWBI North Texas online auction: https://www.32auctions.com/scbwint

Texas Authors Hurricane Harvey relief fund: https://txauthors.com/index.php/hurricane-harvey

Book Riot: https://bookriot.com/2017/08/31/hurricane-harvey-recovery/

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Go here to assist damaged Texas libraries: Texas Library Association Disaster Relief Fund

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Buy Books! A percentage of the proceeds from sales at the following stores (and online) will be donated to Harvey relief:

Brazos Bookstore, Houston, Texas

Interabang Books, Dallas, Texas

Astoria Bookshop, Queens, New York

Coffee House Press, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Point Reyes Books, Point Reyes, California

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If you live in Little Rock, go pay your overdue books fine: http://www.thv11.com/…/overdue-book-fees-being-do…/468976285


Y'all please use comments to add to this list. Thank you!



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