Book Joy 2023


Books to Build Belonging in 2023

Thanks to our supporters, we placed books in Maine and across the nation that build a culture of welcoming and belonging.

Books Circulating in Welcoming Libraries Nationwide

5,529 (2023)
13,104 (YTD)

Books Gifted to Immigrant Families and Organizations


Books Gifted to Educators and Librarians


Immigrant-Themed Books Selected and Ordered by I’m Your Neighbor Books and Gifted by Our Partners


Beautiful Blackbird Children’s Book Festival Black Children’s Books Gifted to Maine Families

2,982 (2023)
8,500 (YTD)