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

809

Books Gifted to Educators and Librarians

889

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

1,588

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

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