Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Read Local Passport Partner: Fountain Bookstore

Cropped US map with Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Washington DC, and West Virginia highlighted, and the words "Discover the world from your own back yard ... Read Local!" in boldBold text invitation to "Host a FREE Read Local Party! (Informal Q&A)" "Invite us to your Event! (Read Local Discount on Speaking Fees)" and "Request a FREE Read Local Kit! (Posters! Prizes! Signed Books!)"

Collect 5 stamps & receive a collectible button AND sticker from Fountain Bookstore

Fountain Bookstore

1312 E Cary St
Richmond, VA 23219
Find lots of Read Local Challenge books in store, or order online on Fountain Bookstore’s dedicated Read Local Challenge page! If they don’t have the book you are looking for in stock, Fountain Bookstore will happily place a special order for you!

Fountain Bookstore offers:

• Educator Discounts: No
• Bulk Purchase Discounts: Yes
• Other Discounts: Yes–special conditions may apply

Fill out 5 spaces on your Read Local Challenge Passport Bookmark to receive the following prize from Fountain Bookstore:

          * Fountain Bookstore button and sticker


Find Fountain Bookstore online:

• Website:
• Twitter: @FountainBkstore
• Instagram: @fountainbookstore
• Facebook:

Find Read Local Challenge Books at a Local Bookstore!

Discover the prizes available for the Read Local Passport at each participating bookstore (Click the link on our map for details, and to find your closest Read Local bookstore.) You may choose one partner from our list to redeem your completed passport.

Inviting a Read Local author or illustrator to your school or library? Many of our partner bookstores offer preorders and book sales for special events. Please consider contacting one of them to handle your orders.- We can’t wait to meet you!