Everything You Need to Know About FBF

Why Choose Fantastic Book Fairs?

    • Shop our extensive collection online
    • Generate fundraising for your PTO with competitive commission rates
    • Provide a local source for quality books and popular titles to families
    • Integrated teacher/library wish lists.  Teachers make their list online and parents can buy books online or in person.
    • We are very flexible and want to make your online fair a success
    • FBF purchases from all the major publishers and we warehouse our inventory locally.
    • Straightforward website with cover art and book descriptions so ordering and discovering great books is easy.

    Title Selection:

    With years of experience in bookstores and book fairs, we curate a wide selection of books of all reading and interest levels.

    • Fiction - picture books, leveled readers, classics, and chapter books
    • Non-Fiction that kids really enjoy including graphic and large format discovery books
    • Fun titles - Mad Libs, joke books, Minecraft and more including plenty of graphic novels
    • Adult titles and gift books (book lights, cook books, gift books, bookmarks  etc.)

    Teacher/Library Wish Lists:

    Have your teachers make an easily accessible online wish list for their classroom or library.  Then, they can share the generated link to help parents purchase the books they want for their classrooms and online teaching.


    Book Fairs are a time-honored tradition in school fundraising and we’re thrilled to help support your schools while you in turn support two independent, local bookstores.

    Hybrid Online/In-School Book Fair Commission Details

    (Typically Monday-Friday in-school)

    Gross Sales  % to Organization Cash
    <$2000 10% up to $200
    $2001-$8000 20% $400-$1600
    $8,001-$20,000 22% $1760+



    Online-Only Book Fair Commission Details

    Online-only fairs are easier to plan around COVID safety concerns, but this format generally brings lower sales totals.  Because sales may be lower, we're offering a higher commission. Commission for all online-only fairs, regardless of sales volume: 24%



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