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Bookfair FAQ's

//// Book Fair FAQ's

Who can host a book fair?
Any organization can host a book fair: PTAs, PTOs, schools, grade levels, individual classrooms, church groups, childcare centers and more. 

Do I need to be a tax-exempt or non-profit organization to do a book fair?
No; however, tax-exempt organizations will not have to pay taxes on their purchases. 

How much will I earn?

  • 20% in cash rewards for retail sales $2,500 and over
  • 15% in cash rewards for retail sales between $1000 and $2,500
  • 10% in cash rewards for retail sales $500 to $999

How long will my book fair last?
We recommend no more than two weeks. 

How many book fairs can I carry out?
You can host a bookfair monthly, quarterly, or year-round. It's really up to you and the level of support you receive from your parents and community. 

Can I promote my book fair on Facebook, Twitter, and my own website?
Absolutely! We can supply you with a Readers' Racks logo for use on your website and social media pages to help promote your bookfair. 

How will you help me promote my book fair?
Readers' Racks will provide a marketing kit with sample emails, posters, flyers, and social media copy to assist you in marketing your fair. 

When and how will I be paid?
Within 7-10 business days of the conclusion of your book fair and submission of all reports, you will receive your payment notice with information on next steps. If you choose bookstore credit, a gift card credit will be added to your account. If you choose the cash option, a check will be mailed to the organization's address on file. 

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