First Book

The First Book Marketplace

Enjoy books from the First Book Marketplace

Tackling the #1 barrier to book ownership: price

The First Book Marketplace offers thousands of brand new books and educational resources for kids from birth to age 18 at 50-90 percent off retail prices. Award-winning and culturally-inclusive books, school supplies, e-devices, teacher resources, games and other educational products are available to educators and programs leaders serving children in need.

Programs that serve at least 70 percent of children from low-income or military families and Title I eligible schools can sign up with First Book to access books and resources through the First Book Marketplace.

Browse books and educational resources on the First Book Marketplace.

How it works

  1. Interested educators sign up with First Book to become a member.
  2. Members visit the First Book Marketplace to select books and educational resources for the children they serve.
  3. Payment is accepted via credit card, check or First Book Marketplace Gift Credit.
  4. Orders arrive within two weeks once payment is received.

Become a publishing partner

First Book opens a new market to publishers by bringing hundreds of thousands of educators into a single, powerful network. To learn more about becoming a publishing partner, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Our Approach

Price is the #1 barrier to book ownership. Our innovative model knocks down that wall.

Our Innovative Approach

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Visit our Media Center to see the latest First Book news, honors and awards, and multimedia content.

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Our Impact

First Book works with existing community programs and schools to provide an ongoing supply of new books and educational resources to children in need.

First Book's Impact

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