Institutional Sales

Institutional Sales


Businesses, corporations and nonprofit institutions are eligible for our institutional services.
Does your business give client gifts? Use books for research, workshops, and training? Let us help you get the books you want when you want them within your budget! 
Keep it local! Work with us and your dollar is reinvested in St. Louis—that’s roads, schools jobs, and first responders—at three times the rate of a chain store, and 100 times the rate of Amazon. 
1. Discounts on orders of all sizes
2. Competitive pricing on bulk orders
3. Free delivery
4. Free Gift-wrapping
5. Research assistance
6. Fast, friendly and personal service
7. Purchase orders accepted from established accounts
8. Access to any book in print
9. Select out of print search services
10. In-store happy hours with discounts and fundraising options
11. Client gifts
12. Author events
13. Gift Cards
14. E-commerce website
15. We sell E-books
16. We sell Kobo e-readers
Prices are quoted on spec, so online shopping will not reflect your best price. Please call or email for pricing and assistance with your order.
Kris Kleindienst

Let Us Host Your Book Fair!

 We love supporting St. Louis schools!  

We host book fairs for many schools in the area and would be happy to add you to our partner organizations.  Our book fairs can be held at either of our locations, allowing you access to our entire stock of books and other related items!

Professional Booksellers

We love selling books.  It's what we do best.  We'll take care of the sales and bookkeeping while you do what you do best - connect with your supporters and promote your book fair! 


Why limit yourself?  We offer online shopping as part of your book fair so that your supporters can help you raise money with the click of the mouse.

Let's get started: 

Please tell us about yourself and your needs.  Email our Children's and Teen Specialist, Sarah Holt, at or call us at 314-367-6731, option 1 for our Central West End location.

Here are some things we need to know:

  1. Name of your school or organization

  2. Location 

  3. Grades Served

  4. Private or Public?

  5. Contact Person

School Partners

Click on a school's logo to see summer reading list, recommended reading, book fair wish lists and other content.  If you're buying for a book fair, make sure to use the coupon code listed!

 Boys and Girls Club of Greater St. Louis 

Herbert Hoover Boys and Girls Club


 John Burroughs

 Clayton High School

Clayton High School 


 Community School

Conway Elementary School

Crossroads College Preparatory School 



 Forsyth School



Jennings Senior High School

Ladue Chapel Nursery School

Lafayette Preparatory Academy


 New City School

New City School 



Parkway School District

Soulard School 

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St. Louis University High School




Wydown Middle School