The BTSB Difference

Why Buy Our Books?

Bound to Stay Bound is the foremost bindery in the U.S. when it comes to children's books. BTSB offers a wide range of services and guarantees to make sure that our prebound books last longer than any other editions available on the market.

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Preorder "I Totally Funniest"

Preorder “I Totally Funniest”

"I Totally Funniest" by James Patterson comes out Jan. 26, 2015. Preorder by Jan. 17 to guarantee release date availability!

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BTSB Share December Prize

December BTSB Share

Tell us your answer to our monthly question and you could win a Jan Brett print! There will only be one winner for December, so be sure to get your answer in now!

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Fall 2014 Bargain Sale begins!

Don't miss your chance to get hundreds of titles in BTSB's inventory for low prices! The sale starts October 6, 2014. Buy now - only limited quantities are available.

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Processing packages

Processing services from Bound to Stay Bound

Bound to Stay Bound offers a wide variety of processing services on our prebound books, including reading program labels, genre stickers, and much more. Processing packages are customizable and can be changed according to the needs of your school, district, or library at any time!

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Common Core State Standards

Common Core State Standards

Looking for help finding material that matches Common Core or other state standards? Bound to Stay Bound has you covered with our curriculum-specific search.

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December Monthly Deal

December’s Monthly Deal – Win a signed copy of “The Stinky Cheese Man”!

Purchase one of four titles by Jon Scieszka during December and you could win a free copy of one of his most well-known titles!

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Doreen Rappaport

Featured Author – Doreen Rappaport

There's a common theme throughout Doreen Rappaport's work: “I want to write stories that empower kids to know that other people empowered themselves." It's evident in her biographies of Helen Keller and Martin Luther King, Jr.

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BTSB books face the school bus.

The Book Durability Challenge begins

Bound to Stay Bound recently took our books to a nearby school and put them to one of the ultimate tests -- could they survive an encounter with a school bus?

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Fall titles

Fall titles

Check out some of this fall's most popular titles available now from BTSB!

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Classroom sets

Classroom sets

Order any book -- even books not in Bound to Stay Bound's inventory -- as a classroom set and we'll add custom district or school logos for free! Save time and money by ordering quantities of 25 books or greater for the library or classroom in a quality binding with an unconditional guarantee.

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Reading Levels

Reading levels search

Need to search by reading levels for Accelerated Reader or Reading Counts? Get started with BTSB's search options.

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Textbook Rebinding

Textbook rebinding services

Have old textbooks with beaten-up covers? Looking to breathe life into your aging texts? Leave it to BTSB with our new textbook rebinding services.

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View the latest print catalog, and all the other fine resources BTSB has to offer. From our Cream of the Crop - Curriculum Tie Ins to our Library Corner updates, we're here to help you get more out of your library! All brochures are in PDF format.

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News Stories

Reading Levels

Nielsen: Tech-savvy teens remain fans of print books

With today's rapidly evolving technology and ever-present social media changing the way consumers are connecting with the written word, it should come as no surprise that today's teens are finding and consuming content differently from previous generations. But while we typically associate these youthful consumers with being early adopters of new technology and digital content platforms, the reading habits of those aged 13-17 are a mix of old and new. read more

  • 12/19/14

    The State of Maine declared December 21 to be Chester Greenwood Day in 1977.

    Who is Chester Greenwood? Find out more about him in this children's book coming out next month. Earmuffs for Everyone!, by Meghan McCarthy, published by Simon in 2015, ages 4-8, 42 pp., BTSB# 618506, $19.99, good reviews by Kirkus+ and SLJ+. This picture book biography of Chester Greenwood explores the invention of the earmuffs and the patenting process.
  • 12/19/14

    Teens have a bigger preference for physical books over ebooks than older age groups, and one of their most important methods of finding books is at the library.

    These are among the findings of the latest Nielsen survey on reading.
  • 12/18/14

    The Notable Children's Books of 2014 List has been announced by the editor of the New York Times Book Review.

    Our version of the list is online in our Bookstore under the Series Search.
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