Thank you for choosing to donate your new or nearly new books to Twice Upon a Time.
Please review the following information to make sure we’re the right place for your donated books:
Books in demand:
We are currently seeking donations of new or nearly new books suitable for children up to the age of 12. We have an especially high demand for:
A list of in-demand titles can be found on our Book List.
Our goal is to provide the children we serve with books that are new/nearly new, current, relevant and culturally diverse.
We respectfully decline:
Books that do not meet the above Twice Upon a Time book donation guidelines are brought to the Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association (FOPLA), a local thrift store, or another appropriate location.
Drop off locations
Donations of 20 books or less can be dropped off at the following locations:
Donations of more than 20 books can be dropped off at:
For larger donations, please contact us to make other drop-off arrangements.
Please note we are unable to offer book pickups.
Twice Upon a Time does not issue tax receipts for donated books.