about us

Books for a Better World is a 501(c)(3) and a Guide Star Certified nonprofit. BBW partners with schools in our host countries to create libraries or to add to existing library collections in rural areas. Language development and vocabulary building are emphasized through the use of the charming, imaginative stories and legends from all parts of the world.

Our Goals 
• To cultivate a love of learning
• To create the habit of reading
• To increase self-esteem
• To increase language skills, both oral comprehension and speaking ability
• To open the world for young students through the magic of literature
• To inspire imagination through the beauty of language and illustrations
• To cultivate humor and a sense of well being as one learns to laugh at oneself and with others



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