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Age Range

  • K - 2nd
  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

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BOOKS, BOOKS, and BOOKS! Access Books seeks good condition, high-interest books for elementary school students. We cannot use library discards or adult books. WE DO NOT ACCEPT ADULT BOOKS or books more than 5 years old.

What's Needed To Complete


Whose Help Is Required

Some help from an adult might be required to assist with organizing and donation drop off.

Special Requirements

If you want to assist with the organization for distribution, please contact Lorri at

How It Makes A Difference

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*


Collect and organize books that you no longer need in your home. Remember, we are seeking gently used books only. Collect books that fall into the following grades: K-1, 2-4, 5-6, 7-8, High School Make sure the books that you select are in good condition (gently used)! Please drop your book donations at one of the following sites: 651 Ave B, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 OR 10325 Orton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90064 (These are private homes. You can drop off at any time -- no need to ring the bell -- just leave the books at the front door! If you want a receipt for tax purposes, please leave your name and mailing address.) THANK YOU!

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