“A Place Where Hurricanes Happen” Book Drive

A Book Drive for Schools Affected by Hurricane Sandy

December 10th – December 21st

Help Us Donate Books to children coping with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Purchase a copy of “A Place Where Hurricanes Happen”
and Random House will match your donation.


How the Book Drive Works:
Step One:
Purchase a copy of A Place Where Hurricanes Happen at one of the following online bookstores


Barnes & noble


Step Two
In the shipping section ship your book to:
The DreamYard Art Center
Attn: Book Drive
1085 Washington Avenue, Ground Floor
Bronx, NY 10456

Once your book is received at DreamYard and the book drive has ended, author Renée Watson and illustrator Shadra Strickland will donate a school visit and give the books to students and teachers.

We hope you consider sharing your love of books with others this holiday season.