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School & Library Terms and Programs

Educator Services

The Flying Pig loves working with schools, helping teachers and librarians find the best books for curriculum needs, running curated in-store book fairs, giving lively book talks to students in schools and at the store*, and bringing fantastic authors to your schools.

*Email flyingpigevents@gmail.com to discuss virtual event options for your school or library during COVID-19, and to be added to our monthly educator email.

Professional Consultation

Owner Elizabeth Bluemle has a master's degree from the Bank Street College of Education and was an elementary school teacher and librarian before becoming a bookseller. She has more than 30 years' expertise in the field of children's books.


We offer educators and administrators 20% off regular school purchases and 10% off personal purchases. Extra discounts are available on multiple copies of the same title, and on purchases over $1000. Shipping is free, and we offer free drop-off service on qualifying orders. We accept P.O.s.

To apply for educator discounts for your school or library, please fill out and email our "Educator Brochure" (see below) to flyingpigorders@gmail.com with "Educator Discounts" in the subject header. 


Because we don’t have to go through corporate headquarters, we can place orders daily. This means that, in most cases, your books will arrive one to five days after ordering.*

*Customers may experience some delays in ordering due to COVID-19. We thank you for your patience and support!