Giving our troops the opportunity to escape into a good book since 1999.

"Operation Paperback and "The Book Cellar" New York, New York, On behalf of D Company 1-1148 Infantry, I would like to extend our thanks for the books and magazines you sent. The package got here fine and a few books even went out on the road that same day. It is nice to be able to read a book or magazine to take our minds somewhere else for a while. We appreciate your support for the mission and for the soldiers. Hope this e-mail finds all of you well. Take care. p.s. Unfortunately you sent those books to a die hard Red Sox fan. No worries though, we still have a few Yankees fans in the company. GO SOX!!!"
By: Jay D. (overseas)
Left on 08/05/2009

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While Operation Paperback relies heavily on its volunteer shipping network to deliver books to troops, veterans and military families, we receive hundreds of requests a year for specific titles or what we define as 'high-demand genres' that must be shipped by staff members. In addition, we have a steady stream of special projects where Operation Paperback purchases and ships books in bulk in support of military missions.

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