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School Literature & Paperbacks with a Personal Touch.

Welcome to The Book Principal.

Based in Massachusetts, The Book Principal is New England's largest school paperback distributor, serving schools all over the world. Having worked with schools since 1958, we have built our reputation on delivering the best price on trade books, paperbacks and novels, all while pushing ourselves to continually achieve the highest ratings in the industry for personalized customer service.

Our selection of reading materials ensures that we are the only source you will ever need for school paperbacks (whether it is fiction, books for summer reading, books for Social Studies class, books for English class, or classic literature). We know that our reading selections and outstanding customer service ensure that we are the only place you will want to shop.

We're The Book Principal - Paperback Distributors to Schools since 1958!

Fall back into teaching with The Book Principal, New England's leading educational book distributor to schools.

The Book Principal has all the books your school will need throughout your academic year. The Book Principal, has been offering schools the best books at the best discount, up to 40% off retail, since 1958.

Great Gatsby

Price: $8.99


Price: $6.99

Lord Of The Flies

Price: $12.00

Of Mice And Men

Price: $12.00

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We list approximately 3500 of the most popular titles on our website. However we have access to over 35,000 titles. If you are looking for a title that may not be listed, please contact us via our toll free number, 800-628-7372 or email us at orders@bookprincipal.com and we will let you know if we can provide the title you are looking for.

Publishers regularly change retail pricing. Prices listed may not be reflective of any recent changes. For the most current pricing please contact us.

New England's largest school book distributor offering books for reading, social studies and English classes throughout the U.S. and Internationally.

The Book Principal is proud to work with teachers and schools who belong to the following associations:

International Reading Assn
National Council of Teachers of English
National Catholic Educators Assn
National Alliance of Public Charter Schools
New England Assn of Teachers of English
New England League of Middle Schools
Massachusetts Reading Assn
Massachusetts Teachers Assn
Massachusetts Charter Public Schools Assn
Arizona Charter School Assn
California Assn of Independent Schools
California Charter School Assn
Connecticut Reading Assn
New Hampshire Education Assn
New Jersey Education Assn
New York State Assn of Independent Schools
New York Charter School Assn
North Carolina Alliance for Public Charter Schools
New Mexico Coalition of Charter Schools
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