A collection of stories on how our clients use books they have purchased from us.
Grand Teton Lodge Company's Customer Story || The Grand Teton Lodge Company, a hospitality service business operated in the Grand Teton National Park, used this book for an author event hosted for high performance teams. The company also studied this book as a book club prior to the event.
CSS Fundraising's Customer Story || CSS Fundraising — a consulting agency whose services include feasibility studies, capital campaigns, prospect research, and public relations — purchased Peter F. Drucker's Managing Oneself for an executive summit and employee onboarding. Drucker's work is commonly referenced in the world of business and management.
New Jersey Department of State's Customer Story || The New Jersey State Museum Foundation of the New Jersey Department of State purchased books for its grant-funded program with BookPal to acquire more titles at a cheaper rate. These books were included in the foundation's program kit.
Newton County Schools' Customer Story || Newton County Schools purchased a variety of titles for its STEM program. The district's selection included Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes; I Survived: Hurricane Katrina, 2005 by Lauren Tarshis; Upside Down in the Middle of Nowhere by Julie T. Lamana; A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park; and The Angel Experiment by James Patterson.
Rabobank's Customer Story || Rabobank America is a multinational banking and financial services company, as well as a global leader in food and agricultural financing and sustainability-oriented banking. The business ordered this book for a golf seminar featuring Barry Nalebuff, one of the authors of Mission in a Bottle.
Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center's Customer Story || Shawnee Health Services ordered children's health books in bulk for a doctor clinic's waiting room. If kids express interest in a book, the Shawnee sends the book home with them. A couple of titles they acquired included Good for Me and You by Mercer Mayer, and The Berenstain Bears Go to the Doctor by Stan Berenstain.
US Air Force's Customer Story || Airman & Family Readiness purchased StrengthsFinder 2.0 for its transition class. StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath is a timeless business book used in corporations and government agencies across the nation for personal and professional development.
Albertville City Schools' Customer Story || Albertville City Schools of Alabama purchased Caroline B. Cooney's Code Orange for its high school. Cooney is also the author of other classroom classics, such as The Face on the Milk Carton and Whatever Happened to Janie? First published in 2005, Code Orange is a science fiction novel that won a National Science Teachers Association recommendation and continues to be taught in classrooms across the country today.
Mindfish's Customer Story || Mindfish, a Colorado test preparation company, ordered The Official ACT Prep Guide 2016–2017 and The Official SAT Study Guide for its test prep programs. Mindfish is the official test prep provider for some of the best private schools in Colorado, including Kent Denver School, Denver Jewish Day School, and the Alexander Dawson School. This test prep company also has an innovative website that is used by students in over 100 countries.
Connect the Dot's Customer Story || Full-service corporate meeting and event planning company Connect the Dots, Inc. purchased 250 copies of Dishing Up Maryland: 150 Recipes from the Alleghenies to the Chesapeake Bay by Lucie L. Snodgrass to include in its Visit Maryland event swag bag. BookPal coordinated shipping so that all the books arrived at the event location within a specific time frame prior to the event.
The Church of Saints Cyril and Methodius' Customer Story || The church is giving its parishioners a copy of Catechism of the Catholic Church, written by the U.S. Catholic Church Staff. This is the first new Catechism of the Catholic Church in more than 400 years, a complete summary of what Catholic around the world believe in common.