How to Order

It is easy to order directly from Arbordale via our online store:

Place an order by email (orders at or fax (843-216-3804) with our order form, or place an order over the phone at (877) 243-3457.

Download Arbordale Catalogs and Order Forms

Arbordale in Stores

Find us in independent bookstores all over the nation, click here to locate a store near you.

You can also find us in many National and State Park gift shops as well as Zoos and Aquarium gift shops.

Buy online:

Schools and Libraries

Order hardcovers and paperbacks direct in our online store. Sign up for a school or library account at checkout to receive discounted pricing, or email us for more detailed information.

Also find us with these wholesalers, distributors and education outlets:

Baker & Taylor
The Book Source
Davidson Titles
Reading Warehouse
Attanasio & Associates
Sunburst Books
Beyda & Associates
Rainbow Books
Perfection Learning
Educators Outlet
Steps to Literacy
Dodge Learning Resources

In addition to this selected list of distributors, we also work with Independent Representatives. Contact us to find an education representative in your area or inquire about a specific distributor.

Digital Books

Arbordale has partnered with Fathom Reads to power our multilingual, read-aloud ebooks. Visit the site and create an account to purchase titles for your home, classroom, or school. If you have an Arbordale Fun eReader account sign in and enjoy your library. Please contact us with any questions or visit the support page for freqently asked questions.

We have library processing!

For any order of 15 or more books we offer library processing. Standard processing is $1.00 per book and includes: MARC Records, 1 spine label, 1 barcode label and 2 label protectors. Shelf ready is $2.00 per book and will have all the labels attached before shipment. When placing your order include this library processing order form with your purchase order and denote shelf ready or unattached.

**Shelf Ready orders take 2-3 weeks for processing, unattached orders will be shipped immediately and Marc Records will be forwarded when available.

CoLibri protective book covers are also available for $2.00 per book, please contact us when placing your order for CoLibri covers.

Resources for Educators

Each Arbordale book is aligned, leveled, and cataloged. View these resources on the book homepage or click below to search the databases.

Retailers, Wholesalers and Distributors

Resellers please contact us for discount pricing, terms, and account setup information. We offer non-returnable and returnable rates for all order quantities and free freight for orders over 40 books.

Ordering is also available in our online store; sign up for a bookstore or gift shop account. You may also fax in an order with our order form or call us!

Our books are available through distributors and wholesalers as well as select independent retail representatives. Contact us with questions about distribution or to find your local representative.

Return Policy

Books purchased from Arbordale are eligible for a return as long as the books meet ALL of these conditions:

This is not a cash refund but credit towards your next purchase. Buyer pays for shipping back to publisher. Please call before sending.

Author and Illustrator Events

We want to make hosting an author or illustrator event a wonderful experience for all. Here are a few guidelines to placing event orders.

We offer books at a returnable rate and will adjust the invoice based on the books sold at the event. Just return the books within one week after the event and we will correct your invoice. Here are the steps to take after the event.

  • – Books must be returned before invoice is due so that the invoice may be adjusted to reflect the books actually sold.
  • – Books must be in sellable condition (see return policy)
  • – Books may not be autographed.
  • – If timing is such that the books cannot be returned prior to invoice due date, please communicate situation with our office manager.

Our authors are always enthusiastic to meet readers in their local community. Our publicity team is happy to help schedule an event.

Wholesalers and Distributors

Call (877) 243-3457, or Contact us for terms, discount structure, and account setup.

Sales Outside the Continental U.S. and Foreign Rights

Puerto Rico
Ediciones Enlace de PR
(787) 725-7252
Fitzhenry & Whitesides
Foreign Rights
Sylvia Hayse Literary Agency
(541) 347-7145

For all other inquiries please contact us.

Safety is important read our:
CPSIA-General Certification of Conformity