Order Kits and Posters

To order your annual Freedom to Read kits and posters directly from the Book and Periodical Council, fill out the order form below and mail it (with your cheque) to the BPC office (the address is on the form), or e-mail it to [email protected]

Important note: if you are faxing your order, please send us an e-mail to confirm we have received it (our fax machine is temperamental).

Click to download 2021 order form PDF


Make cheques payable to: Book and Periodical Council.

Be sure to include your name, address, city, province and postal code with your order.

How much does it cost?

  • Kits (includes Freedom to Read review and folded poster)
    $12.50 + $6.50 shipping and handling per order (plus GST/HST)
    Bulk kit orders of 10 or more:
    $10.00 each + $12.50 shipping and handling per order (plus GST/HST)
  • Rolled full-colour poster
    $12 each + $9 shipping and handling per order (plus GST/HST)
    7 or more posters: $13.00 shipping and handling per order (plus GST/HST)
  • Shipping to the United States flat rate $20.00


Standing orders

If your institution wishes to place a standing order to receive your kit(s) automatically each year, you may do so with a purchase-order number.

Discount for bulk orders

Orders for ten kits or more, shipped to a single address, receive a 20 percent discount and may be accompanied by a purchase order.

Poster only

You may order posters alone, using the same Order Form (above). The prepaid cost is $12 per poster, plus shipping and handling (plus GST/HST). Institutions may use a purchase order for ten or more posters.