NYC Books Through Bars is an
all-volunteer-run group that sends free, donated books to incarcerated people across the nation. View our calendar to get involved!
NEW: Buy a book from our Greenlight Bookstore Wishlist!
We wrote original and updated letters in response to DOCCS Directive 4911A, which would eliminate our ability to send books to people in NY state prisons. Now, read our response to its suspension. For more info. on this issue, see our "Press" page.