For every use of the hashtag #GiveaBook on Twitter and in posts on the GiveaBook, Penguin Random House, and Givington pages on Facebook between November 16th and December 24th, Penguin Random House will donate one book to the literacy nonprofit First Book, up to 35,000 books.

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December 25, 2015

We reached 47,311 hashtags!

Your response has been amazing and we reached 47,311 hashtags by midnight last night! Even though we are slightly short of reaching our 50,000… More
November 20, 2015

How did Givington get his name?

Legend has it that…Spawned into a sea of simply splendid books, our whale had a mission before it had a name. For, you see,… More
November 12, 2015

Our whale has a name!

We are so pleased to introduce Givington, the Giving Whale. Thank you to everyone who voted on the face of GiveaBook! If you want… More