childrens books

02/21/2018

Mostly Tomatos delivers in first Ride for Reading event of 2018

Over 30 cyclists made the nearly five-mile round trip, delivering books on bicycles from the Commodore Yacht Club to Gower Elementary School. Throngs of screaming students awaited the riders as they rolled up the driveway with books literally in tow. 
06/05/2017

Having a G.R.E.A.T. time at summer camp with Book’em

We saw some pretty big smiles spending time with Book'em at the Metro Nashville Police Department's G.R.E.A.T (Gang Resistance Education And Training) summer camp at Creswell Middle Prep School Of The Arts in the Bordeaux community of Nashville.
09/19/2016

Always Be Cycling: Ride for Reading delivery to Glengarry Elementary

What a wonderful feeling it was to pedal into the parking lot of Glengarry Elementary School to the cheers and high fives from the students, teachers and administrators during Sept. 16's Ride for Reading bicycle book delivery. We are truly honored to donate books to this organization and grateful to take part in the awesome rides.
09/15/2016

Mostly Tomatos celebrates in Early Literacy Celebration’s success

Mostly Tomatos again sponsored and partnered with the United Way of Greater Atlanta in conjunction with the Early Literacy Celebration by donating 1,500 Pre-K books, which put two-three brand new books in the hands of 450 children to increase their learning at home. Mostly Tomatos also provided 20-25 new books to the 20 Pre-K classes to help them increase enrichment in their classrooms.
09/14/2016

Mostly Tomatos holds ‘court’ at Decatur Book Festival 2016

At the footsteps of the historic DeKalb County Courthouse is where Mostly Tomatos spent their 2016 Labor Day weekend. We were there to participate in the ninth annual AJC Decatur Book Festival in Decatur, Ga. It was awesome to feel much energy to promote reading and literacy.
05/21/2016

Mostly Tomatos/Fanboy Expo Nashville photo gallery

Mostly Tomatos took part May 14-15 in the first Fanboy Expo held in Nashville as one of the vendors (we will take part in the Fanboy Expo in Knoxville June 24-26 as well). There was no shortage of costumes from those attending throughout the weekend in Nashville, making for plenty of good photo ops. Plus, we were able to get hundreds of free, comic-themed books into children's hands over the weekend.
05/16/2016

Ride for Reading’s delivery to Fall Hamilton photo gallery

Mostly Tomatos took part in Ride for Reading's National Week May 9 in Nashville, participating in a bicycle delivery of books to Fall Hamilton School. National Week is Ride for Reading's annual initiative where cities from across the country host their own delivery to benefit their local community.
05/12/2016

Mostly Tomatos hops on the bikes for Ride for Reading National Week

Mostly Tomatos took part in Ride for Reading's National Week May 9 in Nashville, participating in a bicycle delivery of books to Fall Hamilton School. National Week is Ride for Reading's annual initiative where cities from across the country host their own delivery to benefit their local community.
05/12/2016

Did we misinterpret Malcolm Gladwell’s ‘Tipping Point’?

One minute the cart was up. The next minute, the cart was down. We wanted to make a big splash in arriving at Book'em's offices to donate a couple of carts worth of books to the organization which accepts and donates books to Metro area schools. This was not the splash we had in mind.