Staying Home? Worldbuilders Will Send A Book – Operation Bookdrop2020 Announced by Patrick Rothfuss

Staying Home? Worldbuilders Will Send A Book

Operation Bookdrop2020 Announced by Patrick Rothfuss’ Worldbuilders

Worldbuilders, the geeks doing good non-profit founded by New York Times best-selling fantasy author Patrick Rothfuss, announces Operation BookDrop 202o.
“Before I left town a couple of weeks ago, I asked our Worldbuilders team to come up with some ideas for how we could make life a little easier  for people who are staying home due to the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Rothfuss. “They came up with a program we call #BookDrop2020: We will ship books – free of charge – helping to ease the burden and provide some entertainment during these difficult times.”
“We are grateful for Humble Bundle Proceeds, which has generously provided funding to pay for the initial shipping costs.” continued Rothfuss. “We are asking other Worldbuilders partners to join Operation Bookdrop2020 for additional resources. When I get back, I’m going to help with a few more ideas of how to expand on this version of geeks doing good, and if you have ideas like this, you should email them to
On that webpage you can choose the type of books or comics you would prefer based on the available supply. Then, the book will be shipped Priority Mail from Worldbuilders’ headquarters in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, and will arrive in 4 to 5 days. Residents of Stevens Point can indicate on the order form if they would prefer the books just dropped at their door by the Worldbuilders Staff. Due to shipping restraints, this offer is only available in the continental United States of America.
People can follow Operation Bookdrop2020 on social media using the hashtag #bookdrop2020 and #geeksathome, on Twitter @worldbuilders and @WBMarket_, Facebook Worldbuilders and Worldbuilders Market, and Instagram Worldbuilders Market
“Don’t need books, but want to help?” said Rothfuss. “Here are three ways to help us help others.”
  • You can buy a limited edition poster created by Bradley Schenck of is available in the Worldbuilders Market, proceeds from sales will fund Operation Bookdrop2020
  •  Programs like this are paid for in part by proceeds from the Worldbuilders Market, where you can find more books including rare and signed editions as well as other geeky goodness to celebrate your favorite story.
About Worldbuilders
Worldbuilders believe that people will always help others when given a chance. It’s their aim to give everyone that chance.
Worldbuilders is a recognized 501(c)3 charity that raises money for charities they respect that might otherwise get overlooked by the geek community. The Worldbuilders team is full of geeks, gamers, and book nerds, and people who tend to respect intelligent solutions–whether it’s a rock-solid magic system in a favorite fantasy series or an airtight game mechanic that’s easy to learn and offers amazing variety. Over the last ten years, Worldbuilders–with the support of the community of awesome geeks–has raised more than $10 million for Heifer International.
Patrick Rothfuss is the best-selling author of The Kingkiller Chronicle. His first novel, The Name of the Wind, won the Quill Award and was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year. Its sequel, The Wise Man’s Fear, debuted at #1 on The New York Times bestseller chart and won the David Gemmell Legend Award. His novels have appeared on NPR’s Top 100 Science Fiction/Fantasy Books list and Locus’ Best 21st Century Fantasy Novels list. Pat lives in Wisconsin, where he builds box forts with his children and runs Worldbuilders, a book-centered charity that has raised more than $10 million for Heifer International. He can be found at and on Twitter at @patrickrothfuss.

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