Permissions | Translation Rights

Permission to Read 

During this difficult time, Boys Town Press is allowing educators, counselors and other professionals who have purchased our books to read the books at a distance for teaching purposes. Please follow our guidelines below.

Requests for live, unrecorded readings:

If you are hosting a virtual read-aloud with a Boys Town Press book, you must:

  • Host only live readings rather than uploading recordings
  • Credit Boys Town Press as the publisher
  • Name as the URL where viewers can find the book
  • Within 3 months after reading, delete videos on platforms that auto-archive live videos

Please email us at with the following information:

  • your name and role
  • name(s) of books
  • purpose of reading
  • planned platform

You will receive an email response from us with specific permission or any follow-up questions.

Copyright and Permission Policies:

All published material by Boys Town Press is protected under copyright law. You must obtain permission from Boys Town Press if you wish to reproduce our material in any form. All permission requests must be submitted in writing,

For permission requests, please include the following:

  • Purpose of your request and how the content will be used
  • Title and page number(s) of the text
  • Length of time you are requesting to use the copyrighted material

 Information should be sent to, or mailed to:

Boys Town Press
Attn: Permissions
13603 Flanagan Blvd., 2nd Floor
Boys Town, NE 68010

Please be advised that in order to protect our intellectual property and our authors’ rights, we may need to charge a fee.

Translation Rights

Products published by Boys Town Press are available for foreign translation rights. To find out about product availability and rates, please contact:

DropCap Rights Agency

701 Washington Ave. N. Ste. 111

Minneapolis, MN 55401