Shipping & Payment Information

Shipping Policy

Thank you for visiting and shopping Following are the terms and conditions that constitute our Shipping Policy.

Domestic Shipping Policy

Shipment processing time: All orders are processed within 2-3 business days. Orders are not shipped or delivered on weekends or holidays. If we are experiencing a high volume of orders, shipments may be delayed by a few days. Please allow additional days in transit for delivery. Delivery delays can occasionally occur. If there will be a significant delay in shipment of your order, we will contact you via email or telephone.

Shipping rates & delivery estimates

Shipping charges for your order will be calculated and displayed at checkout.

Shipment method Estimated delivery time Insurance Shipment cost
USPS Media Mail 2-10 days No tracking/uninsured $2.99 for one book, $.99 for each additional book
USPS Priority Mail 1-3 days Tracking/insured

$9.95 for one book, $1.95 for each additional book

Shipment to P.O. boxes or APO/FPO addresses

We ship to addresses within the U.S., U.S. Territories, and APO/FPO/DPO addresses.

Shipment Confirmation & Order Tracking

You will receive a Shipment Confirmation email once your order has shipped. If shipping via USPS Priority Mail, it will contain your tracking number(s). The tracking number will be active within 24 hours.

Customs, Duties and Taxes

The Vermont Book Shop is not responsible for any customs and taxes applied to your order. All fees imposed during or after shipping are the responsibility of the customer (tariffs, taxes, etc.).


The Vermont Book Shop is not liable for any products damaged or lost during shipping. If you received your order damaged, please contact the shipment carrier to file a claim. Please save all packaging materials and damaged goods before filing a claim.

International Shipping Policy

International Shipping, via USPS International, with delivery information emailed to you, is $27 USD for one book to any country,* $12 USD for each additional book. *There are some country exceptions to this. These are base rates. We reserve the right to make changes for extenuating circumstances.

Returns Policy

Our Return & Refund Policy provides detailed information about options and procedures for returning your order.

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