Return Policy

If our merchandise does not meet your expectations, we offer the following return and exchange options:

1. If you have received damaged, defective, or incorrectly shipped merchandise (our fault):

We will gladly replace your item(s) with the same item(s) originally ordered. You will not incur any additional fees for shipping and handling. Catchofthedaybooks will send you a prepaid FedEx / USPS label to ship the faulty package back to us.
Please notify us within 7 days of receipt of damaged or defective products at with order information.
Please keep the package as is, and contact us ASAP.


2. If you are dissatisfied with your purchase:

  • We can offer a full refund of the cost of item(s).
  • We cannot refund the cost of shipping and handling.We can offer an exchange of your item(s) for other item(s) of your choice.
  • If the price of new merchandise is higher than the price of original purchase, the customer will be responsible for the difference.
  • The customer also pays for the shipping and handling of all exchanged items.
  • Alternatively, we can also provide you with store credit for future purchases.
    Important: To qualify for the above options:
    DVDs, CDs, electronics, VHS tapes, audiotapes, or games and puzzles must be unopened and in their original, sealed (plastic-wrapped) boxes.
    Books, flash cards, posters and other products must be unmarked, unwritten on, unbent, and in new condition.


3. General Rules:

  • Items that do not satisfy the above conditions above cannot be accepted for refund or exchange.
  • No item(s) will be accepted for return or exchange after 30 days from the customer’s receipt of products.
  • Damaged products (not due to our fault) may receive partial or no credit.
  • As long as the product was not damaged or defective, the following items will not be accepted for returns once the original packaging is opened: software, electronics, CDs, DVDs, books.
  • All returned goods needing new packaging and missing parts are subject up to a 50% restocking charge.
    We will ship the exchanged item(s) after we receive the returned one(s).
  • We will not accept any product(s) not purchased directly from catchofthedaybooks.
  • COD returns will not be accepted. We do not accept packages marked return to sender.
  • Returns overseas: Please contact us by email at (
  • You can expect your refund in the form of a credit to the original payment method within 7 to 14 business days of our receipt of your return.

Thank you for shopping with us!