About us

About us

Our company

We are a strong, growing and entrepreneurial company headquartered in Chennai, India.  Passaro Books is a business vertical of Passaro International Trading Company.

We started our operations in 2013 and we deal exclusively with (pre-owned) imported books from the UK. We offer a wide genre of books for all age groups viz; Children’s books, reference books (art, home decor, architecture, health, cookery, gardening, fashion, photography, cars, travel, educations etc), coffee table books, Reader’s digest, DK series, adult fiction / romance etc.

We have reputed schools following IB / IGCSE / CBSE / ICSE / State board syllabus as our clients and we regularly supply books for their library. We also put up stalls during the PTM’s. The list of schools that we have supplied is available on our FB page / website. We sell books both in retail and wholesale. We have a regular and dedicated walk-in clientele to our physical store at Chennai & our (online) retail clients come from various parts of India. We have also helped a few people set up business ventures focusing on our books. Individuals / NGO’s also buy our books to give it as gifts to underprivileged children / Govt’ aided schools.

Our reputed clientele include but not restricted to:

  •          Abacus Montessori School, Perungudi, Chennai.
  •          AKG Public School, Pallikaranai, Chennai.
  •          Akshar Arbol International School, West Mambalam, Chennai.
  •          APL Global School, Thoraipakkam, Chennai.
  •          Bhavan’s Rajaji Vidyashram, Kilpauk,Chennai.
  •          Champs Academy, Neelankarai, Chennai 41.
  •          Chennai Public School, Annanagar, Chennai
  •          Chinmaya Vidyalaya, Kilpauk,Chennai.
  •          Chettinad Hari Shree Vidyalayam, Chennai.
  •          CPS Global School, Thirumazhisai.
  •          Crescent Play & Primary School, Ooty.
  •          Delhi Public School, Nallambakkam, Chennai 127.
  •          Gateway The Complete School, Sholiganallur, Chennai.
  •          ?Gateway International School, Padur?
  •          German International School, Chennai.
  •          Good Shepherd International School, Ooty.
  •          Hindustan International School, Guindy, Chennai 16.
  •          Hindustan International School, Karappakkam, Chennai 97.
  •          Horizon International Academy, Madambakkam, Chennai.
  •          House of Hiranandani School (HUS), Kelambakkam, Chennai – 603103.
  •          KRM Public School, Perambur, Chennai.
  •          Kola Saraswathi Hr. Sec. School,Kilpauk, Chennai.
  •          Loko Poko Daycare Centre, Hiranandani, OMR, Chennai 130.
  •          Mahindra World School, Mahindra World City, Chengalpet – 603002.
  •          MapleBear Canadian International Pre-school, Bangalore.
  •          Narayana e-Techno School, Ramapuram, Chennai 89.
  •          Nathella Vidhyodhaya, Ambattur, Chennai 53.
  •          NSN Memorial School,Chitlapakkam,Chennai.
  •          NSN Matriculation Hr. Sec. School,Chitlapakkam,Chennai.
  •          NSN Matriculation Hr. Sec. School,Chrompet, Chennai.
  •          Podar Jumbo Kids, Perumbakkam, Chennai.
  •          PSBB Millennium School @ DLF Garden City, Thazhambur, OMR, Chennai.
  •          Ramana Vidyalaya, Sholinganallur, Chennai.
  •          RMS International School,Tirunelveli,TamilNadu.
  •          RMT International School, Thuraipakkam, Chennai 97.
  •          Saraswathi Vidyalaya, Arcot Road, Vadapalani, Chennai 26.
  •          Sprouts Montessori House of Children, Chennai.
  •          Sri Ramakrishna Sarada Vidyalaya, Trichy.
  •          St. Johns Public School, Medavakkam, Chennai.
  •          St. John’s Universal School, Mandeveli, Chennai 28.
  •          St. John’s Universal School, Palavakkam, Chennai 41.
  •          Sunshine Chennai Senior Secondary School,
  •          Sunshine Chennai Senior Secondary School, Puzhithivakkam, Madipakkam, Chennai-91.
  •          The British International School, Chennai.
  •          The Cliff Nursery and Primary School, Ooty.
  •          The Hindu Senior Secondary School, Triplicane, Chennai.
  •          The Indian Public School, Erode.
  •          The Lords International School, Chennai.
  •          Trileaves International School, Madambakkam Main Road, Chennai – 600073.
  •          Vael’s Billabong High International School, Neelangarai, Chennai 600 041.

We were featured in The Hindu, The New Indian Express and Education World magazine.

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Education World article: 

PASSARO BOOKS is venturing into publishing in 2016. Text books and story books & comics in English & French is being readied for exports to the West African countries.