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Chatham County Public Schools, NC. 

Chatham County Public Schools, NC. 

Margie’s Books provided personal copies of the book, Drawn Together by Minh Lȇ, to 45 students who participated in the Young Authors Program Showcase in Chatham County Public Schools. Students were able to take home a copy of the multi-award winning wordless picture book, which was featured for the kickoff activity. The book is the story of a grandson and grandfather struggling to…

Mabele Primary School, Kasane, Botswana. 

Mabele Primary School, Kasane, Botswana. 

Margie’s Books provided storybooks and informational texts to Mabele Primary School, which is in a village near Kasane, Botswana. Kasane is a city in the Okavango-Chobe region located in the northeast corner of Botswana. The books will be used in the school library so that students can choose books that they are most interested in reading. Mabele Primary School serves around 176 children ages…

Dumphries Digital Learning Campus, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Dumphries Digital Learning Campus, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Margie’s Books provided support for Dumphries Digital Learning Campus, which is located in a rural area near the Sabi Sands Game Reserve in the province of Mpumalanga in South Africa. Dumphries Digital Learning Campus was created by the Good Work Foundation, a public-private partnership which is re-imagining education in rural South Africa. The Dumphries Digital Learning Campus provides programs for children and young adults that…

Person Early College for Innovation and Leadership (PECIL), Roxboro, NC

Person Early College for Innovation and Leadership (PECIL), Roxboro, NC

Margie’s Books is supporting Shirlrona Johnson and Micholene Schumaker at Person Early College for Innovation and Leadership (PECIL) in Roxboro, NC for the book project, “Building Literacy at the Core.” They will update their current library with district-approved modern literary works to ignite or re-ignite a student passion for reading.  PECIL teachers will engage students in the joy of reading books in…

Carnage Magnet Middle School, Raleigh, NC

Carnage Magnet Middle School, Raleigh, NC

Margie’s Books is supporting middle school teacher Sarah Dugger at Carthage Magnet Middle School. She received a class set of the The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel (Percy Jackson and the Olympians) for her 6th grade ELA class to support their reading of the required novel.