Join Magers & Quinn and Ace in the City as we collect books for Ace’s Back2School Bash!
Ace in the City’s vision is to cultivate a community of belonging, starting in South Minneapolis. At the annual Back2School Bash on August 11, 2018, backpacks and school supplies will be sold at greatly discounted rates to families. Kids will also be able to pick out a book to take home with them.
Through the month of July, Magers & Quinn is partnering with Ace to collect books for the bash. Please consider donating a book!
There are several ways to participate:
- Browse the list of books below and select a title to donate. We will deliver it directly to Ace in the City for the bash. *Though PayPal will ask for your shipping address, the books will not be delivered to your home.*
- Donate a monetary amount, which will be used to purchase books for the Back2School Bash. You can donate money by scrolling to the bottom of this page and selecting one of the monetary options.
To learn more about Ace in the City and this event, click here.
All book prices include sales tax. $5 and $10 donations do not include tax. As a reminder, even though PayPal asks for your shipping address, the books will not ship you. Magers & Quinn will deliver the donated books directly to Ace in the City.
Suggested titles: Grades K-1
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom (Board Book)
Chicka,Chicka, Boom, Boom by Bill Martin Jr. (board book, S&S) – 9781442450707
Click Clack Moo Cows That Type
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type (paperback, S&S) – 9781481465403
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten
Miss Bindergarten Gets Ready for Kindergarten (paperback, PRH) – 9780140562736
Anno’s Counting Book
Anno’s Counting Book (hardcover, Harper) – 9780690012873
A Bad Case of Stripes
A Bad Case of Stripes (paperback, Scholastic) – 9780439598385
Suggested titles: Grades 2-3
Frog and Toad are Friends
Frog and Toad are Friends (paperback, Harper) – 9780064440202
Stuart Little (paperback, Harper) – 9780064400565
Ellray Jakes is Not a Chicken!
Ellray Jakes is NOT a Chicken – (paperback, PRH) 9780142419885
Sofia Martinez: Picture Perfect
Sofia Martinez: Picture Perfect (paperback, Capstone) - 9781479557776
Suggested Titles: Grades 4-5
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane (paperback, PRH) – 9780763680909
Diary of a Wimpy Kid #1
Diary of a Wimpy Kid #1 (hardcover, Hachette) – 9780810993136
The Fourteenth Goldfish
The Fourteenth Goldfish (paperback, PRH) – 9780375871146
Ghost (paperback, S&S) - 9781481450164
Wonder (hardcover, PRH) – 9780375869020
Suggested titles: Middle Grades (6-8)
What I Leave Behind
What I Leave Behind (hardcover, S&S) – 9781481476560
Chains (paperback, S&S) – 9781416905868
Amina’s Voice (paperback, S&S) – 9781481492072
The Giver (paperback, HMH) – 9780544336261
Lucky Broken Girl
Lucky Broken Girl (paperback, PRH) - 9780399546457
Suggested Titles: Grades 9 and Up
The Hate U Give
The Hate U Give (hardcover, Harper) – 9780062498533
The Sun is Also a Star
The Sun is Also a Star (hardcover, PRH) - 9780553496680
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter (hardcover, PRH) – 9781524700485
You’re Welcome, Universe
You’re Welcome, Universe (paperback, PRH) – 9780399551444
Suggested Graphic Novels
(especially good for grades 3-6)
El Deafo (paperback, Hachette) – 9781419712173
Amulet #1: The Stonekeeper
The Stonekeeper (paperback, Scholastic) – 9780439846813
American Born Chinese
American Born Chinese (paperback, MPS) - 9780312384487
Smile (paperback, Scholastic) – 9780545132060
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