Book ‘Em is a Macon/Bibb County based non-profit that puts new and gently-used books in the homes of at-risk children of all ages in our community.

Brookdale Elementary Students and New Books

Every Brookdale Elementary student took home five brand new books Thursday. The giveaway was hosted by nonprofit Book 'Em in partnership with the Bibb County Sheriff's Department. Andrea HonakerThe Telegraph Read more here: Brookdale students pick out five new books...

Holiday Fun at Brookdale Elementary School

Book ‘Em participated in Brookdale Elementary School’s annual holiday event, which has been organized by their Media Specialist, Mary Hickey for over two decades. All of the Pre-K and Kindergarten students, including the PEC students, made their own, unique...

Bibb Sheriff’s Deputies call for Back-up for more Books!

Breaking news: Deputies from District 1 were out on patrol when they encountered several neighborhood children in need of books. The demand was so great, that they were forced to call in their Lieutenant, Sean Defoe, to bring them more books. This is how we Book ‘Em...

Behind the scenes at Book ‘Em

This is where the fun begins. Boxes of books, purchased at deeply discounted prices arrive and are unboxed. We then sort the books by age group, take inventory of them, and divide them up to be distributed to the Bibb Sheriff’s Office’s five districts. It is important...

Book Giveaway in East Macon

80 books were given away to children of all ages at the Walnut Creek Neighborhood Watch Group’s Fall festival on Saturday, October 15th. Several deputies from District 1 were on hand to help children select a brand-new book to take home with them. [gallery link="file"...

Book Giveaway at Brookdale Elementary School in Macon

On May 19th, we held a book giveaway at Brookdale Elementary School in Macon, GA. All 401 students who attend Brookdale in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 5th grade chose five books to keep. It was truly like Christmas in May! Several students asked us when they...