Take-Home / Summer Reading

Find the print and digital take-home reading package that's right for you.

Book Packs Custom Print Packages Digital Collections

Sold Out For Summer 2022

Mackin Take-Home / Summer Reading Book Packs

Each Mackin Book Pack Includes:

Newly published, high-interest, culturally relevant, award-winning titles
Convenient plastic zip bag for easy and safe distribution
Engaging summer reading journal
READ bookmark
Access to additional family literacy resources and activities online
Unique title collections by grade level
Sample Grade PK-5 Mackin Book Pack
Sample Grade 6-12 Mackin Book Pack

Title list subject to change without notice and is dependent on inventory availability at the time of order. Sale items are available in limited supply.

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Custom Print Packages

All custom take-home reading projects are created in collaboration between you and our classroom experts. We figure out how best to meet your needs.

Custom Summer / Take-Home Reading Collections Are Customized to Meet YOUR Needs:

Do you have specific title needs?
Do you want books stuffed into a nylon draw-string backpack?
Do you want to provide something for us to stuff in your student’s kits?
Do you want ALL books and no bags?
Do you want a custom logo on your take-home reading bags?
Do you need solutions that you don’t see listed?
Nylon Drawstring Backpack Colors








Custom Packages

These packages are curated on demand according to your unique needs. Collections can include custom selected books for any grade level (PK-12), world language titles, book labels, elementary or secondary reading journals, and nylon drawstring bags. Your options are endless!

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eBooks make a custom program easy! If you have a MackinVIA, you already have the beginnings of a Take-Home Reading Program. Don’t have a MackinVIA? It’s free to sign up!

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Your Digital Classroom

MackinVIA, the digital content management system for all your eBooks, audiobooks, databases, videos and more.

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All of Mackin’s recommended book lists are prepared by our in-house librarians and educators, who are dedicated to providing the very best selections available based on the parameters provided by the organizations, librarians, and teachers requesting the title lists. Please understand, however, that all titles provided on our requested or standing lists are options for the purchaser to consider and are not guaranteed to fulfill the exact needs or requirements of every school, classroom, or library. We understand and respect that the purchaser will make the final selections most appropriate for their students. Mackin does not serve as the decision-maker or the authority regarding the titles that should or should not be purchased for any school, library, or classroom.