Books Wanted!

Makara is accepting donations of books in good to excellent condition to include in our lending library inventory. Contact us and let us know if you have books you'd like to donate, or if you'd like to see a mini-lending library in your own neighborhood! 

Makara's mission is to provide community access to arts & culture in Santa Ana. We are only accepting book donations in the following categories:

  • Young Adult and Adult Fiction written by or about people of color

  • Fiction & nonfiction representing LGBTQ communities

  • Poetry

  • DIY arts instruction

  • Small business / entrepreneurship

  • Music education, instruction and history

  • Visual arts & architecture 

  • Math and Science (no textbooks please)

  • Fashion (no magazines please)

  • Foreign language fiction & poetry (Spanish, Khmer, Vietnamese preferred)