EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Over the weekend, James Monroe Elementary School in Edison was consumed by a fire. Although nobody was hurt, all of the school’s books were destroyed.

In lieu of Lawrence Brook's annual book swap, new and gently used books will be collected to donate to the students of James Monroe Elementary School.

Donations will take place from March 26 through March 31. All donations can be dropped off with Mrs. Magley or Mrs. Iovino’s classrooms. Gently used or new books appropriate for grades K-7 are needed.