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April, 2017
3/21-5/30Aurora
21-26Washington
22-26Gainesville, FLBig Sale
23-30Livonia, MIBOOKSTOCK!
26-29Belvidere
27-29Fox River Grove
28-29Loudon, TNBig Sale
28-29Nashville
28-30Saint Charles
29-30Arlington Heights
29Chicago (Blackstone)
29Urbana
?Lemont
?North Riverside


May, 2017
1-25Saint Joseph
3-6Belleville59th Book Bazaar!
3-6Glen Ellyn
4-17Ballwin, MOBig Sale
4-6Wood River
5-6Charleston
5-6Coralville, IABig Sale
5-6Edwardsville
5-6Hendersonville, NCSPRING SALE!!
5-20Red Bud
5Troy
6-7Antioch
6-21Cherry Valley
6Colfax
6-7Park Ridge
6Rockford
6-8Terre Haute, INBig Sale
9-10Elgin
11-15O'Fallon
12-13Alton
12-15Galesburg
13Batavia
13Decatur
13Glen Ellyn
13Harwood Heights
13Lansing
13-14Mundelein
13Schaumburg
13-16State College, PA250,000+ Books!
18-20Lake Villa
18-21Normal
20-21McHenry
20Mount ProspectMilitary Sale!
20Troy
21Ann Arbor, MIBook Fair
22-24Lancaster, PABig Sale
27Harwood Heights
?Evanston
?Lisle
?Winnetka
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Rockford, IL
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June, 2017
1-4Golden, COBig Sale
1-3Granite City
2-5Herrin
2-4New Orleans, LA75,000+ Books!
2-4Noblesville, INBig Sale
2Troy
2-8/3Winnetka
3-6Cleveland, OHBig Sale
3Colfax
3Geneva
3Midlothian
3-4Rockford
5Glen Ellyn
8-11Evanston
9-10Springfield
10Decatur
10Effingham
10Harwood Heights
10Lansing
10-11Mundelein
13-14Elgin
14-17NapervilleBig Sale
17ChicagoBook Fair
17-19Glencoe
17Troy
22-24Downers GroveBig Sale
22-24Geneva
23-24Macomb
23-25York, PABook Nook Bonanza
24Harwood Heights
?Anna
?Johnsburg
?Palatine

July, 2017
1Colfax
1Rockford
6-9AlgonquinExceptional
7Troy
8Batavia
8Decatur
8Harwood Heights
8Lansing
8-9Mundelein
8Schaumburg
9Union
11-12Elgin
13-16Rolling MeadowsCheck This
15Glen Ellyn
15Troy
22Elmwood Park
22Harwood Heights
27-30Chicago
?Bourbonnais
31-8/24Saint Joseph

August, 2017
2-5LombardCollectibles
4-5Denver, COBooks and Paper
4-5Edwardsville
4-7Herrin
4-6North Aurora
4Troy
5-6Arlington Heights
5Colfax
5Rockford
8-9Elgin
12Batavia
12Decatur
12Harwood Heights
12Lansing
12-13Mundelein
18-19Elburn
18-22Saint Louis, MO1 Million+ Books!
19Troy
26Harwood Heights
?Charleston
?Chicago
?Elmhurst
?Kaneville
?Oak Park
?Pinckneyville
?Urbana

September, 2017
1Troy
2Colfax
2Kewanee
2-3Rockford
2-3Yorkville
3-4Decatur
9Batavia
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9Macomb
9-10Mundelein
9Schaumburg
12-13Elgin
15-17Lake Forest
16-17Glen Ellyn
16Troy
23-24Bloomingdale
23Harwood Heights
29-10/1Normal
?Belvidere
?Elgin
?Evanston
?Mascoutah
?Nashville
?Palos Park

October, 2017
1Union
5-8Antioch
6-9Herrin
6-21Red Bud
6Troy
7-9Chicago
7Colfax
7-9Danbury, CTBig Sale
7Midlothian
7-8North Riverside
7Sterling
10-11Elgin
13-14Alton
13-16Galesburg
13-15Grayslake
14Batavia
14Decatur
14Harwood Heights
14Lansing
14-15Mundelein
15Edwardsville
21Troy
28-29Arlington Heights
?Anna
?Carbondale
?Collinsville
?Des Plaines
?East Dundee
?Gillespie
?Glencoe
?Harwood Heights
?Jerseyville
?Lemont
?Lisle
?Mattoon
?Palatine
?Peoria
?Roselle
?Vandalia
?Western Springs
?Winnetka
?Winnetka

November, 2017
3-4Coralville, IABig Sale
3-4Edwardsville
3Troy
4Colfax
4-5Park Ridge
11Batavia
11Decatur
11Glen Ellyn
11Harwood Heights
11Lansing
11-12Mundelein
11Schaumburg
14-15Elgin
16-19Rolling Meadows
18Troy
24Glen Ellyn
25Effingham
25Harwood Heights
?Charleston
?Fox River Grove
?Morrison
?Urbana

December, 2017
1-4Herrin
1Troy
2Colfax
9Batavia
9Decatur
9Harwood Heights
9Lansing
9Mount Prospect
9-10Mundelein
12-13Elgin
16Troy
23Harwood Heights
?Geneva

January, 2018
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Denver, CO



Rocky Mountain Book & Paper Fair
Denver Merchandise Mart Expo
451 E. 58th Ave (at I-25)
303-912-4559




Aug 4 - 5
  • 33rd Annual Rocky Mountain Book & Paper Fair!
  • 80 Exhibitors from across the country will be bringing their treasures for those interested in starting, enhancing, or learning about the fascinating world of books and paper.
  • Collectors, book lovers, and curious people everywhere will have an opportunity to browse among and purchase:
    • Rare books
    • Maps
    • Posters
    • Children's books
    • Art & prints
    • Postcards
    • Illustrations
    • Photography
    • Signed books
    • First editions
    • Historic records
    • Western Americana
    • Travel and exploration
    • Colorado history
    • and more
  • Something for Everyone!
  • Exhibitor List
  • August 4 and 5, 2017
    • Friday: 2 pm to 8 pm
    • Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm
  • Admission:$7 good both days
  • Whether you are a serious collector, print enthusiast, or casual shopper, the Fair has a lot to offer, from books and maps to cultural oddities and whimsical finds!

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Golden, CO


Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library
at Jefferson County Fairgrounds
15200 W. 6th Avenue
303-403-5075

A Whale of a Sale




June 1 - 4
  • Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library's Annual
    • SPRING WHALE OF A USED BOOK SALE!
  • 80,000+ ITEMS
    • Hardbounds
    • Paperbacks
    • Children's and Teen Books
    • CDs, DVDs, Records, Tapes, Maps
  • Separated into over 30 nonfiction and fiction categories
  • Curiosity Corner: Hundreds of vintage & better books!
  • Great Prices:
    • Hardbound $3, Paperbacks $1 to $2, Children's .50 to $1
    • Music CDs $1, Audiobooks $3, DVDs $2.50
    • Sunday is Bag Day: $6/bag of books (be eco-friendly - bring your own grocery size cloth bag)
  • Scanners are welcome!
  • June 1 to 4, 2017
  • Friends Preview
  • General Public Days
    • Friday: Early admission from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. $10 - beat the crowd
      • Free admission 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • Saturday: Free admission 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Prices half off for Friends, Jeffco Employees and educators
    • Sunday: Free admission 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
      • Bag Day. Bags of books start at $6.
  • "COLORADO'S BEST BOOK SALE!!!!"
  • Proceeds benefit children's and teen literacy programs funded by the Jefferson County Library Foundation

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Danbury, CT


Friends of the Danbury Library
at Police Activities League (PAL) Building
35 Hayestown Rd.
Friends Voice Mail: 203-797-4568
Friends E-Mail: friends@danburylibrary.org

Oct 7 - 9
  • Friends of the Danbury Library Annual Book Sale
  • OVER 70,000 ITEMS!
  • Books sorted into over 60 categories
    • Art, Architecture, Photography
    • Hobbies/Crafts, How-To
    • Cooking and Food
    • Science and Nature
    • Children's
    • History and Americana
    • Fiction
    • Sports
    • Business
    • Foreign Languages
    • Health and Fitness
    • Travel and Geography
  • Rare Books, Signed Books, First Editions
  • Prices: Most Hardcovers $2, Paperbacks $0.50 & up
  • CDs, DVDs, Records, Audiobooks
  • Collectible Books - Large section of specially priced books from $5
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Saturday, October 7
    • 8am to 10am: $15 Early Bird Admission, Free to FRIENDS members
      • Numbers given out at 7am
    • 10am to 5:30pm, Free admission
  • Sunday, October 8
    • 10am to 5pm. Free admission, books half price
  • Monday, October 9
    • 9am to 3pm: Bag Sale, $10 includes free fabric bag
  • Ample free parking
  • Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Danbury Library
  • Directions:
    • I-84 West, Exit 6: At light, right onto North St. At first light turn right onto Hayestown Ave. *At end, left onto Tamarack Ave., (becomes E. Hayestown Rd.) At stop sign bear right onto Hayestown Rd. P.A.L. building on the right.
    • I-84 East, Exit 5: Through stop sign, down hill. Straight through traffic light onto North St. At fourth light, turn right onto Hayestown Ave. Follow from * above.

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Gainesville, FL


Friends of the Library Book House
430 North Main St.
352-375-1676
www.folacld.org

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)

April 22 - 26
  • FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY Spring 2017 BOOK SALE
  • Presenting Over Half a Million ITEMS!
  • 64 Categories include: Classical and modern fiction, children's and young adult books, textbooks from preschool through graduate school, largeprint books, cookbooks, hobby books, law books, medical books, audio books, music CDs, DVDs, manga, comics, art, posters, vinyl records, games and puzzles, video games, craft patterns, magazines, and more!  
  • April 22 to 26, 2017
    • Saturday, April 22, 9 am to 6 pm
    • Sunday, April 23, noon to 6 pm
    • Monday, April 24, noon to 6 pm
    • Tuesday, April 25, noon to 6 pm
      • Everything half price
    • Wednesday, April 26, noon to 6 pm
      • Everything 10 cents
  • The FOL Collector’s Corner is one of the areas that sets this sale apart.
  • The following is a short list of first editions, signed, and rare books that can be found at the Collector’s Corner this spring:
    • Synopsis by Christophori Besoldi with handwritten script in old Latin on the first few pages, 1639
    • Isaac Stern: A Carnegie Hall Tribute published by Carnegie Hall Corporation, inscribed by Isaac Stern, box folio includes CD, 1997
    • Shakespeare in Harlem signed by Langston Hughes, 1st edition, 1942
    • Fantastic Voyage II by Isaac Asimov, signed
    • The Waves by Virginia Woolf, 1st edition, 1931
    • Seraph on the Suwannee by Zora Neale Hurston, large print, 1997
    • Celebration by Harry Crews, signed, 1st edition, 1998
    • History of Gainesville Florida with biographical sketches of families by Jess G. Davis, 2nd edition, 1969
    • Florida’s Waters - A Fragile Resource in a Vulnerable State by Tom Swihart, 2011
    • Corals of the World by J.E.N. Veron, 3-volume set in slipcase, 2000
    • Hogwarts Library by J.K. Rowling, boxed set - unopened collector’s set). In addition there is a large selection of 17th-, 18th-, and 19th-century books.
  • At the Collector’s Corner there is also a large selection of 18th- and 19th-century hand-colored Botanical Lithographs and an original Pencil Sketch by Henry William Burgess (1792-1844). He was a British landscape painter to King William IV and Queen Victoria. Music: large selection of CDs, sheet music, and vinyl records. Miscellaneous: stamps, baseball cards, Harry Potter collectibles and other collectibles. Find the complete list of the Collector’s Corner items at this link
  • Sale includes a tent for large orders! Click for details
  • Cash or check only - no plastic (an ATM is close by)
  • FOL Gainesville does not allow pre-buying of items. Everything, and everybody waits on that opening morning entry that is traditionally lead by our Scottish Bag Piper!
  • We do not allow electronic devices for scanning purposes. Click here for Book Sale Procedures
  • Friends of the Library encourage shoppers to bring your own bags or boxes
  • Follow us facebook.com/FOLACLD and twitter.com/FOLACLD
  • For more information visit www.folacld.org or call 352-375-1676
  • All the items sold at this event are donated by members of the Gainesville community and surrounding towns. The sale benefits the Alachua County Library District and its literacy programs. Unsold books are donated to non-profit organizations.
  • Cash or check only. Please bring bags or boxes.
  • Follow us on social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram@folacld. For more information visit www.folacld.org or call 352-375-1676
  • Join us for one of the largest community book sales in the nation. 

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Coralville, IA


Friends of Coralville Public Library
1401 5th Street
319-248-1850

May 5 - 6; Nov 3 - 4
  • FRIENDS OF CORALVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY PRESENT ANOTHER GREAT BOOK SALE!
  • Offering buyers a broad range of reading material!
    • Friday 1:30 to 5:30
    • Saturday 9:00 to 3:00
  • Members get in an hour early, at 12:30 pm, on Friday for first pick at the sales.
  • Presenting OVER 8,000 BOOKS!
    • 75% donated. 25% library withdrawals.
    • 60% hardcover; sorted by type.
  • Great Prices:
    • Most hardcover books $2.00 on Friday & $1.00 on Saturday
    • Most paperback books $1.00 on Friday & $ .50 on Saturday
    • Audiovisual materials are 50 cents and children's books are 25 cents both days
  • Unless otherwise noted, all books for sale range from VERY GOOD to PRISTINE!
  • Large variety of hard cover & paperback books ranging from good to very good condition in FREE section
  • Also: FREE books area of lesser quality ranging from poor to good
  • More information about Friends Book Sales
  • To reach the library: From I-80 take the Coralville 1st Avenue exit (242), go south to the 5th St. intersection (there is a traffic light), turn right and go 11 blocks. The library is on your right. Just follow the new parking ramp signs.
  • Area sights: Amana Colonies, University of Iowa athletics & museums, Herbert Hoover Museum & Presidential Library, Devonian Fossil Gorge
  • Watch for the next great sale August 4 and 5!

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Algonquin, IL



Algonquin Area Public Library
Eastgate Branch
115 Eastgate St.
847-658-4343


July 6 - 9
  • Summer 2017 Book Sale!
  • Over 30,000 Books
    • Sorted into 70 categories!
  • All adult books are sorted and on shelves
  • Over 9,000 items for children
    • These are well organized in bins and on shelves
  • Great Prices
    • Adult books, $1 and up; children .25 and up
    • Paperbacks .50; CDs $1, DVDs $2, books on CD $3
  • Books are NOT picked over!
  • Special categories will be featured for this sale
  • Large FICTION section in alpha order
  • Many unusual special books!
  • SERIOUS BUYERS PREVIEW SALE
    • Thursday 4 to 7
    • $10 Admission charge
    • Adults only please
  • REGULAR SALE HOURS - FREE ADMISSION
    • Friday 4 to 8
    • Saturday 10 to 2
    • Sunday 1 to 4
  • Sunday Books are HALF PRICE
  • Refreshments available Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Algonquin, IL

Harnish Main Library
2600 Harnish Dr
847-458-6060

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 100 books; 98% donated; not 'picked over'; $2+
Alsip, IL

Alsip-Merrionette Park Library
11960 S Pulaski
708-371-5666

Ongoing
Alton, IL

Hayner Library
327 State St
618-462-4396



May 12 - 13; Oct 13 - 14
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
  • 25,000 books; 80% donated; 55% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Anna, IL

Stinson Memorial Library
409 S Main St
618-833-2521

June; Oct
  • Sat 8-2, Sun 1-3
  • Preview: Fri 4-6, Friends; join at door $5
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
Antioch, IL


Antioch Library Friends
757 Main St
847-395-0874


May 6 - 7
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun 1-4:30
  • 2,000 books; 90% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2


Oct 5 - 8
  • Watch this spot for details on the Annual Huge Book Sale!


Ongoing
Arlington Heights, IL

Arlington Heights Memorial Library
500 N. Dunton Ave
847-392-0100

April 29 - 30; Oct 28 - 29
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun noon-4:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, Friends; entry numbers available to members beginning at 9am. Membership at door: 6pm
  • 75,000 books; 80% donated; 56% hardcover; includes DVDs, records, CDs, tapes; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1
  • Silent Auction Sat 9-2
    No scanners, cell phones, computers, etc.


Aug 5 - 6
  • Sat 9-4:30, Sun noon-4:30
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, Friends; entry numbers available to members beginning at 9am. Membership at door: 6pm
  • 80% donated; 56% hardcover; Sun $3/bag
  • No scanners, cell phones, computers, etc.
    Silent auction, 9-2
Aurora, IL

Eola Road Branch Library
555 S. Eola Rd.
630-264-3400

March 21 - May 30
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-6, Sun noon-6
  • 12,000+ Science fiction books


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Barrington, IL

Barrington Area Library
505 N. Northwest Hwy
847-382-1300

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Batavia, IL

Batavia Public Library
10 S Batavia Ave. (Rte. 31)
630-879-8220



May 13; July 8; Aug 12; Sept 9; Oct 14; Nov 11; Dec 9
  • Sat 9:15-4. The fire marshal limits shoppers to 36 at a time; numbers given out at 8:45.
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus media, collectibles, coffee table, first eds, etc.; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVDs $1
  • Some books removed & sold online


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated
  • Monthly rotating stock

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Belleville, IL

59th Book Bazaar!
Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Book Bazaar
at St. Paul United Church of Christ
115 West B St.
618-257-5545



May 3 - 6
  • Memorial Hospital Auxiliary BOOK BAZAAR
  • 60,000 Items! - 100% donated
  • Books: fiction, nonfiction, children's, cookbooks, cassettes, CD's, DVD's, games, puzzles and more
  • Sorted into 40+ categories! Hardbacks separated by author’s last name (A-L) and (M-Z)
  • May 3 - $5 admission
    • Wednesday, 12 noon. - 7 p.m.
  • May 4 and 5 admission Free with discounts each day
    • Thursday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Friday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • May 6 $2 a bag Buy the bag at the door
    • Saturday, 8 a.m. - Noon
  • Parking is free
  • Great Prices:
    • Paperbacks 50 cents - $1; Hardbacks $1 - $2
    • Most Children's books 25 cents - 50 cents
    • Old, New and Unusual - mostly $2-$5 (some higher)
  • Dealer Friendly
    • No buyer restrictions
    • Separate dealer storage and checkout area.
  • Credit cards accepted. ID required - Drivers License
  • For Information Contact Memorial Hospital Auxiliary at: auxiliary@memhosp.com
  • Books are 100% donated and are not picked over
Belvidere, IL

Ida Public Library
320 N. State St
815-544-3838



April 26 - 29; Sept
  • Wed-Fri 10-7:30, Sat 10-noon
  • Preview: Tue 5-7:30pm, Friends; join at door
  • Thousands of books; 95% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; most .50 or $1
  • Books are hardly picked over at all; some sold in ongoing cart.


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Berwyn, IL

Berwyn Public Library
2701 Harlem Ave
708-795-8000 x3020

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bethany, IL

Marrowbone Public Library
216 West Main St.
217-665-3014

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bloomingdale, IL

Bloomingdale Public Library
101 Fairfield Way
630-529-3120

Sept 23 - 24
  • Sat 9-4, Sun 1-3
  • Sorted; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs; Sat $1 each or $7/bag: Sun .50 each or $3/bag


Ongoing
Blue Island, IL


Blue Island Public Library
2433 York St.
708-388-1078


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Bourbonnais, IL

Bourbonnais Public Library
250 W. John Casey Rd
815-933-1727

July
  • Fri 9-3, Sat 9-1
  • Preview: Thu 4:30-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • 2,000 books; 60% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; DVDs $1; Sat bag sale, using $5 library book tote
Brookfield, IL

Brookfield Public Library
3609 Grand Ave
708-485-6917



Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 10-9, Fri, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-6 (closed Sun in summer)
Calumet City, IL

Calumet City Public Library
660 Manistee Ave.
708-862-6220

Ongoing
Carbondale, IL

Carbondale Public Library
at Brush bldg. in Library parking lot
405 West Main St
618-457-0354

(Enter parking lot on Monroe St)

Oct
  • Sat 8-3, Sun 1-4
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door
  • 50,000 books; 60% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; .50-$1 (half price on Sun)
  • No scanners
Carbondale, IL

Morris Library
Southern Illinois University
605 Agriculture Dr
618-453-4305

Bookstore
Champaign, IL

FriendShop
Champaign Public Library
200 W. Green St
217-403-5395

Bookstore
  • Wed-Sat 11-5, Sun 1:30-5
  • 20,000+ books; 70% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; Most $2 or less
  • Credit cards accepted
    Some donated items go to the library collection; some items sold online.
    No restrictions
  • Magazine Clearance Sale during January; 25 cents each for back issues, hundreds of titles
Charleston, IL

Charleston Carnegie Public Library
712 Sixth St



May 5 - 6; Aug; Nov
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5
  • 1,000+ books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; children's picture books .50; DVDs $2, CDs .50
Chatham, IL

Chatham Area Public Library
600 E Spruce St
217-483-2713

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4
  • Books, audio books, movies, puzzles, large-print books, LPs, mags.; paperbacks .75 or as marked; hardcovers $2, 3/$5; children's .25-$1
  • Not picked over
  • Credit cards acceepted
Cherry Valley, IL

Cherry Valley Public Library
755 E. State St.
815-332-5161

May 6 - 21
  • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • Preview: Fri prior noon-3, $5 fee, Friends free; join at door
  • 4,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
  • Some books removed for sale online
Chicago, IL


The Newberry Library
60 W. Walton St.
312-255-3501


July 27 - 30
  • Thu, Fri: noon-8; Sat, Sun 10-6
  • Preview: Wed 4-8pm, associates at $100+ level. Join online or call
  • 120,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most under $5; Sun half price (some .25)
  • No visitor parking lot; limited parking on area streets (restrictions apply, so read signs. Garage parking in neighborhood. Validated parking at 100 W Chestnut St (enter on Clark))
Chicago, IL

Hyde Park-Kenwood Community Conference
1526 E. 55th St
(55th Street just west of Lake Park Ave - near Univ. of Chicago)



Oct 7 - 9
  • Sat, Sun 9-6, Mon 9-2
  • 30,000+ books; 99% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus AV materials; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $2; children's .50-$2; most A/V .50. Mon $4/bag, $5/box
  • Nonprofits can arrange for free book pickup on Monday afternoon. Click on the email link at left to make your arrangements before the sale.
Chicago, IL

Norwood Park Historical Society
at Noble-Seymour-Crippen House
5624 N. Newark Ave.
(3 blks w of Nagle Ave)
773-631-4633



Aug
  • Sun noon-5. $2 admission
  • New & used books
  • Admission price includes author presentations, writing workshops, children's activities, etc. Refreshments available.
Chicago, IL

Open Books
213 W Institute Pl
312-475-1355 x 100



Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-7, Sun noon-6
  • 50,000+ books; 100% donated
  • Books that haven't sold in six months or more are removed to sell online.
    No restrictions

The following advertiser supports our web page.
Please visit them and tell them you saw their ad on BookSaleFinder.com
Chicago, IL


Chicago Book and Paper Fair
Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA)
Local 130 Plumbers Union Hall
1340 W. Washington Blvd.
847-722-8949



June 17
  • Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA) Presents:
  • 56th Chicago Book & Paper Fair
  • Over 40 Pop-Up Bookstores in One Place!
  • Saturday, June 17, 2017
    • 10 am to 5 pm
  • Local 130 Plumbers Union Hall
    • 1340 W. Washington Blvd.
    • Chicago, IL 60607
  • Admission: $6.00 / $4.00 for students with ID
  • FREE PARKING!
  • Booksellers from all over America will offer fine antiquarian, rare and collectible 1st Editions and books in all fields::
    • Americana
    • Art & Photography
    • Literature
    • Poetry
    • Children's Books
    • Cookbooks
    • Science & Technology
    • Transportation & Railroadiana
    • Civil War
    • Illustrated Books
    • Chicago History and Authors
  • Also featuring:
    • Leather bindings
    • Autographs
    • Broadsides
    • Vintage paperbacks and pulps
    • Maps
    • Prints
    • Ephemera, and other paper items!
  • Easy access via the CTA / FREE PARKING!
  • For more information please contact Chris Rohe, chicagobookfair2014@gmail.com (847)722-8949
  • http://mwaba.com/chicago-book-paper-fair/
Chicago, IL

Open Books Pilsen
905 W 19th St
312-243-9776



Bookstore
  • Wed-Sun 10-4
Chicago, IL

Open Books West Loop
651 W Lake St
312-475-1355 x 100



Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 9-7, Sun noon-6
  • 50,000+ books; 100% donated
  • Books that haven't sold in six months or more are removed to sell online.
    No restrictions
    Membership fee $75/yr, includes early access to all sales, 10% off all books, 20% off on Mon, 25% off during May, T-shirt or totebag (value $20), $10 coupon for every $100 spent in store.
Chicago (Bessie Coleman), IL

Bessie Coleman Branch Library
731-45 E. 63rd St.
312-747-7760

Ongoing
Chicago (Blackstone), IL

Blackstone Branch Library
4904 S. Lake Park
312-747-0955

April 29
  • Sat 10-3
  • Sorted; .25-.75
Chicago (Douglass), IL

Douglass Branch Library
3353 W 13th St
312-747-3725

Ongoing
Chicago (Gerber/Hart), IL


Gerber/Hart Library
1127 W Granville Ave
773-381-8030




Ongoing
  • Library hours
Chicago (Hamlin Park), IL

Hamlin Park Branch Library
2205 W. Belmont
312-744-0166

Ongoing
Chicago (King), IL

King Branch Library
3436 S. King Dr.
312-747-7543

Ongoing
Chicago (North Austin), IL

North Austin Branch Library
5724 W. North Ave
312-746-4233

Ongoing
Chicago (Oriole Park), IL

Oriole Park Branch Library
5201 N. Oketo
312-744-1965

Ongoing
Chicago (Roden), IL

Roden Branch Library
6083 N. Northwest Hwy
312-744-1478



Ongoing
  • Library hours
Chicago (Scottsdale), IL

Scottsdale Branch Library
4101 W. 79th St.
312-747-0193

Ongoing
Chicago (Sherman Park), IL

Sherman Park Branch Library
5440 S. Racine
312-747-0477

Ongoing
Chicago (South Shore), IL

South Shore Branch Library
2505 E. 73rd Street
312-747-5281

Ongoing
Chicago (Southeast), IL

Southeast Branch Library
1934 E. 79th St.
312-747-7177

Ongoing
Chicago (Uptown), IL


Uptown Branch Library
929 W. Buena
312-744-8400


Ongoing
Chicago (West Addison), IL

West Addison Branch Library
7536 W. Addison
312-746-4704

Ongoing
Chicago (West Belmont), IL

West Belmont Branch Library
3104 N. Narragensett
312-746-5142

Ongoing
Chicago Ridge, IL

Chicago Ridge Public Library
10400 S. Oxford Ave.
708-423-7753

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Colfax, IL

Martin Township Public Library
132 W. Main St
(south end)



May 6; June 3; July 1; Aug 5; Sept 2; Oct 7; Nov 4; Dec 2
  • Sat 9-noon
  • 2,500 books; 30% donated; 40% hardcover; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50
  • New books donated weekly and added to the others
Collinsville, IL

Collinsville Memorial Public Library
408 W Main
618-344-1112

Oct
  • Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $5 fee
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $4/bag, $8/box
Crystal Lake, IL

Environmental Defenders of McHenry County
at Algonquin Township Road District garage
3702 US Rte 14

Bookstore
  • Green Spot Used Books: Tue-Sat 10-3
  • 3,000 books; 65% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; $1-$10
  • Books are picked over; no restrictions.
    Store located in Suite 104
De Kalb, IL

Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
815-753-9838

Ongoing
Decatur, IL

Friends of Decatur Public Library
at Decatur Civic Center
#1 Gary Anderson Plaza
217-424-2900



Sept 3 - 4
  • Sun 11-5, Mon 9-3
  • Preview: Sunday 9-11am, Friends; join at door
  • 70,000 books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$2; Mon half-price or $5/bag
  • We sell less than 30 books a year on-line. Higher value books have been placed in the Special Book Section which are available for purchase at the sale. FOL members may purchase these books for 1/2 price during the FOL Member's sale.
Decatur, IL

Decatur Public Library
130 N. Franklin St
217-424-2900 x 133



May 13; June 10; July 8; Aug 12; Oct 14; Nov 11; Dec 9
  • Sat 9:30-12:30
  • no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$3
  • Rare books sold online
Deerfield, IL


Deerfield Public Library
920 Waukegan Rd
847-935-3311, x8895




Ongoing
  • Library hours
Des Plaines, IL

Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood St.
847-376-2922

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

Oct
  • Watch this spot for a great book sale!


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 475-500 books

The following advertiser supports our web page.
Please visit them and tell them you saw their ad on BookSaleFinder.com
Downers Grove, IL


American Association of University Women Downers Grove Area Branch
at Henry Puffer School
2220 Haddow Ave.
630-225-8162

(On Belmont Rd., south of Ogden Ave, north of Belmont Station)


June 22 - 24
  • Downers Grove Area AAUW 59th Annual Used Book Sale
    • To be held June 22-24, 2017
  • 30,000 Pre-sorted Books in Good Condition - all Genres!
  • Paperback, Hardcover and Curio Books
    • Fiction, Nonfiction
    • Children's books
    • Father's Day Specials
    • Sorters Picks!
  • Curio Section has more valuable and newer books. All in good condition.
  • Preview Sale:Thursday June 22, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
    • Entry fee $10.00. No children this night only please.
  • General Sale: Friday June 23, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm - FREE ADMISSION
  • BAG SALE:Saturday June 24, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm - FREE ADMISSION
    • $8 for a bag of books (Curio books half price)
East Dundee, IL

Dundee Twp. Public Library
555 Barrington Ave
847-428-3661

Oct
  • Thu 5:30-8:30pm, Fri, Sat 9-4
  • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; .25-$2; Sat 3pm $3/bag
  • $10 fee for using scanner
Edwardsville, IL

St. Andrews Episcopal Church
406 Hillsboro Ave
618-656-1929

May 5 - 6; Aug 4 - 5; Nov 3 - 4
  • Fri 5-8pm, Sat 9-3
  • 20,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most .25-$3
Edwardsville, IL

Leclaire Parkfest
St. Andrew's Relay for Life Team
Leclaire Park
800 Hale Ave
618-656-1929

Oct 15
  • Sun noon-5
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.50
  • Some books are direct donations and are not picked over. Additionally, excess books from another organization's sale were donated.
  • Leclaire Parkfest: music, food, games
Effingham, IL

Effingham Public Library
200 N Third



June 10; Nov 25
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up
Elburn, IL

Town and Country Public Library
320 East North St
630-365-2244

Aug 18 - 19
  • Fri 9-3, Sat 9-noon
  • 8,500 books; 85% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .25 & .50; DVD $1, audio books $1, plus specials; Sat $3/bag or 2 bags for $5
  • Elburn Days Fair


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; children's .25 & .50; DVD $1, audio books $2
Elgin, IL

Gail Borden Library
260 North Grove Avenue
847-742-2411



Sept
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great book sale!


Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri, Sat 9-6, Sun noon-5
  • 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Credit cards accepted
    Some valuable books may be removed to sell online
Elgin, IL

Oak Crest Residence & Atrium Apartments
204 South State St
847-742 2255

May 9 - 10; June 13 - 14; July 11 - 12; Aug 8 - 9; Sept 12 - 13; Oct 10 - 11; Nov 14 - 15; Dec 12 - 13
  • Tue, Wed 2-4
  • Books, records, tapes, cds
Elmhurst, IL


AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch
at Lincoln School
565 S. Fairfield Ave




Aug
  • Watch this spot for details on another great sale!
Elmwood Park, IL

Elmwood Park Library
2 Conti Parkway
708-769-6224

July 22
  • Sat noon-4
  • 1,000 books; 50% donated; 100% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2


Ongoing
  • During Library Hours
  • 3 Bookcases of books
Evanston, IL

Evanston Public Library
1703 Orrington Ave
847-448-8600

June 8 - 11; Sept
  • Fri noon-5:30, Sat 10-5:30, Sun 12:30-5:30
  • Preview: Fri 10-noon, $5 fee
  • 10,000 books; 98% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $2-$6; Sun half price
Evanston, IL

Northwestern University Library
1970 Campus Dr
847-491-2932

(Ver Steeg Lounge - Level 3 of South Tower)


May
  • Thu, Fri 10-4
  • Preview: Wed 10-4, NU community only (faculty, students, staff, alumni). Must show Wildcard or valid alumni ID. (may NOT join at door)
  • 10,000 books; sorted; includes CDs, DVDs, periodicals; paperbacks .50-$2; hardcovers $3; Fri $1/bag, $2/box
Evergreen Park, IL

Evergreen Park Public Library
9400 S Troy Ave
708-422-8522

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 1,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Forest Park, IL

Forest Park Public Library
7555 W. Jackson Blvd
708-366-7171

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Books, videos, cds; .25-$1
  • New selections always added. Donations are appreciated.
Fox Lake, IL

Fox Lake District Library
255 E Grand Ave.
847-587-0198

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Fox River Grove, IL

Fox River Grove Public Library
407 Lincoln Ave
847-639-2274

April 27 - 29; Nov
  • Thu, Fri 9-8, Sat 9-2
  • 3,000 books; 50% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3; Sat $5/bag
  • Cash preferred - Local checks accepted with DL#, phone # and identification


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Franklin Park, IL

Franklin Park Public Library
10311 Grand Ave
847-455-6016



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; $1/bag; .25-.50 A/V
Freeport, IL

Voices Book Nook
Lincoln Mall
1243 W. Galena Ave, Suite A
815-821-2665



Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat 10-4, Thu 10-7
  • 65,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted
  • All funds go to VOICES of Stephenson County, an organization that assists victims of domestic and sexual abuse.
Galesburg, IL


Galesburg Public Library
40 East Simmons St
309-343-6118


May 12 - 15; Oct 13 - 16
  • Sat 9-4, Mon 9-1
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 and up; Mon $3/bag
Geneva, IL

Geneva Public Library
127 James St.
630-232-0780

June 3
  • Sat 9-3
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 20% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1 or less
  • Children's book sale


June 22 - 24; Dec
  • Thu 5-9pm, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
  • 12,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Most $1; Sat $8/bag
  • Numbered admittance stickers given out at upstairs Library Circulation Desk starting at 9am for Thursday's 5pm sale opening.
Gillespie, IL

Friends of Gillespie Library
at 1st United Methodist Church
Rt. 16 West

Oct
  • Sat 8-noon
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, $5 fee adults, $3 children 5-12
  • "Thousands" of books; sorted; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25; Media priced to sell
Glen Ellyn, IL

Wheaton-Glen Ellyn AAUW
at Glen Ellyn Civic Center
535 Duane St.
630-534-6352



May 3 - 6
  • Thu, Fri 9-8, Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Wed 4-9pm; $10 fee (children free)
  • 25,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus A/V; most $2 or less; Sat $10//bag
Glen Ellyn, IL

Glen Ellyn Public Library
400 Duane St
630-469-0879



May 13; July 15; Nov 11
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1
  • Antique/collectible books half of online prices


June 5
  • Mon 7pm-8:30pm
  • Held during Ice Cream Social


Sept 16 - 17
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; Media $1. Sun $5/bag
  • Last day: Steam Fair


Nov 24
  • Sat noon-4:30
  • 5,000 books; 97% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • During Holiday Walk
Glencoe, IL

Glencoe Public Library
320 Park Ave
847-835-5056

June 17 - 19; Oct
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-5, Mon 9-noon
  • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends members, Glencoe residents only
  • Thousands of books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$4; Sun half price, Mon $3/bag


Ongoing
Glenview, IL

Glenview Library Used Book Shop
1930 Glenview Rd.
847-901-5910

Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50-$1; hardcovers $1; $1-$5; mags, maps .25, A/V .50-$3
  • Each month various genres are priced half-off
    Some of the more valuable books have been listed online, but are available for purchase at the price listed online, minus postage.
    Store has occasional month-long sales in specific genres.
Granite City, IL

Friends of the Library
at Wilson Park Ice Rink
2900 Fehling Rd.
618-452-6238



June 1 - 3
  • Fri 4-9, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 6-9; $5 cash fee, Friends free
  • 20,000 books; 80% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 each plus specials; Sat $5/bag (provided)
  • ID (driver's license) required for checks
Grayslake, IL

Grayslake Area Public Library
100 Library Lane
847-223-5313



Oct 13 - 15
  • Fri, 9:30-5, Sat 9:30-4, Sun 1-4
  • 4,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$5; Sun bag sale
  • A few materials are sold online. Other materials are sold from time to time between major sales


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 750 books; 90% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Stock is refreshed every Wed. morning
Gurnee, IL

Warren-Newport Public Library
224 N O'Plaine Rd.
847-244-5150

Bookstore
  • Library hours
Harvey, IL


Harvey Public Library
15441Turlington Ave.
708-331-0757


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 200 books, weekly rotating stock, 5% donated, 90% hardcover
Harwood Heights, IL

Eisenhower Public Library
4652 N Olcott

May 13; May 27; June 10; June 24; July 8; July 22; Aug 12; Aug 26; Sept 9; Sept 23; Oct 14; Nov 11; Nov 25; Dec 9; Dec 23
  • Sat 2-4
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1


Oct
  • Fri 10-5, Sat 10-4
  • Preview: Thu 6-8, Friends, join at door $5
  • "Thousands" of books; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Preview: thu 7-8:45pm, Friends
    3,000 books, 50% donated, 35% hardcover, sorted; .75-$1.50
Herrin, IL

Herrin Library
120 N 13th St.
618-942-6109



June 2 - 5; Aug 4 - 7; Oct 6 - 9; Dec 1 - 4
  • Fri 10-6, Sat noon-5, Mon 10-4
  • 500 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$3
  • Occasional author visits
Highland Park, IL

Highland Park Public Library
494 Laurel Ave.
847-432-0216 x 131



Bookstore
  • Thursdays, Saturdays 10:30-4:30
  • 3,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .25-$5
Highwood, IL

Highwood Public Library
102 Highwood Ave.
847-433-5404



Ongoing
Hinsdale, IL

Hinsdale Public Library
20 E. Maple St.
630-986-1976

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • $1-$3
  • 15 shelves constantly restocked
Homewood, IL

Homewood Public Library
17917 Dixie Hwy
708-799-9055

Bookstore
  • Sat 10-4
Huntley, IL

Corner Books
Huntley Area Public Library
11000 Ruth Rd
847-669-5386

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Books & A/V materials; .25 & up
  • New material added almost daily
Indian Head Park, IL

Indian Head Park Heritage Center
6250 S. Wolf Rd



Ongoing
  • Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • 400-500 books; 100% donated; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50, 3/$1; hardcovers $1; DVDs $1.50
Jacksonville, IL

Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library
at York's Antique and Craft Mall
Booth #31
1847 South Main St.



Bookstore
  • Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-5, Sun noon-5
  • 4,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; .50-$3
Jerseyville, IL


Jerseyville Public Library
105 N Liberty St
618-498-9514


Oct
  • Fri 8:30-5, Sat 8:30-11am
  • Preview: Thu 3-7pm, $2 entry fee
  • 5,000 books; 98% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2; Sat 11am bag sale
Johnsburg, IL

Johnsburg Public Library
3000 N Johnsburg Rd
(2 blocks north of Chapel Hill Rd)
815-344-0077

June
  • Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4:30 (closed 1-1:30)
  • Preview: Thu 6:30-8:30pm, Friends; join at door
  • 10,000+ books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .25-$2; Sat 1:30pm: $2/bag
Kaneville, IL

Kaneville Public Library
at Kaneville Community Center
2 S 101 Harter Rd
630-557-2441



Aug
  • Fri 9-4, Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $5 fee
  • 7,000 books; 60% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1
  • Kaneville Fest
Kewanee, IL

Kewanee Public Library District
102 S Tremont St.
309-852-4505

Sept 2
  • Sa 7-11
  • Hog Days parade, flea/craft fair, rides, food booths
Knoxville, IL

Knoxville Public Library
200 E Main St. (downtown Public Square)
309-289-2113

Ongoing
La Grange Park, IL

La Grange Park Library
555 North La Grange Rd.
708-352-0100



Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 10-9, Fri, Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5 (hours subject to volunteer availability)
  • 5,000+ books
  • Stock changes daily. Check out the "Collectables" case.
Lake Bluff, IL

Lake Bluff Public Library
123 Scranton Ave.
847-234-2540

Ongoing
Lake Forest, IL

Friends of Lake Forest Library
at Lake Forest Recreation Center
400 Hastings Road
847-234-0636



Sept 15 - 17
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great book sale!
Lake Villa, IL

Lake Villa District Library
1001 East Grand Ave



May 18 - 20
  • Thu 6-8pm, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
  • Preview: Thu 4-6pm, Friends; join at door, $5 ind., $7 fam.
  • 1,000+ books; 90% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; current fiction copyright 2007 or newer; paperbacks .50 and up; hardcovers $2 and up; Sat half price; Sat noon $2/bag
  • 10% discount to teachers with ID


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Lake Zurich, IL

Ela Area Library
275 Mohawk Trail
847-438-3433

Ongoing
Lanark, IL


Friends of Lanark Public Library
Twice Sold Tales
Unique Mall
504 Illinois Rte 64
815-493-6366


Bookstore
  • Tue-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks .50, 3/$1; hardcovers $1; like new books $2-$5; VHS 10/$1, audiobooks .50, DVDs $1
  • Not picked over. No restrictions. 100+ titles added weekly. Cash only
Lansing, IL

Lansing Public Library
2750 Indiana Ave
708-474-2447 x 122

May 13; June 10; July 8; Aug 12; Sept 9; Oct 14; Nov 11; Dec 9
  • Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Sat 9-10am, Friends; join at door $5
  • 5,000 books; 95% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
  • Cash Only
Lemont, IL

Lemont Public Library
50 E. Wend St
630-257-6541

April; Oct
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 10-4, Sun 1-3
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1; Sun 1pm $2/bag


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • no buyer restrictions
  • Like new, hardcover books. $3 each
    Not picked over. "Occasionally, they are linked to a special occasion, as in Christmas books during December."
Lincolnshire, IL

Vernon Area Public Library
300 Olde Half Day Rd.
847-634-3650

Ongoing
  • Library Hours
  • Books, CDs, DVDs, audio books; .50-$2
Lisle, IL

Lisle Library
777 Front St.
630 971-1675



May; Oct
  • Fri 9:30-9, Sat 9:30-5
  • Preview: Thu 9:30am-9pm, Friends; join at door $2
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions

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Lombard, IL


American Association of University Women
at First Church of Lombard
220 S. Main Street

Aug 2 - 5
  • AAUW USED BOOK SALE
  • MORE THAN 10,000 BOOKS!
    • Sorted into Many Categories. Fiction fine-sorted by author.
    • Not picked over
    • 95% donated, 50% hardcover
  • Large Section of Collectible books!
  • Also A/V items!
  • August 2 to 5, 2017
  • PRE-SALE August 2
    • Wednesday, 5 pm to 9 pm
    • $5 entry. Presale numbers available at 3 pm
  • FREE Entry August 3 to 5
    • Thursday & Friday, 9 am to 8 pm
    • Saturday, 9 am to noon
  • LOW PRICES:
    • Books range from $1 to $3
    • Collectibles as marked
  • BAG O' BOOKS SALE!
    • Saturday $10/bag (excludes collectibles)
  • Cash and checks only
  • Parking: church lot - entry W. Ash Street OR city lots on Main & Maple Streets
  • Presented by American Association University Women, Lombard Area Branch lombard-il.aauw.net/booksale
  • Sale proceeds benefit college scholarships for women
Macomb, IL

Friends of Macomb Library
at Chandler Park
309-836-7206



Sept 9
  • Sat 9-4
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; includes lots of media; paperbacks .75; hardcovers $2; media $2
  • Al Sears Jazz Festival, Gazebo Art Festival
Macomb, IL

Friends of the Macomb Public Library
at Library Annex
109 E Jefferson St



June 23 - 24
  • Fri, Sat 9-4
  • Preview: Thu 4-5:30, Friends; join at door $10
  • 8,000 books; 95% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50 & up; hardcovers $1 & up
  • Heritage Days
Mascoutah, IL

Mascoutah Public Library
3 West Church St
618-566-2562

Sept
  • Fri 8-6, Sat 8-4, Mon 10-7
  • 3,500 books; 90% donated; 65% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Fri everything $1; Sat .50, (children's 2/.25); Mon $3/bag
Matteson, IL

Matteson Public Library
801 S. School Ave
708-748-4431

Ongoing
  • Library hours
Mattoon, IL


Mattoon Public Library
1600 Charleston Ave
217-234-2621




Oct
  • Sat 10-4
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
  • Credit cards accepted
McHenry, IL

McHenry Public Library
809 N Front St
815-385-0036, ask for Bill

North Parking Lot, Entrance B


May 20 - 21
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • 20,000 books; 80% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; trade pb $1; children's .25
  • $10 charge to use a scanner at the sale.
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm, Friends; must join by April 30 - may NOT join at door


Ongoing
  • Library hours
Mendota, IL

Graves-Hume Public Library
1401 W Main St

Ongoing
  • 100-150+ books; 80% donated; 25% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Midlothian, IL

Midlothian Public Library
14701 Kenton Ave
708-535-2027

June 3; Oct 7
  • Sat 9-3
  • 800 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Table of books and mags.
Moline, IL

Moline Public Library
504 - 17th St.
309-762-6883

Ongoing
  • Mon, Tue 2-6, Wed-Sat 10-2
Morrison, IL

Odell Public Library
307 S Madison St.
815-772-7323

Nov
  • Sat 9-2
  • 5,000 books; 100% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
Morton Grove, IL

Morton Grove Public Library
6140 Lincoln Ave
847-965-4220.

Ongoing

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Mount Prospect, IL

Military Sale!
Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St
847-253-5675



May 20
  • Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library present:
  • ARMED FORCES DAY MILITARY SALE
    • 700+ books on Military topics
    • Also DVDs and CDs
  • All items individually priced, $1.00 and up
  • Saturday, May 20, 2017
    • 10 am to 2 pm
  • Scanners welcome. Handcarts available.
  • We now take most credit cards. There is a $2 convenience fee for purchase under $100, $5 fee for purchase over $100.
  • Ample free parking
  • For more information contact: fofmppl@gmail.com
Mount Prospect, IL

Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St
847-253-5675

Dec 9
  • Sat 10-2
  • Kids and Holiday sale. Gift books only
Mundelein, IL

Fremont Public Library
1170 N Midlothian Rd
847-566-8702

May 13 - 14; June 10 - 11; July 8 - 9; Aug 12 - 13; Sept 9 - 10; Oct 14 - 15; Nov 11 - 12; Dec 9 - 10
  • Sat 10-4:30, Sun 1-4:30
  • 6,000 books; 85% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus videos, cassettes, CDs, LPs, books on CD; children's .25 & up; adult .50 & up; A/V as marked


Ongoing
  • 10-4:30

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Naperville, IL



AAUW - Naperville Area
*** NEW LOCATION ***
at Washington Jr. High School
201 Washington Street
Naperville, IL 60540
aauwnaperville@hotmail.com


June 14 - 17
  • AAUW NAPERVILLE AREA 48th ANNUAL USED BOOK SALE!
  • All proceeds benefit AAUW scholarships, fellowships and other programs supporting women and girls.
  • 40,000 Items!
    • Books - Hard Cover and Paperback 
    • Music CDs
    • DVDs
  • All items locally donated
  • Most items priced $1 - $2, all hardcovers only $2 (excluding Fab Finds) 
  • Fab Finds $5 and Up individually priced 
  • SCHEDULE
    • Wednesday, June 14 6pm-9pm, Sneak Peak ($10 entry fee)
      • Presale numbers available at 4pm
    • Thursday, June 15, 9am-8pm FREE ADMISSION! Hourly Specials!
    • Friday, June 16, 9am-8pm -  FREE ADMISSION! Hourly Specials!
    • Saturday, June 17, 9am-12:30pm - CLOSEOUT: $10 a bag or 1/2 price (except Fab Finds $5 and Up)
  • Cash and checks only
  • Free parking!
  • CONTACT: aauwnaperville@hotmail.com; naperville-il.aauw.net/
  • THE SALE IS BEING HELD IN A NEW LOCATION!!!!
Naperville, IL

Nichols Library
200 W. Jefferson Ave.
630-961-4100 x 6322

Ongoing
  • During library hours
  • 1,000 books; 80% hardcover; also books on tape, videos, and DVDs; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; A/V $1, mags .25
Naperville, IL

95th Street Library
3015 Cedar Glade Dr.
630-961-4100 x 4902 (Shu-Mei)

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 500+ books; 70% hardcover; also books on tape, videos, and DVDs; .25-$3
Naperville, IL

Naper Boulevard Library
2035 S. Naper Blvd.
630-961-4100 x 2203 (Pat)

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 1,000+ books; 70% hardcover; also books on tape, videos, and DVDs; .25-$3
Nashville, IL

Nashville Public Libary
219 E Elm St
618-327-3827



April 28 - 29; Sept
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-3
  • Preview: Thu 5-8pm, $4 fee
  • 2,000 books; 90% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-.50
  • Plant swap
New Lenox, IL

New Lenox Public Library
120 Veterans Parkway

Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 10-8, Sat 10-2
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; .50-$3
Normal, IL

Books To Benefit
360 Wylie Dr, Suite 700
309-531-8320



May 18 - 21
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Thu 5-8 pm, $5 fee
  • 25,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; most .50-$1.50; Sun $5/bag
  • Credit cards accepted. ($1 convenience fee for each cc transaction)
Normal, IL

Normal Public Library
206 W. College Ave
309-452-1757



Sept 29 - Oct 1
  • Sat 8-4, Sun 1-4
  • Preview: Fri 4:30-7pm, $5 (12 and under free with paying guardian)
  • 14,500 books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; children's same as adults; A/V $2; specials as marked
North Aurora, IL

Messenger Public Library of North Aurora
113 Oak St. (at Rt 31)



Aug 4 - 6
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 5,000+ books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; includes CDs, DVDs, audiobooks on CD, puzzles; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $3/bag or 2 bags/$5
  • Part of Village of North Aurora North Aurora Days Festival.


Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • 100% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted
North Riverside, IL

North Riverside Public Library
2400 S. Des Plaines Ave
708-447-0869

April; Oct 7 - 8
  • Fri, Sat 10-3, Sun noon-3
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm and Fri 9:30-10am, Friends; join at door
  • 3,000 books; 70% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.25; trade pb $1.50; CD $1.50, DVD $2, books on tape $2.50, Sun bag sale
Northbrook, IL


Northbrook Public Library
1201 Cedar Lane
847-272-6224


Ongoing
Oak Lawn, IL

Oak Lawn Public Library
9427 S Raymond Ave
708-422-4990

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 70% donated; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50; mags .05
Oak Park, IL

Friends of the Oak Park Public Library
at Oak Park and River Forest High School
201 N Scoville
708-445-6260

(cafeteria)


Aug
  • Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Fri 6-10, $5 admission and $5 charge for each electronic device
  • 100,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; trade pb $1; collectibles/sets indiv. Priced
  • Fee for electronic device on Fri
    Credit cards accepted
O'Fallon, IL

O'Fallon Public Library
120 Civic Plaza
618-632-3783

May 11 - 15
  • Thu 2-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-4, Sun 1-5, Mon 9-8
  • 5,000 books; 85% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25, .50, $1
  • Books removed to sell online
Orland Park, IL

Orland Park Public Library
14760 Park Lane
708-349-8138

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
Palatine, IL

Palatine Public Library
700 N. North Court
847-358-5881

June; Oct
  • Sat 9:30-3, Sun 12:30-3
  • Preview: Fri 6-9pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
  • 15,000 books; 99% donated; sorted; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.50; trade pb $1; children's .25; Sun half price
  • Friends Members who help set up and orgainize sales may purchase books after set-up
    Electronic devices are not allowed
Palos Heights, IL

Palos Heights Public Library
12501 S 71st Ave
708-448-1473

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 700 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover
Palos Hills, IL

Green Hills Library
8611 W 103rd St
708-598-8446

Ongoing
  • Sat 10-5, Sun noon-4, Mon-Fri 9-9
  • Books, movies, CDs, audiobooks
  • Always adding new selections.
Palos Park, IL

Palos Park Public Library
12330 Forest Glen Blvd
708-448-1530



Sept
  • Fri, Sat 9:30-5, Mon-Thu 9:30-8, Fri, Sat 9:30-5
  • 600 books; 75% donated; 45% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
Park Forest, IL

Park Forest Public Library
400 Lakewood Blvd.
708-748-3731



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .25 or .50; hardcovers most $1; A/V $2-$3
Park Ridge, IL


Park Ridge Library
20 S Prospect Ave
847-825-3123


May 6 - 7; Nov 4 - 5
  • Sat 9-3, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Fri 4-7pm, Friends; join at door
  • 20,000 books; 60% donated; 95% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; .50-$6; Sun half price
  • No cell phones or electronics
Pecatonica, IL

Pecatonica Public Library
400 W. 7th



Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 500 books; 95% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; .50-$2
Pekin, IL

Pekin Public Library
301 South 4th St
309-347-7111



Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • 2,000 books
Peoria, IL

Alpha Park Public Library
3527 Airport Rd.
309-697-3822

Ongoing
Peoria, IL

Peoria Park District Noble Center
1125 W. Lake Ave.
309-681-2681

(Book Court: Lobby and Lower Level)


Oct
  • Sat 10-7, Sun, Mon Noon-7
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$5; Sun half price, Mon 75% off
  • Approx. 100 listed for sale online
  • Credit cards accepted


Bookstore
  • Mon-Fri 8:30-4:30
  • 3,000 books
Peoria, IL

Peoria Public Library
107 N.E. Monroe St.
309-497-2141



Ongoing
  • Mon, Tue, Wed, Sat noon-4
Peru, IL

Peru Public Library
1409 11th. St
815-223-0229

Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • 3,500 books; 90% donated; 20% hardcover; sorted; .25-$2
Pinckneyville, IL

Pinckneyville Public Library
312 S Walnut St.
618-357-2410



Aug
  • Fri, Sat 9-1
  • 2,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1/bag - (bring your own)
  • City-wide yard sale
Quincy, IL

Quincy Public Library
526 Jersey St
217-223-1309 x 257



Bookstore
  • Tue-Sat 10-4
  • Some donated books selected to sell online
    Coffee, cappuccino and hot chocolate available for purchase
Red Bud, IL

Red Bud Public Library
925 S Main St.
618-282-2255

May 5 - 20; Oct 6 - 21
  • Fri 12:30-4:30, Sat 10-2
  • 400 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$2


Ongoing
Ridge Farm, IL


Elwood Township Carnegie Library
104 N. State St.
217-247-2820


Ongoing
  • Tue-Fri 2-7, Sat 9-2
Rock Island, IL

Friends Bookstore
30/31 Branch Library
3059 30th St
309-732-7303

Bookstore
  • Open during library hours
Rockford, IL

Rockford Public Library
215 N Wyman
815-987-6699

May 6; July 1; Aug 5
  • Sat 10-4
  • no buyer restrictions
  • We sell a limited amount of books online.


June 3 - 4; Sept 2 - 3
  • Fri, Sat 10-4
  • no buyer restrictions
  • "Limited amount" of books sold online


Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu noon-6, Fri 10-4, closed Sat, Sun
  • Some books sold online. No restrictions
Rockford, IL

Friends of Rockford Public Library
East Branch Shop
6685 East State St
815-966-2788



Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu noon-6, Fri 10-4, Sat 10-1 (closed Sun)
  • 4,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; paperbacks .25-.50; hardcovers $1-$3; plus specials
  • Some books sold online. No restrictions

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Rockford, IL


Half Price Books - Outlet
6575 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108
815-484-9990

Bookstore
    SHOP THOUSANDS OF NEW AND USED ITEMS! ... STARTING AT JUST 25 CENTS!
    • Books in 50+ categories including:
    Art & PhotographyBusiness
    BiographyChildren's Books
    CookingCrafts & Style
    Foreign LanguageGardening
    HistoryMystery & Thriller
    MusicRomance
    ScienceSports
    Science FictionPaperbacks
    Young Adult
    • CDs, LPs, DVDs, records, tapes & Audiobooks
    • Comics
    • Video Games

    Great quality bargains and the inventory replenished weekly from HPB retail stores across the country.
    Payment Options: Cash, Check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
    We are unable to accept HPB Gift cards.

    DEALERS WELCOME!! Please contact store for details.

    ALL SALES ARE FINAL!

    For more information visit hpb.com/222 - and be sure to sign up for the HPB mailing list to receive details for special offers and promotions.

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    Rolling Meadows, IL


    Rolling Meadows Library
    3110 Martin Lane
    847-259-6050

    July 13 - 16
    • Friends of the Rolling Meadows Library
      • Summer Book Sale!!!
    • Featuring 10,000 BOOKS!
    • Also
      • CD's, DVD's
      • VHS, cassettes
      • Records
    • Preview Sale - Early shopping!
      • Thursday, July 13, 6:30-8:30 pm
      • $5 entrance fee
      • Open to Everyone!
    • General Public Sale - no admission fee
      • Friday, 9 am to 8:30 pm
      • Saturday 9 am to 4:30 pm
      • Sunday 1 pm to 4pm
    • These books were NOT picked over. NO buyer restrictions
    • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
    • Great Prices
      • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
      • CD's $1, DVD's $2
      • VHS, cassettes, records $.50
    • Don't miss this sale - There's something for everyone!
    • Visit the Friends web site


    Nov 16 - 19
    • Fri 9-8:30, Sat 9-4:30, Sun 1-4
    • Preview: Thu 6:30-8:30pm, $5 fee
    • 10,000 books; 65% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; CD's $1, DVD's $2, VHS, cassettes, records $.50


    Bookstore
    • Library hours
    • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25-.50
    Roselle, IL

    Roselle Public Library
    40 S Park St
    630-529-1641

    Oct
    • Sat 9:30-3, Sun 1-4
    • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1
    • Musical Sunday at the Library 1:30-3


    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    Round Lake, IL

    Round Lake Area Library
    906 Hart Rd.
    518-899-2285

    Ongoing
    Saint Charles, IL

    St. Charles Public Library
    One S 6th Ave
    630-584-0076

    April 28 - 30
    • Fri 2:30-7:30, Sat 9-3, Sun noon-3
    • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; plus CDs, DVDs, videos, audio tapes, etc.; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's $1; A/V $2; Sun $10 grocery bag, $12 cloth library bag (buy cloth bag and fill)
    • Better book silent auctions
    • Visa/MC accepted
    Saint Joseph, IL

    Saint Joseph Township Library
    201 N Third St
    217-469-2159



    May 1 - 25; July 31 - Aug 24
    • Mon, Wed 1-8, Tue, Thu 9-6, Fri 9-7, Sat 9-3
    • 2,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
    Salem, IL


    Bryan-Bennett Library
    217 West Main St
    618-548-7784


    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    • .25-$1
    • Books, mags, puzzles, videos
    Schaumburg, IL

    Schaumburg Twp District Library
    130 S. Roselle Rd

    May 13; July 8; Sept 9; Nov 11
    • Sat 9-2
    • 4,000 books; 60% donated; 90% hardcover; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
    Springfield, IL

    Lincoln Library
    326 S 7th St
    217-753-4900

    June 9 - 10
    • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4
    • Sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50 & up
    Sterling, IL

    Sterling Public Library
    102 W Third St
    815-625-1370

    Oct 7
    • Sat 8-noon
    • 1,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adult $1, A/V $1
    Stickney, IL

    Stickney-Forest View Library
    6800 W. 43rd St
    708-749-1050

    Ongoing
    • Mon-Thu 9-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-3
    • 150 books; 85% donated; 20% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; 3/$1
    Troy, IL

    Tri-Township Public Library
    209 S. Main St.
    618-667-9806

    May 5; May 20; June 2; June 17; July 7; July 15; Aug 4; Aug 19; Sept 1; Sept 16; Oct 6; Oct 21; Nov 3; Nov 18; Dec 1; Dec 16
    • 9-1
    • 3,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .10-$2
    Union, IL

    McHenry County Historical Society Museum
    6422 Main St

    July 9
    • Sun 10-4
    • "Thousands" of books; 100% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Hundreds of vntage books $5 and up
    • Rare Books Silent Auction


    Oct 1
    • Sun 9-4
    • 1800 books; 100% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50, 5/$2; hardcovers $1, 5/$4; children-teen: .25, 5/$1
    • Most books are leftover from July sale. Some "new" books, but not as many as July.
      Cider Fest
    • Cider Fest: pioneer demos, bake sale, free museum admission, etc.
    Urbana, IL

    Urbana Free Library
    210 W. Green St
    217-367-4057



    Aug; Nov
    • Fri, Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-4:30, Mon 9-1
    • Preview: Thu 5-8:30pm, Friends; join at door $10 beginning at 3pm. Line forms at 4pm. No electronic devices at preview.
    • Thousands of books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; plus CDs, DVDs, books on CD; Most $1 or less; some newer books in Friends Coffee Shop: $3 each; Sun: Half Price, Mon free
    • No scanners on preview night. Scanners may be used at regular sale, beginning Fri 9am.
      "Books may be purchased by regular Friends of the Library volunteers who work during set up, but no dealers are allowed to help set up. We do not sell online"
    • Friends coffee shop: $3


    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    • Year round selection of used books in Friends Cafe, $3 each
    Urbana, IL

    UC Books 2 Prisoners
    Independent Media Center
    202 S. Broadway



    April 29
    • Sat 10-5
    • 3,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2; children's .25-$1
    Vandalia, IL

    Fayco Enterprises
    at Moose Lodge
    328 S Third St

    Oct
    • Sat 7-1
    • 10,000+ books; 100% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; children's .50; adults $1
    Villa Park, IL


    Villa Park Public Library
    305 S Ardmore Ave.
    630-834-1164


    Ongoing
    • During Library hours
    Washington, IL

    Washington District Library
    380 N Wilmor Rd
    309-444-2241

    April 21 - 26
    • Sat 9-5, Mon 9-6, Tue 9-3, Wed 9-noon
    • Preview: Fri 5-7pm, $5 fee (Friends free)
    • "10 long tables plus boxes" of books; 90% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1 each. Mon half price, Tue 9-3 $3/bag, Wed free
    Wauconda, IL

    Wauconda Area Library
    801 N. Main St.
    847-526-6225

    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    Waukegan, IL

    Waukegan Public Library
    128 N County Street
    847-244-7651



    Bookstore
    • Library hours
    • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's 2/.25
    Westchester, IL

    Westchester Public Library
    10700 Canterbury
    (1600 south, 1/2 mile west of Mannheim Rd)
    708-562-3573

    Ongoing
    • Library hours
    • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; mags .25
    • New books added every week
    Western Springs, IL

    Thomas Ford Memorial Library
    800 W Chestnut St.
    708-246-0520

    Oct
    • Sat 8-1, Sun 11-1
    • Preview: Fri 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
    • 5,000 books; 75% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5
    • Bake sale
    Wilmette, IL

    Wilmette Public Library
    1242 Willmette Ave.
    847-256-5025



    Bookstore
    • Mon 1-3, Tue, Thu 9-5 & 7-8:45, Wed 11:30-5, Sat 9-4:45, Sun 1:30-4:30
    Winnetka, IL

    Christ Church
    470 Maple
    (Maple & Oak, 1 blk e of Green Bay)
    847-446-2850

    (Annex -West bldg)

    June 2 - Aug 3; Oct
    • Sat 8-noon
    • Preview: Fri 10-noon, 25% markup
    • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $2-$5
    • Credit cards accepted, minimum $25 purchase
      Rummage sale
    Winnetka, IL

    Winnetka Congregational Church
    at Community House/Harkness Hall
    620 Lincoln Ave
    847-446-0575

    May
    • Thu 7-3
    • Thousands of books


    Oct
    • Sat 8-2
    • "Thousands" of books; plus CDs, DVDs records
    • Rummage sale
    Wood River, IL

    Wood River Public Library
    326 E Ferguson Ave



    May 4 - 6
    • Thu 5-8pm, Fri, Sat 9:30-5
    • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1
    Woodstock, IL


    Woodstock Public Library
    414 Judd St
    815-338-0542


    Bookstore
    • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri 9-6, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-4
    • 30,000 books; 75% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .50-$1, a few $4
    • Not picked over; no restrictions
    Yorkville, IL

    Yorkville Public Library
    902 Game Farm Rd
    630-553-4354

    Sept 2 - 3
    • Sat 9-4, Sun 10-4
    • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2
    • Hometown Days Festival
    Zion, IL

    Zion-Benton Public Library
    2400 Gabriel Ave.
    847-872-4680

    Ongoing

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    Noblesville, IN


  • HALF PRICE BOOKS
  • CLEARANCE SALE!
    Hamilton County Fairgrounds
    2003 Pleasant Street
    Noblesville, IN 46060

    June 2 - 4
    • HALF PRICE BOOKS CLEARANCE SALE!!
    • THOUSANDS OF BOOKS, LPs, DVDs CDs, Comics AND MORE!!!
    • ... and EVERYTHING'S $2 OR LESS!!!
    • Quality overstock from over 30+ Half Price Books locations across the Midwest!!
    • Restocking Daily
    • Friday, June 2nd - Sunday, June 4th
      • Friday and Saturday, 9am to 7pm
      • Sunday, 10am to 6pm
    • FIRST 200 CUSTOMERS EACH DAY WILL RECEIVE A FREE HALF PRICE BOOKS TOTE BAG!!
    • Parking FREE
    • Admission FREE

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    Terre Haute, IN


    Vigo County Public Library
    One Library Sq.
    812-232-1113

    (7th & Poplar Sts, approx. 2 miles north of I-70)

    May 6 - 8
    • Friends of the Vigo County Public Library ANNUAL MAY SALE
    • Preview Sale for members of the Friends
      • Friday May 5th, doors open at 6:30 p.m. with a short membership meeting and then shopping until 9:00 p.m.
      • Memberships available at the door (Individual memberships just $5)
    • Great Bargains 25 cents and up!
      • Adult & Children's Fiction & Non-Fiction
      • Indiana Authors
      • Hardcover & Paperback
      • Large Print
      • Audiotapes & Audiobooks
      • VHS, DVDs, CDs, & LPs
      • Games & Puzzles
      • Magazines
    • May 6, 7, & 8 2017
      • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
      • Sunday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
      • Monday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Everything 50% off!!!)
    • No buyer restrictions.
    • They are a combination of library discards and donations from the public.
    • We accept CASH, PERSONAL CHECK, & ALL MAJOR CREDIT CARDS
    • Many popular titles and authors, bestsellers, books in series, etc. - something for everyone!

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    New Orleans, LA

    75,000+ Books!
    Symphony Book Fair
    University of New Orleans
    Human Performance Center
    corner Leon C Simon Drive and Elysian Fields Avenue
    504-861-2004



    June 2 - 4
    • 64th ANNUAL SYMPHONY BOOK FAIR
    • OVER 75,000 DONATED BOOKS
    • Plus:
      • Audio books, music, DVDs, sheet music
      • Framed and unframed art work
      • Games, puzzles
    • Special sections of collectors' books and books about the South
    • Books range from antiquarian to current titles
    • Please Note the New Location: UNO Lakefront Arena
    • June 2, 3, and 4, 2017
      • Friday and Saturday, 9am to 8pm
      • Sunday, 9am to 4pm
      • There is a $15 charge for admission on Friday only.
    • All proceeds benefit the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, the only musician-owned orchestra in the U.S., now celebrating its 25th year.
    • Credit cards accepted
    • For further information, go to www.symphonyvolunteers.org or telephone 504-861-2004 or send email to SymphBooks@aol.com

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    Ann Arbor, MI


    Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair
    at University of Michigan
    Michigan Union Ballroom
    530 S. State St.
    (corner of S. State and S. Univ.)
    734-995-1891



    May 21
    • 39th Annual Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair
      • One of the Midwest's longest-running book fairs
    • Sunday, May 21st, 2017
      • 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
    • Held in the beautiful Rogel Ballroom in the Michigan Student Union, 530 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI
      • Near the center of University of Michigan campus. (Map)
    • 40 quality antiquarian book dealers from over a dozen states will be offering:
      • First editions
      • Signed books
      • Fine bindings
      • Children's books
      • Americana
      • Travel & exploration - and more!
    • Maps and Prints will also be well represented
    • $5.00 admission fee benefits the William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan.
    • For more information contact book fair director Jay Platt at West Side Book Shop, 113 W. Liberty, Ann Arbor, MI 48104. 734-995-1891 or via email
    • Follow us on Twitter or like our Facebook page

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    Livonia, MI

    BOOKSTOCK!
    Another Huge Bookstock Sale!
    Laurel Park Place
    37700 W. 6 Mile Road
    (1/4 mile east of I-275)
    248-645-7840 ext 365

    April 23 - 30
    • BOOKSTOCK - Used Book and Media Sale
    • Well over 200,000 ITEMS! Pre-sorted books and merchandise
      • Current fiction, children's books, biographies, cookbooks
      • Records, CD's and DVD's
      • Books on tape
      • Dozens of Categories
      • Special donation of NEW books by Detroit Free Press Publishing
        • Includes 6 different Detroit-related sports titles
    • April 23 to 30, 2017
    • Pre-sale
      • Sunday, 8:15 am to 11:00 am
      • $20 entry fee for first shot at the books
    • Regular Sale Hours - Admission free
      • Sunday, 11 to 6pm
      • Monday-Saturday 10 am to 9 pm
      • Sunday 11 to 6 pm
    • Great prices, 50¢ and up
    • Need more info? 248-645-7840 ext 365.
    • Click here to see our web site
    • Click here to see us on Facebook
    • Follow us on Twitter
    • All proceeds benefit literacy and education.

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    Ballwin, MO


    Greater St. Louis Book Fair
    Greensfelder Recreation Complex
    Queeny Park
    550 Weidman Road



    May 4 - 17
    • 2017 Greater St. Louis Book Fair Celebrating its 68th year!
    • Legendary charity book fair is one of the nation's oldest, largest and most popular charity book sales
    • MILLIONS of Donated Items
    • Books, CDs, DVDs, ephemera and much more
      • Limited editions
      • Rare books
      • Signed copies
      • Coffee table art books
      • Children's books
      • Music
      • Cook books
      • Mysteries - and more!
    • Over 150 Categories See Inventory Overview
    • Treasures Galore
    • Preview $10 admission
      • Thursday May 4, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. before the Fair opens to the general public.
    • FREE Admission
      • Friday May 5, 10 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
      • Saturday, May 6, 10 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
        • Saturday, May 6, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Shopping for Persons with Disabilities
      • Sunday, May 7, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
        • Half-Price Day
      • Monday, Non-Profit Day - Closed to Public, 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    • Pick up great books to read at fantastic prices, purchase series of reference books to display in book cases or use them for craft projects and home décor - something for everyone!
    • For well over 60 years, book lovers and collectors have enjoyed bargain prices on a diverse and quality selection of new, gently-used and rare books.
    • Fair proceeds benefit local non-profit education and literacy programs Find us on Facebook

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    Saint Louis, MO

    1 Million+ Books!
    YMCA Book Fair
    Queeny Park
    550 Weidman Rd
    314-353-4960



    Aug 18 - 22
    • 39th Annual YMCA Book Fair
    • First Selection Day $10 admission
      • Friday, August 18, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
      • Wristbands for opening day will go on sale at 7:30am.
    • Free Admission Days
      • August 19-22
      • Saturday to Tuesday, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm each day
    • Half Price Day
      • Monday, August 21, all day
      • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
    • $10 a Box Day
      • Tuesday, August 22
      • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
    • OVER ONE MILLION BOOKS!
    • New LOWER Prices:
    • RARE BOOKS! (Check back for rare book list closer to the sale)
    • We also have:
      • 45's, 78's
      • 8 tracks
      • CD's, DVD's
      • Audio, videotapes and cassettes
    • Credit Cards accepted
    • Items are Priced to Sell!
    • Location: Queeny Park
    • www.Facebook.com/YMCABookfair

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    Hendersonville, NC


    SPRING SALE!!
    Friends of Henderson County Library
    at 1940 Spartanburg Hwy (Route 176)

    (next door to Dollar General)



    May 5 - 6
    • Friends of the Henderson County Public Library
      • SPRING SALE!!!
    • Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6, 2017
      • 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • 75,000 gently used books, DVDs, CDs, LPs
      • 98% private donations, 2% ex-lib.
    • Hardcover, softcover, mass paper
    • Something for everyone:
      • Art & Coffee Table Books
      • Fiction, Nonfiction
      • Religion
      • Cookbooks
      • Gardening
      • Sports
      • Business
      • Children's books and
      • Lots more!
      • (Collectibles not available until September)
    • Average price .50 to $5.00; art / coffee table higher
    • Cash and checks only, please
    • Dealers: Please bring us a photocopy of your sales tax exemption certificate
    • Questions? Email: Generallnfo@friendsofthehcpl.org
    • See you there!!!

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    Cleveland, OH


    Association for Continuing Education
    at Case Western Reserve University
    CWRU South Campus, Adelbert Gymnasium
    2128 Adelbert Road
    216-368-2090

    June 3 - 6
    • 71st Annual CWRU Book Sale - 2017
    • Featuring Over 80,000 Books!!!
    • Books on all topics and covering a wide range of interests such as:
      • Fiction, Literature, the Performing Arts
      • Rare and Antiquarian Books
      • Large psychology collection
      • Books written in many foreign languages
      • Religion, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology
      • Fine Arts: all periods of art, catalogs, photography
      • Cookbooks, Craft and Needlework, Sports, Interior Decorating, Gardening
      • Textbooks on all topics
      • Science: anthropology, archaeology, medical, natural and physical sciences
      • Technology: computers and engineering
      • Business: law, investing, economics
      • History and Politics
      • Travel
      • Children’s books
      • Ephemera
      • Multi-media including CD’s, DVD’s, and vinyl records
    • Saturday June 3, 10 a.m. - 12 noon Preview ($20 fee)
      • 12 noon - 5 p.m. FREE ADMISSION
    • Sunday June 4, 12 noon - 5 p.m.
      • Shoppers with Postcard or Internet coupon $5 off first $15
    • Monday June 5, 12 noon - 5 p.m.
      • Reduced pricing
    • Tuesday June 6, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
      • Box Sale $5
    • Credit Cards accepted
    • *Get coupons by signing up for our postcard mailing list or email list at the book sale or visit the ACE Booksale Facebook page.
    • Nearly a MILE of books await you!!

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    Lancaster, PA


    Friends of Lancaster Public Library
    at Franklin and Marshall College
    Alumni Sports and Fitness Center
    929 Harrisburg Pike
    (for campus map see www.fandm.edu/visit
    717-295-1950



    May 22 - 24
    • 250,000 Books and Records!
      • Sorted into 40 categories including sets
    • Large Location - handicapped accessible
    • Over 1/2 books are priced at $2 for hardbacks & 50¢ for paperbacks - all categorized.
    • Other books $3 and up with some very nice collectibles.
    • All books offered are being sold for the first time - NO LEFTOVERS.
    • Great selection of audio books, DVD's, CD's, Videos and LP records.
    • Dates and Time for 2017 are:
      • Monday May 22 7AM-8PM
      • Tuesday May 23 9AM-8PM
      • Wednesday (half price day) May 24 9AM-6PM
    • NO PREVIEW AND ADMISSION IS FREE TO ALL
    • Free Parking. Snack Bar available.
    • Credit Cards accepted
    • All proceeds benefit Lancaster Public Library and Friends.

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    State College, PA

    250,000+ Books!
    AAUW State College Used Book Sale
    Penn State University-University Park
    Snider Agricultural Arena
    Corner of Park Avenue and Fox Hollow Roads
    814-466-6041

    (across Park Avenue from the Centre County Visitor's Center - 800 East Park Ave., State College, PA 16803)


    May 13 - 16
    • AAUW State College Used Book Sale - 56th Annual
    • Saturday, May 13 through Tuesday May 16, 2017
      • 9:00 am to 9:00 pm daily
    • 250,000 High Quality Books! 
    • Books culled and sorted into 30+ categories
    • Displayed on 250 tables
    • 10% trade paperbacks
    • Large Children’s category
    • Special Collection: Over 100 Penn State LaVie yearbooks, going back to the 1890s!
    • Special collection book list is available Here
    • Extremely clean and diverse inventory:
      • Biography
      • Fiction
      • Health
      • History
      • Literature
      • Mystery
      • Textbooks, CD/DVD, audiobooks
      • Much more
    • Books are individually priced
      • Monday - Half-price day
      • Tuesday - $7.00/bag day
    • Fabulous rare book room and collector’s section
    • Cash and checks only, NO CREDIT CARDS.
    • Be green: We suggest you bring your own bags.
    • aauwstatecollege@gmail.com
    • aauwstatecollege.org/booksale.html
    • Proceeds fund AAUW State College programs advancing equity for women and girl including community grants and scholarships.
    • One of the largest book sales on the East Coast!

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    York, PA

    Book Nook Bonanza
    BOOK NOOK Bonanza 2017
    York City Ice Arena
    941 Vander Avenue
    717-851-2149



    June 23 - 25
    • 60th Book Nook Bonanza - Presented by York Hospital Auxiliary
    • 250,000 Items!
    • Features:
      • New and Used books! All hardbacks start at $2.00/$1.00 for paperbacks (except old and rare section).
      • Half Price sale all day on Saturday!. $5.00 for a yardstick of books all day Sunday.
      • DVDS, CDs, albums and Artwork for Sale!
      • Large collections of home school materials, military, and popular fiction
      • Expanded Old, Rare, Collectible Books featuring many historical, children's and religious books set.
    • June 23, 24 and 25, 2017
      • Friday, 5:00 to 9:00 PM
      • Saturday, 9:00 to 5:00 PM
      • Sunday, 11:00 to 5:00 PM
        • Sunday books are $5.00 for a yardstick of books
    • Early Admission Wristband: Purchase a $25.00 wristband which allows admission all weekend and early entrance on Friday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM for shopping before general doors open.
      • Admission Prices Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
        • Admission $5.00 for Adults/$1.00 for Students 13-18/Kids free all weekend!
      • Free parking all weekend
    • Visit website for complete information. Or call 717-851-2149.

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    Loudon, TN


    Friends of Tellico Village Library
    at Tellico Village Community Church
    Christian Life Center
    130 Chota Ctr



    April 28 - 29
    • Friends Annual Book Sale!!
    • Presenting 40,000 Books!
      • 98% donated
      • 50% hardcover
    • Sorted into categories for easy shopping
    • You'll also find:
      • DVDs
      • Books on CD
      • Puzzles
    • April 27 to 29, 2017
      • Friends Preview:
        • Thursday, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
        • Not a member? Join the Friends at the door for first picks
      • Public Sale:
        • Friday, 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
        • Saturday, 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
    • Great Prices: typical prices are 75 cents to $5
    • Can't make it? Can't wait? A selection of pre-book sale items is available at the Friends of the Library Online Book Store
    • No buyer restrictions
    • Credit cards accepted



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