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May, 2021
10-31Burlington
?Belleville, ILPostponed
?Cleveland, OHPostponed
?Fond du Lac, WICanceled
?New Orleans, LACanceled
?State College, PAPOSTPONED


June, 2021
4-6Greenwich, CTExceptional
?Bloomington, MNCanceled
?Downers Grove, ILCanceled
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July, 2021
1Algonquin, ILCanceled
1-31Guthrie Center
9-10St. Paul, MNBooks and Paper
10Chariton
10-14Newtown, CTHUGE Sale!
18Detroit, MIBook Fair
20-27Southport, CTHuge Summer Sale
22-24Fort Madison

August, 2021
12-19Adel
14Chariton
23-25Lancaster, PABig Sale
28-29Madrid
29-9/4Jefferson
?Coralville
?Solon

September, 2021
10-12Ottumwa
10-11Winterset
11Chariton
?Burlington
?Council Bluffs
?Waterloo

October, 2021
3Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
9Chariton
23-27Gainesville, FLBig Sale
?Bettendorf
?Des Moines
?Des Plaines, ILBig Sale
?Grinnell
?LeClaire
?Oskaloosa
?Perry
?Waukee
?Webster City

November, 2021
13Chariton
18-20Fort Madison
?Coralville
?Spencer

December, 2021
11Chariton

January, 2022
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February, 2022
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Greenwich, CT



Friends of the Byram Shubert Library
30th Book Sale!
at St. Paul's Lutheran Church
286 Delavan Avenue
203-531-0426

(Entrance to the sale is behind the church, beside 55 William St West) Ample free street parking



June 4 - 6

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Newtown, CT

HUGE Sale!
Friends of the C.H. Booth Library
ANNUAL BOOK SALE
at Reed Intermediate School
3 Trades Lane
(Across from Fairfield Hills)
Right off I-84, Exit 11, Routes 25 and 34
203-426-4533



July 10 - 14

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Southport, CT

Huge Summer Sale
Pequot Library
720 Pequot Avenue (Exit 19 off I-95)
203-259-0346



July 20 - 27 (VERIFIED)
  • Details coming very soon!
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Gainesville, FL


Friends of the Library - Alachua County Library District
Book House
430 North Main St.
352-375-1676

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)

Oct 23 - 27

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Adel, IA


Adel Public Library
303 S 10th St


Aug 12 - 19
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 9-3, Mon 10-5, Tue-Fri 10-7 (closed Sun)
  • Preview: Thu 9am-7pm, $5 fee
  • 5,600 books; 75% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5
Ames, IA

Ames Public Library
515 Douglas Ave
515-239-5646

Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri, Sat 9-6, Sun 1-5
Bettendorf, IA

Bettendorf Public Library
2950 Learning Campus Dr.
563-344-4177



Oct
  • Sat 9-5, Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Fri 5-7:30 pm, Friends; join at door $5 ind., $10 fam. $20 fee for scanning
  • 20,000 books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; plus CDs, videos, recorded books, records, puzzles, etc.; most .75
  • $20 Scanner fee at Preview only
Burlington, IA

Burlington Public Library
210 Court St
319-753-1647



May 10 - 31 (VERIFIED); (Next scheduled sale: Sept)
  • Fri, Sat: 10-4
    • 3/26-27: Mystery and Audio/Visual
    • 4/2-3: Biography and Vintage
    • 4/9-10 Military, History, Nonfiction, Government, Travel
    • 4/16-4/17 Sci-Fi, Self Help, Sports
    • 4/23-4/26 Military, History, Non-Fiction, Government, Travel
    • 4/30-5/3 Children, Teen, Family
    • 5/7-10 Business, Diet & Exercise, Home, Garden, Humor, Literature, Nature
  • Mondays following: clearance 10-1, $1/bag (bags provided)


Bookstore
  • Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat 10--4
  • Paperbacks $1; hardcovers $3
Cedar Falls, IA

Book Nook
Cedar Falls Public Library
524 Main St.
319-273-8667

Bookstore
  • Monday 10-7, Wednesday 10-4, Saturday 10-4
Cedar Falls, IA

University of Northern Iowa
Rod Library
1227 W. 27th St

Ongoing
  • Fall & Spring: Mon-Wed 7:30am-midnight, Th 7:30am-10pm, Fri 7:30-7, Sat 10-5, Sun noon-midnight. Summer & May: Mon-Thu 7am-8pm, Fri 7-5, Sat noon-5, Sun noon-8. Interims: Mon-Fri 7:30-5, Sat, Sun closed
  • Hardcovers, DVDs, CDs $2; Paperbacks, LPs, VHS, cassettes $1; prints, posters .50
  • Items change every 2-4 weeks.
    More valuable books have been removed to sell online.
    Cash only
Cedar Rapids, IA


Cedar Rapids Public Library
450 5th Ave. SE

(Free non-metered parking is available for up to two hours in the south lot. This is enforced during library hours every day.)



Ongoing
  • With suspension of large sales, individual appointments are available for buyers
    Masks required. Contact via email to schedule appointment. crfriends@gmail.com
    No phone calls.
  • Paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • 2 locations: Cedar Rapids Downtown and Ladd Library, 3750 Williams Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA

Ladd Library
3750 Williams Blvd SW
319-261-7323



Ongoing
  • With suspension of large sales, individual appointments are available for buyers
    Masks required. Contact via email to schedule appointment. crfriends@gmail.com
    No phone calls.
  • no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Two locations: Ladd Library and Cedar Rapids Public Library, 450 Fifth Ave SE
Chariton, IA

Chariton Public Library
803 Braden Ave
641-774-5514



July 10; (Next scheduled sale: Aug 14)
  • Sat 11-3
  • Sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers .50
Clinton, IA

Clinton Public Library
Underground Book Store
306 8th Avenue S
563-242-0840



Bookstore
  • Mon, Sat 10-2, Wed 2-6
Coralville, IA

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

Aug; (Next scheduled sale: Nov)
  • Watch this spot for detail on the upcoming sales!
Council Bluffs, IA

Council Bluffs Public Library
400 Willow Ave
712-323-7553



Sept
  • Fri, Sat 10-4, Sun 1:30-3
  • Preview: Thu 6-8pm, Friends; join at door
  • "Thousands" of books; 90% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; includes CDs, DVDs, art prints; most $1-$2; Sun discount day


Bookstore
  • During library hours
Des Moines, IA

Planned Parenthood BOOKSALE 2020
at Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 East Grand Avenue
515-234-0414



Oct

Watch this spot for the next great sale!
Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Central Library
1000 Grand Ave

Ongoing
  • Mon-Wed 9-7:30, Thu, Fri 9-5:30, Sun (Sept-May) 1-4:30
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Evansdale, IA

Evansdale Public Library
123 N Evans Rd
319-232-5367



Ongoing
  • Mon, Thu 11-7, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 11-5
  • 90% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; books, mags .25; VHS, DVD .50
Fort Dodge, IA

Fort Dodge Public Library
424 Central Ave
515-573-8167

Bookstore
  • Mon 1-7, Tue-Fri 11-4; closed Sat, Sun
  • Friends Book Shop on the Square
Fort Madison, IA


Fort Madison Public Library
1920 Avenue E
319-372-5721


July 22 - 24; (Next scheduled sale: Nov 18 - 20)
  • Thu 10-6, Fri 10-4:30, Sat 10:30-2:30
  • 10,000 books; 65% donated; 60% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .10-$5
Garden Grove, IA

Garden Grove Public Library
103 W. Main St.
641-443-2172



Ongoing
  • Mon, Wed, Fri 2-4:30
  • Call 641-443-2445 anytime to look at books
Grinnell, IA

Drake Community Library
930 Park St
641-236-2661



Oct
  • Sat 8-2
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Prime items that are currently in the bookstore at time of Annual Sale are included in this Annual Sale.


Bookstore
  • Library hours
Guthrie Center, IA

Mary Barnett Memorial Library
400 Grand St.
641-747-8110

July 1 - 31
  • Mon-Thu noon-6, Fri 9-1, Sat 10-1
  • 2,500 books; 50% donated; 60% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Donation
Hiawatha, IA

Hiawatha Public Library
150 W Willman St.
319-393-1414

Ongoing
Iowa City, IA

Iowa City Public Library
123 S Linn St
319-356-5200



Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 10:30-7, Fri 10:30-5:30, Sat 10:30-4, Sun 12:30-4:30
Jefferson, IA

Jefferson Public Library
200 West Lincolnway St
515-386-3825



Aug 29 - Sept 4
  • Sat-Sat Library hours
  • Preview: First day 9-1, Friends; join at door $5 ind., $10 fam.
  • 4,000+ books; 40% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25-.50; last day - all items half price; books without prices $4/brown grocery bag
LeClaire, IA

LeClaire Community Library
323 Wisconsin St
563-289-4242 x 4

Oct
  • Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$3; Sat noon: $1/bag
Madrid, IA

Madrid Public Library
100 W. 3rd. St
515-795-3846

Aug 28 - 29
  • Sat 9-2, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Sat 8-9 $1 fee
  • 3,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, puzzle, mags; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $5/box
Malvern, IA

Malvern Public Library
502 Main St.
712-624-8219

Ongoing
Oskaloosa, IA


AAUW, Oskaloosa
at Penn Central Mall
200 High Ave. W




Oct
  • Thu, Fri 10-8, Sat 10-4
  • 5,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1 per item, 6 for $5; .50 after 30; children's .50; Sat $5/bag
  • This is a smaller sale than usual, and will be our last sale, because we no longer have a place for book drop-off and sorting.
Ottumwa, IA

Ottumwa Public Library Friends, Inc.
Held at: Bridge View Center
102 Church St.
641-682-7563



Sept 10 - 12 (VERIFIED)
  • Fri noon-8, Sat 9-5, Sun 11-5
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 30% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2
  • Credit cards accepted
Perry, IA

Perry Public Library
1101 Willis Ave



Oct
  • Fri 10-4, Sat 10-2
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 35% hardcover; sorted
Red Oak, IA

Red Oak Public Library
400 North 2nd St.

Ongoing
Solon, IA

Solon Public Library
320 W. Main St.
319-624-2678



Aug
  • Sat 8-noon
  • 2,000+ books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; includes CDs, DVDs, audiobooks; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50; DVD/Audio $1


Ongoing
  • Library hours
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50
Spencer, IA

Spencer Rotary Club
at Clay County Regional Events Center
800 W 18th St

Nov
  • Sat 10-5 Sun noon-4 (free admission Sat & Sun)
  • Preview: Thu 5:30-7:30pm, $5 fee; Fri 10-7, $1 fee; $3 hc, $1 pb
  • 30,000 books; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1.50; children's free; Sun $5/bag, $25 grocery cart
Tipton, IA

Tipton Public Library
206 Cedar St.
319-886-6266

Ongoing
Waterloo, IA

Waterloo Public Library
415 Commercial St
319-291-4496

Sept
  • Sat 9-2
  • Preview: Thu prior 5-7pm, Friends; join at door
  • 10,000 books; 100% donated; 85% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; $4/bag (bags supplied)
  • Some books are removed


Bookstore
  • Mon 10-1, Tue 10-7, Wed-Sat 10-1
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1 (unless otherwise marked
Waukee, IA

Waukee Public Library
950 Warrior Lane
515-987-7994



Oct
  • Sat 8:30-3
  • Preview: Fri 6-7:30pm, Friends; join at door, $25 suggested donation for membership
  • 5,000 books; 90% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; partly sorted; children's .50; adult $2
  • Bake sale


Ongoing
  • Mon-Thu 9:30-8:30, Fri, Sat 9:30-3, Sun 1-4 (Sept-May)
Webster City, IA

Kendall Young Library
1201 Willson Ave
515-832-9100

Oct
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-noon
  • Preview: Thu 10-6, Friends; join at door $5
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Sat: fill a bag, leave a donation
West Des Moines, IA


West Des Moines Public Library
4000 Mills Civic Parkway
515-222-3400




Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • 200-300 books
Winterset, IA

Winterset Public Library
at American Legion bldg
223 N 1st Ave
515-462-1731



Sept 10 - 11
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-3
  • Preview: Thu 4-7pm, Friends; join at door $5. No vendors, no scanners. $10/plastic grocery sack (provided); limit 5 bags
  • 10,000 books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; donation
  • Legion will sell snacks

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Algonquin, IL

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

July 1
  • This sale is canceled. Watch this spot for the next great sale.

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Belleville, IL

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



May
  • Book Bazaar has been POSTPONED. When new dates are scheduled, you will see the information here on Book Sale Finder.  


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Des Plaines, IL


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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

Oct
(No further information on this sale)

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Downers Grove, IL

Canceled
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

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New Orleans, LA

Canceled
Symphony Book Fair Art, Music and Treasures Sale!
8605 Oak Street.
504-861-2004



May
  • We regret to announce that there will be no book sale in 2021. We expect to start collecting books again soon. Check back next year for details on the great 2022 Book Fair!

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Detroit, MI


Detroit Festival of Books!
Eastern Market
Shed 5
2934 Russell Street

Detroit Book Festival




July 18 (VERIFIED)
  • 4th Detroit Festival of Books! (aka: Detroit Bookfest)
  • Sunday, July 18, 2021
    • 10am-4pm
  • FREE entry!
  • Detroit Festival of Books (aka: Detroit Bookfest) will take place inside Shed 3
    • This is the main and largest shed at Eastern Market in Downtown Detroit
  • The book festival will feature over 100 vendors from all over the USA & Canada, selling BOOKS:
    • Used
    • Rare
    • Antiquarian
    • Unusual
    • Ephemera
    • Authors - and more
  • ALSO:
    • Vinyl records
    • Comic books
    • Creative arts
    • Vintage board games -  and more!
  • Food, beer and funk music!
  • Questions? books@detroitbookfest.com
  • Bookfest Home Page
  • Facebook event page

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Lansing, MI


Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
Same location as last year
Causeway Bay Hotel and Conference Center
6820 South Cedar St.
517-332-0112




Oct 3
  • 71st Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
  • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
  • Sunday October 3, 2021 - (Postponed from October 2020)
    • 9:30am to 5:00pm
    • Admission is $5, children 13 and under free.
  • Averaging over 70 dealers from the midwest and around the country offering MORE THAN A MILLION ITEMS FOR SALE!
    First Editions
    Autographs
    Illustrated Books
    Maps
    Science Fiction
    Sheet Music
    Sports Programs
    Children's Books
    Michigan History
    Travel
    Vintage Magazines
    Civil War
    Rare Books
    Americana
    Photographs
    Fine Bindings
    Mysteries
    Ephemera
    Literature
    Cookbooks
    Ads
    Postcards
    Art
    Private Press
    Trade Cards
    Sciences
    Film
    Prints & Posters
  • Questions? Email mmabda@curiousbooks.com or call 517-332-0112.
  • Presented by Mid-Michigan Antiquarian Book Dealers Association
  • For directions and a map visit us at curiousbooks.com/shows.html

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Bloomington, MN

Canceled
Bloomington Crime Prevention Association
held at 7839 Southtown Center
952-220-2537



June
  • Sorted
  • The June 2021 is canceled. Watch here for details on the next great sale.

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St. Paul, MN



Twin Cities Antiquarian and Rare Book Fair
Schoenecker Arena, Anderson Student Center, University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave
608-831-0406




July 9 - 10 (VERIFIED)
  • The 31st Twin Cities Antiquarian and Rare Book Fair
  • July 9 and 10, 2021
    • Friday, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. 
    • Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • Over 40 dealers offer a wide assortment of rare and collectible items:
    • Literature
    • Americana
    • Science fiction and fantasy
    • History
    • Travel and exploration
    • Children's literature
    • And more!
  • tcantiquarianbookfair@gmail.com
  • https://twincitiesantiquarianbookfair.wordpress.com/about
  • Held on the beautiful St. Thomas campus, WITH FREE PARKING!

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Cleveland, OH

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

May
  • The big May book sale is postponed. Stay tuned to find out when the next great sale will be held!

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Lancaster, PA


Friends of Lancaster Public Library
NEW LOCATION
In the former Bon Ton building
Park City Mall
600 Park City Center
717-917-6228 (text preferred)



Aug 23 - 25 (VERIFIED)
  • NEW DATES! NEW LOCATION!
  • *** Please read below the PA rules regarding mandatory masks and distancing ***
  • 250,000+ Quality Used Books
    • Sorted into 40 categories including sets
  • Plus thousands of other items including
    • Vinyl records
    • Sheet music
    • Audio books
    • CDs and DVDs
  • Large Location - handicapped accessible
    • Over 1/2 books are priced at $2 for hardbacks & 50¢ for paperbacks - all categorized.
    • Other individually priced books $3 and up including some very nice collectibles.
    • Current fiction and nonfiction, will also be for sale. And, so much more!
  • All books offered are being sold for the first time - NO LEFTOVERS!
  • NEW DATES
    • Monday August 23, 7AM-8PM
    • Tuesday August 24, 9AM-8PM
    • Wednesday (half price day) August 25, 9AM-6PM
  • NO PREVIEW AND ADMISSION IS FREE TO ALL
  • Free Parking
  • There is a food court and several restaurants in the mall.
  • Credit Cards accepted
  • All proceeds benefit Lancaster Public Library and Friends.
  • *** The location isn’t the only thing that will be different about this year’s sale. Masks will be required, a maximum of 250 people in the space, social distancing in effect, etc… but it will go on (We will abide by whatever PA rules are in effect in August)! ***

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State College, PA

POSTPONED
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

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Fond du Lac, WI

Canceled
Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Fond du Lac Ave ( old 45)

Held in RECREATION BUILDING


May
  • The book sale will not be held in May. Watch here for announcements on the next great sale!



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