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September, 2018
7-22Hendersonville, NCBIG FALL SALE!!
22-29Jefferson
?Burlington


October, 2018
4-6Oskaloosa
5-7St. Paul, MNBig Sale
6-7Bettendorf
6-8Danbury, CTBig Sale
6Grinnell
12-14Des Plaines, ILBig Sale
12-14West Allis, WIClearance Sale!
13Chariton
13-17Gainesville, FLBig Sale
18-22Des MoinesBig Sale
18-21Golden, COBig Sale
18-22St. Joseph, MOBig Fall Sale!
19-21Mount Prospect, ILBig Sale
19-21Palatine, ILExceptional
19-20Perry
19-20Waukegan, ILBig Sale
20Waukee
26-27LeClaire
?Dubuque
?Marion
?Webster City
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November, 2018
1-4Ames
1-4Greenwich, CTExceptional
1-4Normal, ILExceptional
2-4Cedar RapidsFall Book Sale!
2-3CoralvilleBig Sale
5-10Green Bay, WIHUGE BOOK SALE
6-10Fort Dodge
8-11Algonquin, ILExceptional
10Chariton
10Normal, ILExceptional
?Spencer

December, 2018
8Chariton

January, 2019
12Chariton
18-19Perry
24-26Baton Rouge, LABig Sale
?Burlington

February, 2019
2Solon
9Chariton
?Coralville
?Creve Coeur, MOBig Sale
?Marshalltown

March, 2019
9Chariton
21-24Fond du Lac, WI58th Annual Sale
?Dubuque
?Iowa City

April, 2019
13Chariton
19-20Perry
25-27Cresco
?Bettendorf
?Jefferson
?Knoxville
?Waukee

May, 2019
4Swisher
7-11Fort Dodge
11Chariton
?Burlington
?Coralville
?Dubuque
?Marion
?Ottumwa
?Webster City

June, 2019
8Chariton

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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





Oct 18 - 21
  • Friends of the Jefferson County Public Library's Annual
    • 2018 FALL WHALE OF A USED BOOK SALE!
  • 80,000 BOOKS
    • Hardbounds, Paperbacks
    • Children's and Teen Books
    • CDs, DVDs, Records, Tapes, Maps
  • Separated into over 30 nonfiction and fiction categories
  • 60% Donated
  • 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 (be eco-friendly - bring your own grocery size cloth bag)
  • October 18-21 2018
  • Friends Preview
    • Thursday 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Not a member yet? Purchase your $15 membership at door
  • 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 starting at $6
  • www.jeffcolibraryfoundation.org
  • 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: 203-794-7477
Friends E-Mail: danburyfriends@gmail.org
203-794-7477



Oct 6 - 8
  • 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 6
    • 8:00 am to 10:00 am: $15 Early Bird Admission, Free to FRIENDS members
      • Numbers given out at 7am
    • 10:00 am to 5:30 pm, Free admission
  • Sunday, October 7
    • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Free admission, books half price
  • Monday, October 8
    • 9:00 am to 2:00 pm: Bag Sale, $10 includes free fabric bag
    • 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm: FREE BOOKS
  • Ample free parking
  • Food Truck service available 11-4 Saturday and Sunday
  • Proceeds benefit  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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Greenwich, CT


Friends of the Byram Shubert Library
(A Branch of Greenwich Library)
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)


Nov 1 - 4
  • 4 Day Book & Media Sale
  • Over 30 categories of quality fiction and nonfiction books more than 25,000 to choose from
    • More than 1,000 DVDs, CDs, Audiobooks to choose from all priced at $1 - less than the price of streaming a song or a movie!
    • Especially HUGE collections of: Finance/business publications Math and science books
    • Large Collection of Art Books
    • Leather bound Britannica Encyclopedias - perfect for the decorators' shelves
    • An entire room of Children's Books priced at $1.00 or less
    • Large assortment of gift worthy specials all priced at $10
  • CDs DVDs and Audiobooks all priced at just $1
  • CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED!
  • This sale is an incredible bargain - with all of the books of each type priced the same...unlike other sales that price books individually! What a deal!
  • Thursday November 1 - Sunday November 4
  • Preview Sale:
    • THURSDAY November 1, 5:30pm to 8:30pm - $20 Admission
  • General Sale:
    • FRIDAY November 2, 5:30pm to 8:00pm - Avoid the weekend rush! Free Admission
  • General Sale:
    • SATURDAY November 3, 9:00am to 4:00pm - Free Admission
  • Bag & Box Sale
    • SUNDAY November 4, 12:00 to 4:00pm - Free Admission
  • Books are not picked over and there are no buyer restrictions.
  • For info/questions, contact Byram Shubert Library (203) 531-0426
  • 2 minutes from I-95 CT Exit 2. Sale located in basement of St Paul Church (Entrance beside 55 William St West)
  • All proceeds benefit the Friends of Byram Shubert Library who sponsors over 80 library programs each year that are free to the community

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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)

Oct 13 - 17
  • Largest Book Sale of its kind in Florida!
    • Celebrating Our 64th Year 1954-2018
  • Over Half a Million ITEMS!
    • Books
    • CDs, LPs
    • Games, Puzzles
    • DVDs, Audio, Video
    • Paintings, posters, prints
    • Magazines
  • October 13 to 17, 2018
    • Saturday October 13, 9am to 6pm
    • Sunday, October 14, Noon to 6pm
    • Monday, October 15, Noon to 6pm
    • Tuesday, October 16, Noon to 6pm, everything 1/2 price
    • Wednesday, October 17, Noon to 6pm, everything 10 cents
  • Hundreds of thousands of books and other items have been sorted and priced. All have been donated by the greater Gainesville community.
  • Great Prices
    • Most regular prices 25 cents to $4
    • Tuesday: half price day; Wednesday: 10 cent day
    • Cash or check only - no plastic (an ATM is close by)
  • Items sorted into 60 categories, including books, comics, manga, artwork, posters, puzzles, DVDs, vinyl records, sheet music
  • Collector's Corner is one of the areas that sets this sale apart. It contains a selection of art, first editions, signed and rare books. Open Saturday to Tuesday only.
    • Click here  to see a list of some highlights of many special items we'll be offering in the Collector's Corner during the coming sale.
    • Also in Collector’s Corner: maps, vintage magazines, ephemera, post cards, stamps, genealogy reference books, vintage children’s books, pop-up books, and other collectible items.
  • Music Table: Large selection of sheet music for the classical guitarist and lots of piano tutors
  • Record Table: Very large selection of classical LPs, jazz CDs, 78rpms, and 45rpms records.
  • 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!
  • All profits are used for the Alachua County Library District and community literacy projects.
  • We do not allow electronic devices for scanning purposes. 
  • Check our website 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
Ames, IA


Ames Public Library
515 Douglas Ave
515-239-5646


Nov 1 - 4
  • Fri, Sat 9-6, Sun noon-5
  • Preview: Thu 5pm, for donors to Friends Foundation at $20 level and above; 5:30pm - 8:30, $2 admission fee
  • 30,000 books; 66% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; Most $1; pocket pbs .25 or 5/$1
  • Books sold online and at the library's book store


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 6 - 7; April
  • 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, audiotapes, records, puzzles, etc.; most .75
  • $20 Scanner fee at Preview only
Burlington, IA

Burlington Public Library
210 Court St
319-753-1647



Sept; Jan; May
  • Sat 8-5
  • Preview: Fri 10-5, Friends; join at door $10 (coves all 3 sales in current year)
  • 9,000 books; 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1 plus Collectors Corner.


Bookstore
  • Mon-Sat, library hours
  • 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

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Cedar Rapids, IA

Fall Book Sale!
Friends of Cedar Rapids Public Library
at Cherry Bldg
329 10th Ave SE



Nov 2 - 4
  • Friends of the Cedar Rapids Public Library
  • Fall Book Sale
  • 2 Floors of Books and Media!
  • November 2 to 4, 2018
    • Friday, November 2 - 12:00 to 9:00
    • Saturday, November 3 - 10:00 to 6:00
    • Sunday, November 4 - 10:00 to 4:00
      • Sunday is the box sale
  • Books of all genre - excellent selection of children's, fiction, nonfiction and vintage books
    • Most books $1.00 - $2.00
    • Sunday - fill a box
      • $8.00 small box, $16.00 large box
  • Excellent Collectible Section with individually priced books
  • Holding area for large purchases
  • Free Admission
  • We accept cash, checks and credit card
  • Proceeds from the sale are used to support library programs
Chariton, IA


Chariton Public Library
803 Braden Ave
641-774-5514




Oct 13; Nov 10; Dec 8; Jan 12, 2019; Feb 9, 2019; March 9, 2019; April 13, 2019; May 11, 2019; June 8, 2019
  • 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

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Coralville, IA


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

Nov 2 - 3
  • 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 February 1 and 2, 2019!


Feb; May
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Council Bluffs, IA

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



Bookstore
  • During library hours
Cresco, IA

Cresco Public Library
320 N. Elm St
563-547-2540

April 25 - 27, 2019
  • Thu 5-8, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • 4,000 books; 90% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1; Sat Bag Sale

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Des Moines, IA


Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
at Iowa State Fairgrounds
4-H Building
3000 East Grand Avenue
515-234-0414



Oct 18 - 22
  • Planned Parenthood of the Heartland Booksale
  • Run by more than 600 volunteers, the Planned Parenthood Book Sale is known to be one of the largest book sales in the country!
  • Shop Thousands of New and Used Items
    • Books!
    • CDs!
    • Puzzles!
    • Games - and more!
  • Shop 45,000 sq. feet of space. Click Here for Floor Map and Categories
  • One of a kind collectibles area
  • October 18 to 22, 2018
  • Opening Night
    • Thursday 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    • *Admission is just $10 on opening night and is free all other days.
  • Free Admission
    • Friday October 19,  9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday October 20, 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    • Sunday October 21, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    • Monday October 22, 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Cash, checks and credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover, American Express) accepted
  • All books are available. No pre-sales allowed
  • Convenient shopping: Shopping carts and baskets available, holding area provided for large purchases.
  • If you have questions, please call 515-235-0414 or e-mail booksale@ppheartland.org
  • Free parking. See Map of Fairgrounds
  • Proceeds from the book sale support Planned Parenthood of the Heartland's education and outreach programs, which provide medically accurate, age-appropriate health and sexuality education programs to young people and adults.
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
Dubuque, IA

Reu Memorial Library
Wartburg Theological Seminary
333 Wartburg Pl
563-589-0267

Oct; March
  • Thu 7:30am-10pm, Fri 7:30-noon
  • 1,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25 and up
Dubuque, IA

Carnegie-Stout Public Library
360 W 11th St
563-589-4313

May
  • Fri 10-4:30, Sat 10-3
  • Preview: Thu 3-7:30pm, Friends; join at door
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


Nov 6 - 10; May 7 - 11, 2019
  • Tue 9-7, Wed-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus DVDs, puzzles, mags, music CDs; .25-$2.50


Bookstore
  • Mon 1-7, Tue-Fri 11-4; closed Sat, Sun
  • Friends Book Shop on the Square
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 6
  • Sat 8-2
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1
  • Normally, prime books are placed in the bookstore during the year, but the prime books are part of this annual sale


Bookstore
  • Library hours
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
Iowa City, IA

Shelter House Book Sale
at Johnson County Fairgrounds
4261 Oak Crest Hill Road
Building C
319-351-0326



March
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great book sale!
Jefferson, IA

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



Sept 22 - 29
  • 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 $4 (some exceptions)
  • Exception to hours: during the sale week, we will only be open one evening, Sept 24th, from 6-8pm


April
  • Thu 11-8, Fri 1-5:30, Sat 9-1
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .25-.50
Knoxville, IA

Knoxville Public Library
213 East Montgomery St
641-828-0585

April
  • Thu 10-8, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • Sat discounted prices
LeClaire, IA

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

Oct 26 - 27
  • 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
Malvern, IA

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

Ongoing
Marion, IA


Marion Public Library
1095 6th Ave
319-377-3412


Oct; May
  • Sat 10-4, Sun 2-4
  • Preview: Fri 4-6pm, Friends; join at door $10
  • 2,200 books; 80% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; children's .50; Sun $3/bag
  • Newest books are sold in our Bookstore
Marshalltown, IA

Marshalltown Public Library
105 W. Boone St
641-754-5738

Feb
  • Sat 9-2, Sun 1-4
  • 2,000+ books; 80% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; Sun $1/bag
Oskaloosa, IA

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



Oct 4 - 6
  • Thu, Fri 10-8, Sat 10-4
  • 7,000 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
Ottumwa, IA

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



May
  • 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 19 - 20; Jan 18 - 19, 2019; April 19 - 20, 2019
  • 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



Feb 2, 2019
  • 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. Some items as marked


Ongoing
Spencer, IA

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

Nov
  • Thu, Fri 10-7, admission $1; Sat 10-5 Sun noon-4 (free admission Sat & Sun)
  • Preview: Wed 5:30-7:30pm, $5 fee
  • 30,000 books; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $3; Sat half price; Sun $5/bag, $25 grocery cart
Swisher, IA

Swisher Community Library
72 Second St.
319-857-4090

May 4, 2019
  • Sat 8-2
  • 1,000 books; 60% donated; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; children's .50
  • City-wide garage sale
Tipton, IA

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

Ongoing
Waterloo, IA


Waterloo Public Library
415 Commercial St
319-291-4476


Bookstore
  • Mon, Tue 10-7, Wed-Sat 10-1
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$3
Waukee, IA

Waukee Public Library
950 Warrior Lane
515-987-7994



Oct 20; April
  • 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; May
  • Fri 10-6, Sat 10-noon
  • Preview: Thu 10-8, Friends; join at door $5
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
West Des Moines, IA

West Des Moines Public Library
4000 Mills Civic Parkway
515-222-3500



Bookstore
  • Library hours
  • 200-300 books

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Algonquin, IL


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

Nov 8 - 11
  • Summer 2018 Book Sale!
  • More Than 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!
  • July 12 to 15, 2018
  • 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

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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 12 - 14
  • FRIENDS FALL BOOK SALE
  • Presenting THOUSANDS of BOOKS at BARGAIN PRICES!
  • Also CD's, DVD's, and Audio Books
  • Preview for Members of the Friends
    • Friday, October 12 from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
    • Memberships available at the door; $5.00 for individuals, $10.00 for families.
    • Sign up for numbers will begin at 4 pm
  • Open to the Public
    • Saturday, October 13 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
    • Sunday, October 14 from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
      • Sunday is Bargain Day
  • Most hard cover books are $1.00, better books slightly higher.
    • Most are donated and are hard cover.
  • Books are sorted into many categories, not picked over, no buyer's restrictions
  • For information call (847) 376-2922

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Mount Prospect, IL


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



Oct 19 - 21
  • Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library present another giant sale!
  • 35,000 Books!
    • 90% donated; 60% hardcover
  • Plus:  CDs, DVDs, records, books on CD/tape, games and puzzles!
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • Friends Preview Sale October 19
    • Friday, 6:30-9:30pm
    • Not a member yet? Join the Friends at the door for $5/yr and attend the preview
  • General Public Sale October 20 and 21
    • Saturday, 9am to 4:30pm
    • Sunday, noon to 4pm
  • Great Prices: Most .25-$1
    • .25-$10 (Rare/autographed higher)
  • Books were not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions.
  • Scanners welcome
  • Handcarts available
  • Credit cards accepted. (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
  • Next up: Holiday Sale, December 8!

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Normal, IL


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

Crossroads Center, former outlet mall down from Marcus Wehrenberg Theater


Nov 1 - 4; Nov 10
  • BOOKS TO BENEFIT SEMIANNUAL BOOK SALE to support literacy
  • Presenting 25,000 BOOKS at BARGAIN PRICES!
  • Preview
    • Thursday, November 1, from 5 pm to 8 pm
    • $5.00 fee per person
    • Doors open promptly at 5 pm
  • Regular Sale – free admission
    • Friday, November 2, from 10 am to 7 pm
    • Saturday, November 3, from 10 am to 4 pm
  • $5 Book Lover’s Bag Sale
    • Sunday, November 4 from noon to 4 pm
    • Sunday, November 10 from 10 am to 12:30 pm
    • We supply the bags
  • Most hardcover books are $2; most paperbacks are $.50; most comic books $1; most graphic novels $2
    • 100% donated; 40% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
    • Over 50 categories of nonfiction books tabled and alphabetized by subject
    • Walls lined with shelved fiction, organized by genre and alphabetized by author and title
      • Includes mysteries, science fiction, popular authors and romance
    • Comic books include eclectic mix of mostly 1980s to the present, some Marvel and DC, many independent publishers
    • Vintage - novels, first editions, history, presidential biographies, children’s, book sets of classic authors and “oddities”
      • Collection of Vintage books made into classic movies
    • Children’s books sorted and organized by classroom teacher
    • Special Collection room, books of special value, rare, special pricing
  • Also CD's, DVD's, and audio books
  • Proceeds of the sale support STAR Adult Literacy and YouthBuild McLean County’s literacy programs
  • THE SALE IS CONSTANTLY RESTOCKED UNTIL ALL AVAILABLE ITEMS ARE ON THE SALE FLOOR.
  • For information call (309) 531-8320, email books2benefitBloomington@gmail.com or visit www.books2benefit.com
  • Visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/books2benefitBloomington/ to see some of our featured books
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday (November 2-4) bake sale to support Heartland Community College Books to Benefit textbook scholarship
  • Credit cards accepted. ($1 convenience fee for each credit card transaction)
  • 2019 sale dates:
    • June 6-9, 2019
    • November 7-10, 2019

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Palatine, IL


Palatine Public Library
700 N. North Court
847-358-5881 x 149

Oct 19 - 21
  • Presented by Palatine Friends of the Library
  • MORE THAN 15,000 ITEMS!
    • 99% donated.
    • Sorted into many categories
  • Books! A/V! and more!
  • And special featured items!
  • Additional Feature for this sale:
    • A large number of Great Courses on CD and DVD!
    • A large number of Records: 33 1/3, 45, and 78 rpm!
  • Great prices!!
    • Paperbacks $.50, softcover $1.00, hardcover $1.50, children's $.25, CD's $1.50
    • Sunday is Half Price Day
    • Cash or check. No credit cards.
  • October 19 to 21, 2018
    • Friday 6:00 pm to 9:00pm
      • $5.00 entry fee
      • Friends members free
    • Saturday 9:30am to 3:00pm.
      • Free admission
    • Sunday 12:30pm to 3:00pm
      • Free admission
      • Bargain Day. All items are half price!
  • Only books in good condition go into our sales
  • THE SALE IS CONSTANTLY RESTOCKED UNTIL ALL AVAILABLE ITEMS ARE ON THE SALE FLOOR.
  • Most paperback romances will not be put out until Saturday.
  • Guidelines for sale days:
    • Strollers cannot be accomodated in the sale rooms.
    • Books set aside must be purchased. 
    • Electronic devices are not allowed.
  • DON'T MISS THIS WELL-ORGANIZED, WELL-RUN SALE!!
  • The Friends have been a library affiliate for more than 60 years. They provide furnishings, materials, and equipment through fundraising events like used book sales.

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Waukegan, IL


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



Oct 19 - 20
  • FALL BOOK SALE!
  • Presented by Friends of the Waukegan Public Library
    • Hard cover and paperback fiction and non-fiction
    • Over 1,000 children's books!
    • Hundreds of CDs and DVDs!
    • Premium books
  • Great Prices!
    • Hardcover books $1.00: Paperbacks 50¢
    • DVD's and CD's $1.00
    • Children's books 2 for 25¢
    • Premium Books specially priced
  • October 19th and 20th
    • Friday, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
    • Saturday, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • THREE HOURS OF FREE PARKING IN PARKING GARAGE ACROSS THE STREET WITH VALIDATED TICKET

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Baton Rouge, LA



Friends of the LSU Libraries Book Bazaar
(LSU Mini-Farm and Nelson Memorial Buildings)

225-578-5925



Jan 24 - 26, 2019
  • FRIENDS OF THE LSU LIBRARIES  PRESENTS
  • 43rd Annual Friends Book Bazaar!!!!
  • JANUARY 24, 25, 26, 2019
    • Thursday and Friday 9am to 7pm
    • Saturday 9am to 5pm
  • Over 60,000 New and Used Books at Bargain Prices!
    • Plus CD's DVD's & Vinyl 
  • Never picked over - We DO NOT pre-sell or sell online!
  • We do not hold a preview. All books are sorted, priced and packed as they soon as they are donated each year.
  • Be sure to get "categories locations bookmark" upon arrival (available in both buildings)
  • Coming Soon: List of our Collectibles Books
  • FREE Admission
  • Free Parking available behind the sale buildings
  • Scanners allowed
  • Cash, checks and credit cards accepted
  • (Sorry, by order of the Fire Marshall, due to space constraints only umbrella strollers and small carts permitted)
  • Further information is available by emailing us at bbfriends@lsu.edu (phone and email aren’t available during the Bazaar)
  • PROCEEDS FROM BAZAAR GO TO AN ENDOWMENT FOR THE LSU LIBRARIES
  • Check out our Facebook page
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: No pre-sorting or selling before our Bazaars!!! What comes into us is packed and brought to our Bazaars!!!

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St. Paul, MN


Half Price Books CLEARANCE SALE
Minnesota State Fair - Grandstand
1755 Dan Patch Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

Oct 5 - 7
  • HALF PRICE BOOKS CLEARANCE SALE!
  • Everything's $2 or Less!!
  • Friday, October 5th – Sunday, October 7th
    • 9am – 6pm each day
  • THOUSANDS of items!! – Restocking daily!
  • Hardbacks, Paperbacks, children’s books, YA, Music, Movies, LPs, CDs, DVDs, Videos Games, Audio Books, Manga, Comics and more!!
  • Minnesota State Fair – Grandstand, 1755 Dan Patch Avenue, St Paul
  • Admission is Free!
  • Parking is Free!
  • BONUSthe first 200 customers each day will receive a FREE Half Price Books tote bag!
  • Cash, checks and all major credit cards accepted. No gift cards or coupons accepted.
  • For more information, visit www.hpb.com

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Creve Coeur, MO


JCC Used Book Sale
JCC Staenberg Family Complex -
Arts & Education Building
# 2 Millstone Campus Drive
314-442-3169



Feb
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St. Joseph, MO

Big Fall Sale!
Friends of the St. Joseph Public Library
at East Hills Shopping Center
3702 Frederick Avenue
816-236-2107



Oct 18 - 22
  • Friends of the St. Joseph (MO) Public Library
  • ANNUAL FALL BOOK SALE
  • Over 10,000 items!
    • 40% donated, 60% weeded from library shelves
  • Books! DVDs! CDs!
  • Sorted into 35 categories
  • Thursday, October 18 through Monday, October 22, 2018
  • Friends ONLY Preview Sale:
    • Thursday, October 18, 2 pm to 3 pm
    • Not a Friend yet? Join at the door.
  • Sale Hours:
    • Thursday, 3 pm to 9 pm
    • Friday and Saturday, 9 am to 9 pm
    • Sunday, Noon to 5 pm
      • Sun: HALF PRICE DAY!
    • Monday, 9 am to 8 pm
      • Mon: BAG AND BOX DAY!
  • Great Prices!
    • $2 Hardcover books, DVDs, CDs
    • $1 Paperback books, VHS
    • Monday: Bag and Box Day. Anything in a bag for $3; anything in a box for $6.
  • We accept payment by cash, check or credit cards

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Hendersonville, NC

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

(next door to Dollar General)


Sept 7 - 22
  • 3 Weekends in September!
  • Friends of the Henderson County Public Library
  • 1940 Spartanburg Highway, Hendersonville, NC
    • THE BIG FALL SALE!
  • September 7 to 22, 2018
  • Preview:
    • Friday, September 7th:  Member's preview 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • (Memberships available at the door, $10 individual, $15 family) 
  • Open to the Public:
    • Saturday, September 8th, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sunday, September 9th, 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Friday and Saturday, September 14th & 15th: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
      • Everything Half Price!
    • Saturday, September 22nd: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
      •  $6 per box (box provided) tax included
  • 100,000 Gently Used Books, DVDs, CDs, LPs
    • 98% private donations, 2% ex-lib.
  • Hardcover, softcover, mass paper
  • Something for everyone:
    • Collectibles
    • Regional
    • Autographed
    • Art & Coffee Table Books
    • Fiction, Nonfiction
    • Religion
    • History
    • Cookbooks
    • Gardening
    • Sports
    • Business
    • Children's books and lots more!
  • Average price .50 to $5.00; art / coffee table / collectible higher
  • Cash, checks and now accepting credit cards!
  • Dealers: Please bring us a photocopy of your sales tax exemption certificate
  • Questions? Email:GeneralInfo@friendsofthehcpl.org

See you there!

Proceeds of the sale benefit the Henderson County Public Library system


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Fond du Lac, WI

58th Annual Sale
Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Fond du Lac Ave ( old 45)

Held in RECREATION BUILDING


March 21 - 24, 2019
  • 30,000 BOOKS!
  • More than 200 tables full - plus more books underneath!
  • At least 14 tables of Children's books!
  • Sorted into 50 Categories!
  • 60% Hardcover
  • Plenty of elbow room for convenient shopping!
  • Great Prices
    • Regular selections .50-$3
    • Collectible, fine gift books higher
    • Saturday: Half Price Day; Sunday: Box Sale
  • More Items for Sale:
    • Records
    • DVD
    • Toys and Games
    • Puzzles
  • Premier Night March 21
    • Thursday 5pm to 8:30pm
    • $5.00 admission
  • General Sale March 22 to 24, Free admission
    • Friday 9am to 8:30pm
    • Saturday 9am to 5:00pm (Half price)
    • Sunday 9am to 2pm (Box sale)
  • Do not miss this wonderful sale!

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Green Bay, WI

HUGE BOOK SALE
Brown County Library
515 Pine St
920 448-4400
Click here to Find Us On Facebook

Nov 5 - 10
  • BIG, BIG SALE
  • Over 100,000 books, audiobooks, coffee table books, DVDs and CDs - A full 7 months of donations
    • 70% donated; 40% hardcover
    • Sorted into 40 categories
  • Plus an entire room of beautifully sorted children's items
  • All books offered are being sold for the first time - NO LEFTOVERS
  • NEW THIS SALE: A very large donation of books on the golden age of Hollywood - a combination of biographies, cinema history, and "tell all" books.
    • This collection alone totaled more than 15 large boxes.
  • Sale dates: November 5 to 10, 2018
  • Member Preview: Monday, November 5th, from 3 PM to 8 PM
    • Member registration begins at 2 PM
    • Join at the door for $20
  • The sale continues November 6th through 10th
    • Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9 to 7:45
    • Friday (Bag Day) 9 to 4:45
    • Saturday (Bag Day Blowout) 9 to 1:00
  • Separate holding area and cashier's desk for large purchases
  • We do not scan our books and none of our sorters (who work all year round to build this wonderful fundraiser) are booksellers. We leave the thrill of the hunt to you!
  • Buyers of all kinds are gratefully welcome but in the spirit of fairness to all, hoarding is not allowed
  • Check our website for complete price list and category descriptions
  • INTERESTED IN PURCHASING LEFTOVER BOOKS SATURDAY AFTERNOON, NOVEMBER 10? BOXED AND READY TO GO. CONTACT DIANE AT (920) 819-4333 AND LEAVE MESSAGE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY.

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West Allis, WI

Clearance Sale!
Half Price Books CLEARANCE SALE
Wisconsin State Fairground
640 South 84th Street
West Allis, WI 53214

Oct 12 - 14
  • HALF PRICE BOOKS CLEARANCE SALE!
  • Everything's $2 or Less!!
  • Friday, October 12th - Sunday, October 14th
    • 10am to 6pm Every Day
  • THOUSANDS of items!! - Restocking daily!
  • Hardbacks, Paperbacks, children’s books, YA, Music, Movies, LPs, CDs, DVDs, Videos Games, Audio Books, Manga, Comics and more!!
  • Wisconsin State Fair Ground/Product Pavilion 640 South 84th Street, West Allis
  • Admission:is Free!
  • Parking is $6 http://wistatefair.com/fair/getting-here/
  • Cash, checks and all major credit cards accepted. No gift cards or coupons accepted.
  • For more information, visit www.hpb.com



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