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September, 2020
4-19Hendersonville, NCBIG FALL SALE!!
4-6Richmond, VACheck This
22-27Alexandria, VAFall Book Sale!
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30-10/3Wooster, OHBig Sale

October, 2020
2-4Richmond, VACheck This
15-18Annandale, VA60,000 Items!
22-25Arlington, VA75,000+ ITEMS!
24-28Gainesville, FLBig Sale
25Lansing, MIBooks and Paper
30-11/1Greenville, SC100,000 Books!
?Des Moines, IABig Sale
?LexingtonBig Sale
?Oak Brook, ILExceptional

November, 2020
6-8Richmond, VACheck This
19-22Dayton, OHBig Sale

December, 2020
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Gainesville, FL

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

(Across from Sun Trust Bank)

Oct 24 - 28
    • Celebrating Our 66th Year 1954-2020
  • Over Half a Million ITEMS - More than 60 Categories!
    • Books
    • Comics
    • Manga
    • Artwork
    • Posters
    • Puzzles
    • DVDs
    • Vinyl records
    • Sheet music, and much more.
  • October 24 to 28, 2020
    • Saturday, 9am to 6pm
    • Sunday, Noon to 6pm
    • Monday, Noon to 6pm
    • Tuesday, Noon to 6pm, everything 1/2 price
    • Wednesday, 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)
  • Collector's Corner is one of the areas that sets this sale apart. It has a selection of first editions, signed and rare books, vintage vinyl records, maps, artwork, 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
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Des Moines, IA

Planned Parenthood BOOKSALE 2020
at Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 East Grand Avenue

  • Please visit the Book Sale website and stay tuned for the announcement of our fall dates for the Book Sale's 60th Anniversary.

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Algonquin, IL

Algonquin Area Public Library
Eastgate Branch
115 Eastgate St.

July 9 - 12
  • This sale is canceled. Watch this spot for the next great sale.

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Mount Prospect, IL

Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St

July 17 - 19 (CANCELED)
  • 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 CDs, DVDs, books on CD will be "buy one, get one free" in the Better Book Room.
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  • Friends Preview Sale July 17
    • Friday, 6:30-9:30pm
    • Not a member yet? Join the Friends at the door for $5/yr and attend the Friday Sale
  • General Public Sale July 18 and 19
    • Saturday, 9am to 4:30pm
    • Sunday, noon to 4pm
  • Great Prices
    • Books .25-$10 (Rare/autographed higher)
    • DVD's now $1.00 each. CDs $0.50 each.
  • 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:
  • Watch for the next big sale: October 16 to 18!

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Oak Brook, IL

Friends of the Oak Brook Public Library
600 Oak Brook Road (31st St)

  • Rescheduled from April - Watch this spot for the new dates!
  • THOUSANDS of BOOKS in extraordinary condition, extremely well organized, very affordably priced
    • 7,500 items - books, audiotapes, CDs, DVDs
  • Showcase Offerings: Special selection of books, in lobby display cases, dates TBA
  • October, 2020 (Dates TBA)
  • Thursday, 10am to 8pm
    • 10 am to 2 pm: 
      • $5 charge per person
      • $10 charge for admission with any electronic scanning device from 10 am to 2 pm
    • 2 pm to 8 pm: free admission
  • Friday, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, free admission
  • Saturday, 9:30 am to 3 pm, free admission
  • Great Prices generally range from 50 cents to $1
    • Cash and checks accepted
  • Books were NOT picked over!
Bowling Green, KY

Bob Kirby Branch Library
175 Iron Skillet Ct

Sept; March
  • Fri 9-7, Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5
  • Preview: Thu 4-8pm, Friends; join at door. All members get a free book
  • 15,000 books; 85% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun bag sale
  • Local book dealer will purchase prior to the sale.
  • Credit cards accepted
Burlington, KY

Boone County Public Library
1786 Burlington Pike

  • Tue 4-7, Wed 10-2
  • Books, DVDs, music, etc.
Frankfort, KY

Paul Sawyier Library
319 Wapping St

Oct 21 - 24; Feb
  • Wed, Thu 10-7, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Tue 4-7pm, Friends; join at door $5 ind., $10 fam., $3 students/seniors
  • 10,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1
  • "We have a contract with a book dealer who visits regularly and sells our valuable books on-line. She only deals with books that have ISBN numbers."

  • Mon-Thu 10-7, Sat 10-2
  • Books, A/V
  • Members enjoy a 10% discount!
Franklin, KY

Goodnight Memorial Library
Temporarily relocated to:
121 Brown Rd

  • Mon 3-5:30pm, Tue 3-7pm, Thu 1-5pm, Fri, Sat 10-2
  • 1,000+ books; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2
  • Not picked over, no restrictions.
Glasgow, KY

Mary Wood Weldon Library
1530 S Green St

Oct; April
  • Fri, Sat 9-3, (closed Sun), Mon 9-11
  • Preview: Thu 4-7pm, Friends; join at door ($5 indiv, $10 family)
  • 9,000 books; 60% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1; Mon $2/bag (supplied)
  • Minimal number of books removed from sale
  • Cash only
La Grange, KY

Duerson Oldham County Pulic Library
106 E. Jefferson St.

  • Library hours
Leitchfield, KY

Grayson County Public Library
130 E. Market St.

  • Library hours

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Lexington, KY

Lexington Public Library
Friends Book Cellar
140 East Main Street

Oct; April

Watch here for details on the next great book sale!

  • Mon-Fri 10-4. First Sun 1-5
  • First Sun most months: 20% off sale
Lexington, KY

Friends of Lexington Public Library
at Former C. Worth Store
2156 Young Dr

(past Quantrell Cadillac going towards Liberty Rd. Turn left onto Young Drive, building on left)

  • Mon-Thu 9-6, Fri, Sat 9-4 & 1st Sun of every month 1-5pm
Liberty, KY

Casey County Library Annex
238 Middleburg St

  • Every Tue 1-5 (Eastern time)
  • 3,000 books; 65% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; .25
  • Not picked over; No restrictions.
Louisville, KY

Locust Grove
561 Blankenbaker Lane

Aug; March

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Louisville, KY

Portland Free Public Library
at 3305 Northwestern Pkwy

  • Sat 9-2
  • 100 books; 100% donated; 20% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5
  • Sept.: Art and Heritage Fair
Morehead, KY

Rowan County Public Library
175 Beacon Hill Dr.

  • Fri, Sat 9-5
  • not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; Sat: $5 tote bag sale
  • Credit cards accepted

  • Library hours
Newport, KY

Newport Public Library
901 East Sixth St
(Lower level)

Sept 10 - 12; Nov 5 - 7
  • Thu-Sat 9-5
  • 11,000 books; 80% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25-.50; hardcovers .50-$1; A few newer books $1.50-$2
Owensboro, KY

Daviess County Public Library
450 Griffith Ave.
270-684-0211 x 213

  • Library hours
Paris, KY

Paris-Bourbon County Library
701 High St

Aug 7 - 8; Nov 12 - 14; March
  • Thu 4-6:30, Fri 9-5, Sat 9-1 (with shopping allowed during breakdown)
  • 3,000 books; 0% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .20-$1

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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.

Oct 25
  • 71st Michigan Antiquarian Book & Paper Show
  • The Midwest's Largest Book & Paper Show!!
  • Sunday October 25, 2020 - Postponed from April
    • 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
    Illustrated Books
    Science Fiction
    Sheet Music
    Sports Programs
    Children's Books
    Michigan History
    Vintage Magazines
    Civil War
    Rare Books
    Fine Bindings
    Private Press
    Trade Cards
    Prints & Posters
  • Questions? Email or call 517-332-0112.
  • Presented by Mid-Michigan Antiquarian Book Dealers Association
  • For directions and a map visit us at

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Hendersonville, NC

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

(next door to Dollar General)

Sept 4 - 19
  • September Book Sale!
  • September 4 , 10:00am - 4:00pm 
    • Member Day
  • September 5, 10:00am - 4:00pm
    • Full Price
  • September 11,12, 10:00am - 4:00pm           
    • Half Price
  • September 19, 10:00am - 4:00pm           
    • Box Day
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Dayton, OH

Zion Lutheran Church
5550 Munger Road

Nov 19 - 22
    • November 19-22, 2020
    • Dayton, OH
  • All proceeds to support ALS Research
  • Includes over 7000 items
    • Books, Books, Books
    • Fresh Baked Cookies
  • The Book Sale features:
    • 7000 books, all donated
    • Sorted, not picked over
    • 60% hardcover
    • 80% nonfiction, with high quality History, Science, Medicine, Cooking, Crafts, Travel, Religion, Art, Photography, Business, and much more
    • Childrens' books
    • Special new children book section $2 and up
  • Affordable prices
    • Softcovers $0.50
    • Hardcovers $1.00
    • Any 20 books for $10.00
    • Some select books $2.00 and up
  • No buyer restrictions
  • Cookie bake sale-- mix and match by the pound
  • Bake sale features fresh items daily
  • Sale hours:
    • Thursday, November 19, 2020- 9AM-4PM
    • Friday, November 20 - 9AM-7PM
    • Saturday, November 21 - 9AM-4PM
    • Sunday, November 22 - 1PM-4PM- (bag sale $4/bag-- bags provided)
  • Any questions email

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Wooster, OH

AAUW and Kiwanis Club of Wooster
at Wayne County Fairgrounds
199 Vanover St

Home Economics Bldg (Buss Hall)

Sept 30 - Oct 3
  • Wooster AAUW and Wooster Kiwanis present the
  • Welcome to the largest fall used book sale in Ohio with 47,500 books
  • Books are cleaned, sorted and categorized into sixty categories!
    • Books are NOT picked over (no pre-sale times for dealers)
    • Tables restocked continuously
    • 90% of Books Donated (not library books)
    • 75% Hardcover
  • ALL NEW SELECTIONS - No holdovers from previous sales
  • NO restrictions on buyers
  • A map will be available to assist in finding books by category
  • September 30 to October 3, 2020
    • Wednesday, 9 am to 8 pm
    • Thursday, 9 am to 8 pm
    • Friday, 9 am to 8 pm (Half price day!)
    • Saturday, 9 am to 2 pm ($5/bag day!)
  • Separate Areas contain:
    • Rare, Collectible and Signed Books
    • Children’s and Young Adult Literature
  • Great Prices typically range from $1 to $7
  • Keep coming back: Friday is 1/2 price day
    • Saturday is $5 BAG DAY-  fill a paper grocery bag for $5 a bag!!!
  • Major credit cards accepted
  • Free Admission and Parking
    • RV Parking with Amenities Available On site (for more information, call (330) 262-8001 and ask for M. Martin)
  • No taxes are collected
  • Do you have books to donate to the sale? We invite you to drop them off: THURSDAYS 1-3 PM and SATURDAYS 10 AM-12 PM. Bookdrop Details
    • Book drop is behind 214 N. Bever St, drive up entrance is at side alley door on Thomen Ct.
  • Our book sale provides scholarships for women and  benefits to Wooster youth
  • We can also be contacted by e-mail at, by phone at 330-439-2093
  • Like us on Facebook or Follow us on Twitter.
  • Sale coincides with Woosterfest in downtown Wooster on Fri/Sat.

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Lancaster, PA

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

Aug 10 - 12
  • *** 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
  • Larger 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!
    • Monday August 10, 7AM-8PM
    • Tuesday August 11, 9AM-8PM
    • Wednesday (half price day) August 12, 9AM-6PM
  • 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 (assuming, of course, Lancaster County remains in the Green Phase)! ***

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Greenville, SC

100,000 Books!
Greenville Friends of the Library
at Merovan Center Suite E-2
1200 Woodruff Rd

Entrance is beside TD Bank and across from Kohl's ... Building E will be on your left.

Oct 30 - Nov 1
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    • The Greenville Friends Present Another Great Sale!
    • 100,000 BOOKS!
    • 100% donated, 60% hardcover
    • October 30 to November 1
      • Friday, 3:00pm to 7:00pm - Friends Members Only
        • Join and attend! Memberships will be available at door.
      • Saturday, 10:00a to 5:00pm - Open to the public
      • Sunday, 1:00pm to 5:00pm - Open to the public. All items over 50¢ half price!
    • Books are sorted and shelved for your shopping pleasure; most are categorized by genre and alphabetically by author.
    • The prices of the books vary. Be sure to look on the fly page for the price.
      • Mass market are $1.
      • CD's are individually priced, depending on the number of discs.
      • On Sunday everything is 50% off!
    • There are many volunteers to assist you! Carry out service is provided.
    • Book sale layout map will be available at the door
    • Cash, check, Visa, Mastercard and Discover
    • Some books are available at the Monthly Thursday Sales*; books are otherwise not picked over. And new ones are coming in all the time!
    • NO buyer restrictions
    • *Monthly Thursday Sales for Friends shopping only. Join the Friends and attend the next one!

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Alexandria, VA

Fall Book Sale!
Friends of Beatley Library
5005 Duke Street

Sept 22 - 27
  • Friends of the Beatley Central Library Sale
  • OVER 35,000 USED BOOKS and other MEDIA!
  • All donated and in great condition
  • CDs, DVDs, Blu Ray, Audio Books
  • Restocking throughout the sale!
  • Members' Preview
    • Tuesday, 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    • $15 memberships available at the door
    • Numbers to reserve your place in line for Members' Preview will be given out beginning at 12:00 noon
  • Public Sale
    • Wednesday, 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
    • Thursday, 10:00 am - 8:30 pm
    • Friday, 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
    • Saturday, 10:00 am- 4:30 pm
    • Sunday, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Great Prices!
    • Hardbacks $4; Paperbacks $2
    • DVDs $3; CDs $1
    • Some specially priced books and sets 
    • Sunday is Discount Day!
  • No buyer restrictions. Dealers welcome!
  • Credit cards, cash and checks accepted
  • Less than 1% of books sold online
  • Parking available
  • For more info: 703-746-1702;

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Annandale, VA

60,000 Items!
George Mason Friends at George Mason Regional Library
7001 Little River Turnpike

Oct 15 - 18
  • Find Books, Movies, Music and Games at George Mason Friends Huge Semi-Annual Used Book Sale
  • No admission fee or Friends' membership required for Opening Night!
    • Thursday, 3pm to 9pm
    • Friday, 10am to 6pm
    • Saturday 10am to 5pm
    • Sunday Noon to 5pm
  • 60,000 ITEMS!
  • A vast array of high-quality books in more than 80 categories
    • Plus music, videos, and electronic/video games
  • Other categories include:
    • Rare, fine, autographed, and other collectible books
    • History - American, European, world, and military
    • Popular fiction -Bestsellers, mystery, adventure/suspense, science fiction/fantasy
    • Literature, drama and poetry
    • Self-help and fitness
    • Business and economics
    • Science and math
    • Cooking, crafts, and gardening
    • Art, architecture, and photography
    • Religion, esoterica, and philosophy
    • Collectibles - graphic novels, comics, vintage pulp fiction, magazines
    • Titles in many languages
    • CDs, videos, and audio books
    • Sheet music and opera scores
    • Video and computer games, role playing game manuals and periodicals
  • Credit/Debit cards accepted
  • Detailed information and previews of special items are available on our blog

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Arlington, VA

75,000+ ITEMS!
Arlington Central Library
1015 N. Quincy Street

Oct 22 - 25

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Richmond, VA

Located inside Capitol Wholesale
102 N 8th St (the corner of 8th & Franklin)
Richmond, VA 23219
Delivery: 804-220-1212 (dial area code)

RVA Book Store

Aug 7 - 9; Sept 4 - 6; Oct 2 - 4; Nov 6 - 8; Dec 4 - 6
  • RVABookStore First Friday New Book Releases!
  • Quality books (carefully curated and organized) are released every First Friday (number of titles will vary month to month).
  • All killer, no filler! Peek at our new arrivals on INSTAGRAM:
  • Hardbacks $4.99; Paperbacks $3.99 (see below for terms)
  • Featuring Fiction (literature, scifi, graphic novels, mystery, childrens) and Nonfiction (art, cookbooks, entertainment, history, philosophy, religion, science). Specializing in Virginia history and culture.
  • We source books from all over Virginia and the East Coast.
  • Book Club Members (Free membership) get "first dibs" in a monthly book draft.
  • Credit cards accepted.
  • Readers Only, No Dealers please!
  • Email:

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