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July, 2014
12-26Bloomfield
19-22Westport, CTBOOKstravaganza!
24-26Sturgeon Bay, WICheck This
25-29Southport, CTBig Sale
26Eldora
31-8/3Elmhurst, ILBig Sale


August, 2014
1-2CoralvilleBig Sale
6-9Lombard, ILCollectibles
8-10Cedar Rapids
15-17Saint Charles, MO250,000 Items!
15-20Saint Louis, MO1 Million Books!
23-24Madrid
24-28Creve Coeur, MOBig Sale
29-9/1Redding, CTBig Sale
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September, 2014
5-20Hendersonville, NCTHE BIG SALE!
5-6Winterset
11-14Elgin, ILBig Sale
11-14Lake Forest, IL39th BIG SALE!
19-21McLean, VABig Sale
19-21Topeka, KSBig Sale
20Waterloo
26-28Des Plaines, ILBig Sale
27Burlington
28-10/4Jefferson

October, 2014
3-4Grinnell
4-5Bettendorf
9-13Des Moines
11Chicago, ILBook Fair
11-13Danbury, CTBig Sale
16-18Perry
24-26Phoenix, AZBig Sale
25-29Gainesville, FLBig Sale
?Cedar Rapids
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November, 2014
7-8CoralvilleBig Sale

December, 2014
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January, 2015
15-17Perry
31Burlington

February, 2015
7Solon
?Iowa City

March, 2015
19-22Fond du Lac, WI54th Annual Sale

April, 2015
4-5Bettendorf
16-18Perry
30-5/2Cresco
?Des Moines
?Jefferson
?Waukee

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Phoenix, AZ



Friends of Phoenix Public Library
Friends Warehouse
1330 North 29th Dr.
602-534-5208




Oct 24 - 26
  • LARGE WAREHOUSE SALE - 250,000 ITEMS!
    • Books
    • CDs, Videos
    • Book on Tape
    • Large selection of Children's and Teen books
  • Preview Sale
    • Friday, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
    • Open to Friends Members Only
    • Join at the door. Memberships start at $25.00.
  • Public Sale Days
    • Saturday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Sunday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Great Prices: $2 or less.
    • Sunday everything 50% OFF!
  • SORTED BY SUBJECT
  • Please contact the Friends office at 602-534-5208 or info@plfriends.org for more information
  • Credit cards accepted

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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 11 - 13
  • Friends of the Danbury Library Annual Book Sale
  • Books sorted into over 60 categories
    • Art, Architecture, Photography
    • Hobbies/Crafts, How-To
    • Cooking and Food
    • Science and Nature
    • Children's
    • History
    • 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
  • Friends of the Danbury Library Tote Bag $10
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Saturday, October 11:
    • 8am to 10am: $15 Early Bird Admission, Free to FRIENDS members
      • Numbers given out at 7am
    • 10am to 5pm, Free admission
  • Sunday, October 12
    • 10am to 4pm. Free admission, books half price
  • Monday, October 13
    • 9am to 1pm: Bag Sale books $6/bag - bags supplied
  • 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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Redding, CT


The Mark Twain Library
at Redding Community Center
37 Lonetown Road (Route 107)
203-938-2545

JUST FOLLOW OUR GREEN DIRECTION SIGNS!

Aug 29 - Sept 1
  • 54th Annual Mark Twain Library Book Fair
  • The Granddaddy of Book Fairs - we are the oldest - and one of the largest - in New England.
  • Over 65,000 items organized in 75 categories including:
    • Children's (organized in a separate/spacious room)
    • Art and Photography
    • Business
    • Biography
    • History
    • Cooking
    • Design
    • Current Fiction - alphabetized for your convenience
    • Classic Fiction
    • Gardening
    • Mystery and Thriller
    • Poetry and Romance
    • Science, Science Fiction
    • Sets
    • Sports
    • Technology
    • Travel
    • CDs, DVDs and Audiobooks
  • NEW THIS YEAR: Vinyl Records!
  • And our celebrated COLLECTOR'S CORNER , featuring rare finds, first editions, signed copies - priced to sell.
  • FRIDAY, AUGUST 29
    • Early Buying - Tickets available at 7:00 am
    • 9:00 am to 10:00 am, $15 admission
    • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm FREE ADMISSION
    • Prices as marked - WE DON'T DOUBLE!
  • SATURDAY, AUGUST 30
    • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    • Prices as marked
  • SUNDAY, AUGUST 31
    • 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
    • Half Price Day
  • MONDAY,LABOR DAY, SEPTEMBER 1
    • 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
    • $5 a bag, $10 a box
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Air-conditioned comfort, handicapped accessible, refreshments sold
  • FREE parking
  • Visit Mark Twain Library website for more information

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Southport, CT


Pequot Library
720 Pequot Ave. (Exit 19 off I-95)
203-259-0346 ext. 15



July 25 - 29
  • PEQUOT LIBRARY 54th ANNUAL SUMMER BOOK SALE!
  • "The Best Book Sale in New England"
  • Over 140,000 BOOKS, CDs, DVDs, etc.
  • Books sorted into over 40 categories, including your favorites:
    • Children's Books
    • Art and Photography
    • Business
    • Biography
    • Several sections of History: USA, European, World, and Military
    • Computer Software and Books
    • Cooking
    • Crafts and Style
    • Foreign Language
    • Gardening
    • Mystery and Thriller
    • Romance
    • Science
    • Sports
    • Science Fiction
    • Current Fiction
    • Classic Fiction
    • Poetry and Drama
    • Trade Paperbacks
    • CDs, DVDs, records, tapes, and Audiobooks
    • Sheet music, music books, comic books, prints
  • Rare and Collectible "Specials" conveniently located in a separate, air conditioned room.
  • New for this year: Over 300 vintage children's books including a collection of 100 of Robinson Crusoe printings
  • Admission is FREE and all Sale proceeds benefit Pequot Library.
  • Hours & Pricing
    • Friday, July 25, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. - DOUBLE the marked price
    • Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Priced as marked
    • Monday, July 28, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. - HALF the marked price
    • Tuesday July 29, 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. - $5 PER BAG DAY!
  • High quality books at reasonable prices. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express Accepted
  • Pequot Library's Numbers Policy available in July at pequotlibrary.org
  • Great Food and Drinks!
  • Scanners & other wireless devices welcome in sales areas; stockpiling and "clearing" not permitted
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Westport, CT

BOOKstravaganza!
Westport Library
20 Jesup Rd. (off US Rte 1)
203-291-4840
booksales@westportlibrary.org

July 19 - 22
  • July 19-22 - the 22nd Annual Summer Book Sale
    •   on Jesup Green and inside the library
    • Saturday, July 19: 9-6
      • What's new on opening day: No computer sign-ups and no place-holding boxes. Just wait in line until the sale starts
      • Beginning at 7 am Saturday, beverages and snacks will be available at a booth outside & the lower level Library restrooms will be open.
    • Sunday, July 20: 9-6
    • Monday, July 21: 9-6 (everything half-price)
    • Tuesday, July 22: 9-1 (free - donations really appreciated)
  • Over 80,000 items in more than 50 categories from Art to Zoology:
    • Hardcover & paperback fiction & non-fiction
    • Vinyl records, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks & more
    • Children's books in their own tent.
      • By popular request, our vintage and special juvenile books will have their own section inside the air-conditioned library.
      • Bobby Fischer v. Garry Kasparov! Even though it never happened, we have two signed books:
        • Fischer: Partije.....Games....(etc.). Belgrade: Sahovski Informator (1992). A paperback in excellent condition. Signed "Bobby Fischer" on the title page. (Comes with an authentication letter from a prominent dealer that Fischer signed the book in Budapest in 1996.) with Garry Kasparov and others. Kasparov v. Karpov. Oxford, Pergamon Chess (1991). First paperback edition in excellent condition. Signed on the half-title. 
        • Adam Smith. An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. The fourth edition in four volumes (containing all five "books" of Wealth of Nations). Basil (sic): Tourneisen and Legrand, 1791. Published a year after Smith's death, this is supposedly the first continental edition and contributed enormously to the spread of Adam Smith's ideas in Europe.
    • Interesting and important special collections of books and magazines, mostly from individual donors:
      • Playboy magazine, a few from 1960's, many from 70's and 80s,and also 90s and early 2000.
      • Clocks and watches --- history, collecting, repairing. Includes the National Watch and Clock Collectors bulletin from 1978 to 2003.
      • Model Engineer and Amateur Electrician: a Journal of Mechanics and Electricity for Amateurs and Students. The British hobbyist magazine, a run of 58 issues from 1901 (#4) to 1963 (#129).
      • Classic and vintage cars, especially the Alfa Romeo.
      • Stage and screen, including many signed copies by performing art luminaries.
      • Gay and lesbian nonfiction and fiction.
      • Civil rights movement going back to the Freedom Summer of 1964, some signed, from the estate of Westport writer and artist, Tracy Sugarman
      • From New York's prestigious National Arts Club, a major collection of books, including signed copies from authors who spoke at Club gatherings.
    • Visa, MasterCard, and American Express accepted.
    • Ample, free parking; handicapped accessible.
    • Quick access from Exit 17 on I-95 or Exit 41 on CT-15 (Merritt Parkway)
    • Same weekend as the Westport Annual Fine Arts Festival
    • And what you have come to expect: free admission, no double-pricing, no Internet skimming, no preview sale, no sales tax, and our same low prices, starting at 50 cents for mass-market and children's paperbacks
  • To stay current on Westport Library book sales, sign up for our enewsletters and check the box for Book Sale News.
  • And on Dec. 6-7, we'll have our annual holiday sale. Save the dates.
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Gainesville, FL


Friends of the Library Book House
430 North Main St.
(Across from Sun Trust Bank)
352-375-1676
www.folacld.org

Oct 25 - 29
  • Largest Book Sale of its kind in Florida!
  • Over half a million ITEMS!
    • Books
    • CDs, LPs
    • Games, Puzzles
    • DVDs, Audio, Video
    • Paintings, posters, prints
    • Magazines
  • October 25 to 29, 2014
    • Saturday 9am to 6pm
    • Sunday 1pm to 6pm
    • Monday noon-7pm
    • Tuesday noon to 7pm, HALF PRICE DAY
    • Wednesday noon to 6pm 10 CENT DAY
  • Hundreds of thousands of books and other items have been sorted and priced. The sale features books in more than 50 categories!
  • Huge collection of books about India; many from the time of the British exit and "partition". Books can be found in many categories: history, politics, religion, literature, travel, fiction, foreign language, medicine, biography, philosophy, literature, sociology
  • A vast array of classical and modern fiction, textbooks, large-print books, first editions and rare books, cookbooks, hobby books, plus a wide variety of other classifications!
  • Comic books and manga - available Saturday and Sunday. Look for them outside under the canopy next to the art tent!
  • Bibles in a huge number of languages: Romansh, Polish, Greek, Dutch, French, Welsh, Armenian, Hebrew, Latin, Russian, Finnish, Icelandic, and Spanish--priced between 50 cents and a dollar
  • Most prices range from $.25 to $4.00
    • Tuesday: half price day; Wednesday: 10 cent day
    • Cash or check only (no plastic)
  • Collector's Corner: include
    • Signed books
    • 1st editions
    • Florida collectibles
  • Over 90% of items for sale were donated by the public (less than 10% from library)
  • Bring your own boxes
  • Check our website for Book Sale Procedures
  • Our books are FRESH - they have NOT been picked over!
  • All profits are used for the Alachua County Library District and community literacy projects.
  • We do not allow electronic devices for scanning purposes
Ames, IA


Ames Public Library
515 Douglas Ave
515-239-5656




Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu 9-8:30, Fri, Sat 9-5:30, Sun 1-4:30 (May-Sep: Sun 1-3:30
Bettendorf, IA

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



Oct 4 - 5; April 4 - 5, 2015
  • 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 .50
  • $20 Scanner fee at Preview only
Bloomfield, IA

Bloomfield Library
held at: Old School Social Center
200 W. Locust
641-664-2209

July 12 - 26
  • Mon-Sat, 9-5
Burlington, IA

Burlington Public Library
210 Court St
319-753-1647



Sept 27; Jan 31, 2015
  • Sat 9-5
  • Preview: Fri 10-6, 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
Cedar Rapids, IA

Friends of Cedar Rapids Public Library
450 5th Ave. SE

Oct
  • Sun noon-4
  • Preview: Fri 4-5pm, $10 fee; 5-9pm, $5 fee. Sat 9-5 $3 fee
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $8/box
Cedar Rapids, IA

Metro Catholic Outreach
at St. Patrick's Parish Center
120 5th St. NW



Aug 8 - 10
  • Fri 9-4, Sat 9-6, Sun 9-2
  • 9,000 books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $2; DVDs $3

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Coralville, IA


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

Aug 1 - 2; Nov 7 - 8
  • Friends of Coralville Public Library present another wonderful book sale!
    • Friday 1:30 to 5:30
    • Saturday 9:00 to 3:00
  • OVER 8,000 BOOKS!
    • 75% donated. 25% library withdrawls.
    • 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
  • 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
  • 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
Cresco, IA

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

April 30 - May 2, 2015
  • 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
Des Moines, IA

Planned Parenthood of the Heartland
at Iowa State Fairgrounds
4-H Building
E. 30th St. & Grand
515-234-0414

Oct 9 - 13; April
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great sale!
Eldora, IA

Eldora Public Library
at Courthouse Sq
641-939-2173

(In case of rain the sale will be at the Eldora Public Library, 1202 10th Street, Eldora, Iowa.)

July 26
  • Sat 9-3 (After that remaining books will be on sale in the library's meeting room during library hours for a few days)
  • 2,000 books; 25% donated; 80% hardcover; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .25; hardcovers $1; children's .25-.50; A/V .50
  • Book sale is part of Pine Lake Festival
  • "If we know of valuable books they are not included in the sale, but that's never many books. We're not book dealers, we're librarians, so it's possible we may be missing some valuable books. At the end of the day we will negotiate with book dealers, not before."
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, Sat 10-2
  • 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 3 - 4
  • Sat 8-11:30, noon-2
  • Preview: Fri 5pm-8pm, $3 suggested donation to enter
  • 7,000 books; 100% donated; sorted; no buyer restrictions; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sat noon $1/box
  • Current, popular items are removed throughout the year (as they are donated) for sale in library book shop


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
319-356-5249



Bookstore
  • Mon-Thu noon-7, Fri noon-5:30, Sat noon-4
Iowa City, IA

Shelter House Used
Location: Sycamore Mall
319-351-0326

(Next to the Cinema)


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

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



Sept 28 - Oct 4
  • Sat-Sat Library hours
  • Preview: Sat prior 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)
  • Last day: Red Barn Craft Sale at Fairgrounds


April
  • Fri 1-5, 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
  • Country Blessings Spring Fling on Fri & Sat
Madrid, IA

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

Aug 23 - 24
  • Sat 9-2, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Sat 8-9 $1 fee
  • 3,000 books; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
Malvern, IA

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

Ongoing
Perry, IA

Perry Public Library
1101 Willis Ave

Oct 16 - 18; Jan 15 - 17, 2015; April 16 - 18, 2015
  • Thu 5-7:30, 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.
319-624-2632




Feb 7, 2015
  • Sat 10-5
  • Preview: Sat 8-9am, $5 fee
  • 2,000+ books; 60% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; includes CDs, DVDs, audiobooks; .25-.50
  • Some books sold online throughout the year.
Tipton, IA

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

Ongoing
Waterloo, IA

Waterloo Public Library
415 Commercial St
319-291-4476

Sept 20
  • Sat 9-2
  • 40,000 books; 100% donated; 80% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $4/bag (supplied)
  • Friends members have access to an area stocked with the best merchandise at special pricing. Join at the door.


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

Waukee Public Library
950 Warrior Lane
515-987-7994



Oct; April
  • Sat 8:30-3
  • 7,000 books; 80% donated; 55% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; Audiobooks & movies; .50-$2
  • No holds.
    Bake sale


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

Winterset Public Library
121 N 2nd St
515-462-1731

Sept 5 - 6
  • Fri 10-7, Sat 10-3
  • Preview: Thu 4-7pm, Friends; join at door. No vendors, no scanners. $10/plastic grocery sack (provided); limit 5 bags
  • 7,500 books; 90% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; donation
  • No vendors can be members of the library. Even when open to the public, we have the right to restrict the number of books taken.

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Chicago, IL


Chicago Book and Paper Fair
Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA)
Chicago Journeyman Plumber's Union Hall
1340 W. Washington Blvd.
847-563-8402



Oct 11
  • 53rd Chicago Book & Paper Fair
  • Booksellers from all over the Midwest and the USA will offer fine antiquarian, rare and collectible First 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 & Authors
  • Also featuring:
    • Leather bindings
    • Autographs
    • Broadsides
    • Vintage paperbacks and pulps
    • Maps
    • Prints
    • Ephemera, and other paper items!
  • Saturday, October 11, 2014
    • 10:00am to 5:00pm
    • Admission $6.00. Students with ID $4.00 for students. Children 12 and under free
  • Easy access via the CTA and plenty of FREE PARKING!
  • For more information visit us at www.mwaba.com or contact Chris Rohe, 847-563-8402. Email chicagobookfair2014@gmail.com

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Des Plaines, IL


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

Downtown, just south of Metra train station

Sept 26 - 28
  • FRIENDS FALL BOOK SALE
  • Presenting THOUSANDS of BOOKS at BARGAIN PRICES!
  • Preview for members of the Friends
    • Friday, September 26 from 6 pm to 9 pm
    • Memberships available at the door; $5.00 for individuals, $10.00 for families.
    • Numbers given out beginning at 4:30pm
  • Open to the Public
    • Saturday, September 27 from 9:30am to 4pm
    • Sunday, September 28 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm.
      • Sunday is bargain day.
  • Most hard cover books are $1.00, better books slightly higher.
    • Most are donated and are hard cover.
  • Also CD's, DVD's, and audio books.
  • Books are sorted into many categories, not picked over, no buyer's restrictions.
  • The Des Plaines History Center will be present on Sat. and Sun. only, selling gift items.
  • For information call (847) 376-2922.

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Elgin, IL


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



Sept 11 - 14
  • Gail Borden Library Foundation 3rd Annual Book Sale!
  • 25,000 Books!
  • Great Books - Great Bargains!
  • Over 50 categories including:
    • Cookbooks
    • History/Biography
    • Healthy Living
    • Reference
    • Children's Picture Books
    • Art/Coffee Table
    • …and More!
  • PLUS Media: CDs, DVDs, Audio Books
  • Most items $1-$2
  • Special Section for Collectibles!
  • BOOKSELLERS WELCOME!
  • Preview Night ($25 Admission)--
    • Thursday, September 11, 2014 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Regular Sale (Free Admission)
    • Friday Sept. 12, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Saturday Sept. 13, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    • Sunday Sept. 14, 12 noon to 5 p.m.
  • Credit/Debit cards accepted
  • All proceeds go to library activities such as our summer reading program and special exhibits
  • Questions? kschock@gailborden.info

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Elmhurst, IL


AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch
at Lincoln School
565 S. Fairfield Street
630-833-0381



July 31 - Aug 3
  • AAUW Elmhurst Area Annual USED BOOK SALE [American Association of University Women]
  • Successful operation for over 50 years. Proceeds benefit AAUW educational grants and local scholarships.
  • Over 25,000 Books
    • 100% Donated - 50% Hardcover
    • Super organized - sorted into 30+ categories
    • Large Children's Section
    • DVDs, CDs and Videos also available
  • Great Prices
    • Most items range from $1.00 to $2.00; children's from 50 cents to $2
    • Collector's Area and Newer Books individually priced
    • Price reductions on Sunday
      • BAG SALE - $10 per standard grocery bag of regular books and 50% off on individually priced books
  • Schedule
    • Thursday (7/31), 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - OPENING NIGHT
    • Friday (8/1) 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • Saturday (8/2) 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    • Sunday (8/3) 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.-$10 BAG SALE
  • Admission
    • Opening Night (Thursday): $10 per person admission plus $10 per scanner. Line-up and wristband sales begin at 5:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
    • Free admission all other days (Friday, Saturday, Sunday). Hours as listed above.

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Lake Forest, IL

39th BIG SALE!
Friends of Lake Forest Library
at Lake Forest Recreation Center
400 Hastings Road
847-234-0636



Sept 11 - 14
  • Friends of Lake Forest Library 39th Annual Book Sale
  • Inside at Lake Forest Recreation Center 400 Hastings Rd. Lake Forest, IL 60045
  • Free admission and parking; walk to train; visit historic Market Square businesses.
  • MEMBER PRESALE
    • Thursday September 11, 9am to 5pm
    • Memberships are available at the door. 20% surcharge on purchases.
  • GENERAL SALE
    • Friday September 12, 9am to 8pm
    • Saturday September 13, 9am to 5pm (teacher discount 10%)
    • Sunday September 14, 9am to 5pm (Half Price Day!)
  • Over 110,000 books
  • Carefully sorted organized and individually priced in over 115 Categories including: Collectors, First Editions, Biographies, Art, Vintage Children, Military, U.S. History, Sports, Science Fiction, Music CDs, Audio Books, DVDs and more. Extensive Art, Children's, Cooking, Gardening, New Fiction, Non-Fiction and trade paperbacks.
  • Extensive Art, Children's, Cooking, Gardening, New Fiction, Non-Fiction and trade paperbacks.
  • Scanners & other wireless devices welcome in sales areas; stockpiling and "clearing" not permitted.
  • For more information 847-234-0636 or www.lakeforestlibrary.org/friends.html
  • To volunteer: FriendsLFLibrary@gmail.com

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Lombard, IL



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


Aug 6 - 9
  • AAUW USED BOOK SALE August 6 to 9, 2014
  • 20,000 Used and Collectible books!
    • Fine sorted; 100% donated
  • Includes some First Editions
  • PRE-SALE August 6
    • Wednesday, 5 to 9 p.m.
    • Entry fee $10. Presale numbers available at 3pm
  • FREE Entry August 7 to 9
    • Thursday & Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    • Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon
  • LOW BOOK PRICES:
    • Paperbacks: $1 & $2
    • Hardbacks/DVDs/CDs: $2
    • Children's books: .50 - $1
    • Collectibles: priced separately
  • BAG of BOOKS SALES!
    • Friday only: Bag sale $10/bag starting at 5pm
      • Collectibles 1/2 price starting at 5pm.
    • Saturday: $10/bag
  • 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 aauw-il.org/lombard/booksale_times.htm

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Topeka, KS


Friends of the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
at Kansas Expocentre
Agricultural Hall
One Expocentre Dr.
(Just west of Topeka Blvd & 17th St)
785-580-4445

Sept 19 - 21
  • Friends of Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library Book Sale
  • Over 100,000 Books!
    • Sorted by Categories
    • 80% Donated, 60% Hardback
  • Premium Section!
  • PLUS CDs, DVDs, Records
  • $1 and up
  • Preview Night - Friends Members are FREE
    • Friday September 19, 6pm to 9pm
    • Purchase a membership: $20 for Individual, $30 Family, or $5 admission per person (children 7 and under are free)
  • General Public
    • Saturday, September 20 9am to 5pm
    • Sunday, September 21, 10am to 5pm
      • Bag Day $5/bag
  • Cash checks, Visa or Mastercard accepted
    • Monday, September 22, 7am to 10am - Free Books
  • For more information visit the Friends book sale web site

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Creve Coeur, MO


JCC Used Book Sale
JCC Staenberg Family Complex
Arts & Education Bldg
# 2 Millstone Campus Drive
314-432-5700

Aug 24 - 28
  • JCC USED BOOK SALE
  • Sun, Aug 24th to Thurs, Aug 28th, 2014
  • Preview Day
    • Sunday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • First day only Admission $10 per person
    • Ticket sales will begin at 9am
  • Free Admission
    • Monday to Wednesday: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    • Thursday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
      • Bag Day: Fill a bag for $5
  • THOUSANDS of BOOKS sorted by categories
    • Priced from 50 cents to $3
  • Old, Rare, Collectible, and Art books are more and priced as marked.
  • Also Videos, AudioBooks, CD's and DVD's
  • For more info visit us on line at www.jccstl.org

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Saint Charles, MO

250,000 Items!
Friends of the St. Charles City-County Library Book Sale
at St. Charles Convention Center
Veterans Memorial Parkway & Fairgrounds Rd.
(Exit I-70 at 5th Street & go south. Turn right on Veterans Memorial Parkway. Convention Center is located on left just past Cracker Barrel.)
636-441-2300 x 1542




Aug 15 - 17
  • ST. CHARLES CITY-COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT -- FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY 2014 BOOK FAIR
  • One of the largest Book Fairs in the St. Louis area
  • Over 250,000 hardbacks, paperbacks, sets, records, and magazines
  • Friday, August 15:
    • FRIENDS MEMBERS WILL ONCE AGAIN ENJOY ADVANCE SHOPPING HOURS
    • 9:00 am to noon - Friends members only admission
    • Friends memberships will be sold on Friday immediately after the 9 a.m. opening (Shop at 9:00 a.m. on Friday for the best selection.)
    • Noon to 9:00 p.m. - Open to the general public.
  • Saturday, August 16: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
    • Open to the general public
  • Sunday, August 17: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
    • Open to the general public
    • $5.00 a bag day (most items) Standard size plastic grocery bags provided on site.
  • SAME GREAT LOCATION! The 2014 Friends Book Fair will be held at the St. Charles Convention Center, One Convention Center Plaza, St. Charles, Mo. 63303.
    • Nearly 30,000 square feet filled with the best bargains in town! At this location, customers shop in comfort with wide aisles, cool temperatures (no matter how hot it gets outside), and plenty of convenient free parking.
    BARGAIN PRICES - GREAT SELECTION:
    • Most hardbacks $2 each, regular size paperbacks $.50 each, oversize paperbacks $1
    • All children's and teen books $0.25.
    • Magazines $.10 each.
    • VHS tapes and books on tape individually priced.
    • Some very old books, reference materials and special items priced separately.
    • On Sunday, books are sold for $5.00 a bag-standard size grocery bags provided.
  • All books sorted into popular categories - easy to find the items you want!
  • Some of the most popular categories: cookbooks, children's, crafts, art, western, mysteries, science fiction, biographies
  • Separate area for children's and teen materials.
  • Book Donations: Donations of used books are taken all year. Donations may be dropped off at any branch of the St. Charles City-County Library District.
  • Leftovers: The Friends will donate the "leftovers" from the 2014 Fair to non-profit organizations (schools, churches, etc.) who can come on Sunday, August 17 between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. and pick them up. Books will be given away on a first-come-first-serve basis. Non-profit organizations interested in any of the leftover items should contact Lisa Dunham at 441-2300 ext. 1583 prior to the Fair.
  • Volunteers: Approximately 200 volunteers are needed for a successful Book Fair. Anyone interested in working a 3 to 4 hour shift at the Fair or in helping to set up the Fair, will be able to sign up online beginning July 1 at www.stchlibraryfriends.org. Volunteer jobs include stocking tables, tallying sales, cashiering, providing information and loading and unloading trucks. Volunteers will be notified of their duties prior to the Book Fair.
  • Mark your calendar now and come out to support your FRIENDS!

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Saint Louis, MO

1 Million Books!
YMCA Book Fair
Held at the Kennedy Recreation Complex
6050 Wells Road
314-353-4960



Aug 15 - 20
  • 36th Annual YMCA Book Fair
  • August 15 to August 20, 2014
  • First Selection Night
    • Friday, August 15
    • 4:00pm to 10:00pm
    • $10 admission
      • 5:00 am - Park opens. Before 5am, park is patrolled by St. Louis County Police.
      • 8:00 am - Ticket Sales begin at the Kennedy Recreation Complex. Tickets are sold throughout the day until close.
      • 4:00 pm - Doors open for $10 Preview Night
  • Free Admission
    • Saturday, August 16 - Wednesday, August 20
    • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Half Price Day
    • Tuesday, August 19
    • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • $10 a Box Day
    • Wednesday, August 20
    • 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • OVER ONE MILLION BOOKS!
  • Great Prices:
    • Paperbacks start at 75 cents
    • Hard covers start at $1, unless marked otherwise.
    • Children's books 1.50 an inch
    • Magazines, Romance novels start at 25 cents.
  • RARE BOOKS 2014 Rare Book List
  • 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!
  • Parking and Saturday CCBF Shuttle Service: The Kennedy Recreation Center has 270 parking spaces. Shuttle Service provided by the CCBF will be available from the front circle drive at the Carondelet Park Rec Complex at 930 Holly Hills, St. Louis, MO 63111 on Saturday, August 18. Shuttle will leave 930 Holly Hills every hour beginning at 9:00 am. Shuttle will leave the Kennedy Recreation Center every half hour, last shuttle leaving at 3:30 pm.
  • www.Facebook.com/YMCABookfair

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Hendersonville, NC

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

(next door to Dollar General)


Sept 5 - 20
  • First 3 Weekends in September!
  • Friends of the Henderson County Public Library
    • THE BIG SALE!
  • September 5-20, 2014
  • Preview:
    • Friday, September 5th:  Member's preview 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 
    • (Memberships available at the door, $6 individual, $10 family) 
  • Open to the Public:
    • Saturday 10am to 4:30pm, Sunday 1pm to 4:30pm
    • Friday and Saturday, September 12th & 13th: 10am to 4:30pm
      • Everything Half Price!
    • Friday and Saturday, September 19th & 20th: 10am to 4:30pm
      •  $6 per box (box provided)
  • 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
    • Cookbooks
    • Gardening
    • Sports
    • Business
    • Children's books and lots more!
  • See you there!

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McLean, VA


AAUW - McLean, VA Chapter
at McLean Community Center
1234 Ingleside Avenue
703-527-4206 (AAUW Contact)

The McLean Community Center is 2.6 miles from Tysons Corner Shopping Center.


Sept 19 - 21
  • 45th USED BOOK SALE
    • Presented by McLean, Virginia Branch of the American Association of University Women
  • Over 40,000 Items
  • Plenty of selections for adults and kids! All donated and sorted.
    • Books
    • DVD's, CD's
    • Software
  • Easy to Navigate - find just what you need
  • Three rooms - Main Room, Children's Room, and Treasures Room
  • TREASURES ROOM
    • First Editions
    • Signed copies
  • Many books for children
  • September 19 to 21
    • Friday 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
    • Saturday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
    • Sunday 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Sunday books are $7.00 a bag
  • No entry fee. Cash, checks and credit cards accepted
  • The Mclean Community Center is handicap accessible.
  • The sale benefits scholarships for women. Get great bargains and help students!
  • Do you have books to donate? We are collecting used books, CD's, DVD's, software and kids books
  • Saturdays: May 31, June 21, July 19 and August 9
    • Sun Trust Bank
    • 515 Maple Ave East
    • Vienna, VA 22102
  • Questions? 703-527-4206, aauwbookfair@gmail.com

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Fond du Lac, WI

54th Annual Sale
American Association of University Women
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Hwy 45, SE side of the city



March 19 - 22, 2015
  • 30,000 BOOKS!
    • 200 tables full plus more books underneath!
    • 10-12 tables of Children's books!
  • Sorted into 35 Categories
  • 90% Donated, 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:
    • DVDs, VHS and some Records
    • Toys and Games
    • Puzzles
  • Premier Night March 19
    • Thursday 5pm to 8:30pm
    • $3 admission
  • General Sale March 20-22, Free admission
    • Friday 9am to 8:30pm
    • Saturday 9am to 5:00pm (Half price)
    • Sunday 10am to 2pm (Box sale)
  • This is a great sale don't miss it!!

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Sturgeon Bay, WI


Door County Library
107 S 4th Ave.



July 24 - 26
  • 33rd Annual Book Sale
  • July 24-26
  • THOUSANDS of BOOKS!
    • Most priced $.50-$1.00
  • Major reorganization completed
  • Expanded vintage book collection!
  • Large selection of books on CD!
    • July 24, Thursday, 5-8:30: FRIENDS MEMBERS ONLY, join at the door for $10.00
    • July 25, Friday, 9-5
    • July 26, Saturday, 9-1, bag of books for $3.00



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