Book Sale FinderSubscribe to Sale MailLike us on Facebook

List Price and FulfillReprice It
Sell Back Your BookScan Lister
Upcoming Sales in Iowa
and other special sales

Click here to TELL US ABOUT YOUR SALE

Click here to see Future Sales
Click here to see Book Stores
Click here to see Ongoing Sales
Click here to Browse by City

November, 2017
11-24Fairfield
24-25Viroqua, WIBig Sale


December, 2017
2Solon
Sales in January and beyond...
Neatoscan
Basil Lite from Addico
Free Report: 10 Book Sources
Book Selling 101
Book Source Speed Limit
A Seller Tool

If you own a used book store and would like to advertise it in this space, click on the link below

List YOUR Book Store
Sample Classified Ad
Sell Back Your Book For Libraries
Sell Back Your Book has been buying hundreds of thousands of books from every day people over the last few years and now offers this service to libraries. Shipping is free! www.sellbackyourbook.com/Libraries/
Run YOUR ad for only $10
Click for more classified ads...

Mobile Book Sale Finder

Book Stores

Ames
Burlington
Cedar Falls
Clinton

Council Bluffs
Fort Dodge
Grinnell

Iowa City
Waterloo
West Des Moines

Ongoing Sales

Cedar Falls
Des Moines
Evansdale
Garden Grove

Hiawatha
Malvern
Red Oak

Solon
Tipton
Waukee

Future Sales

January, 2018
12-14St. Louis, MOBig Sale
19-20Perry
28-2/1Creve Coeur, MOBig Sale
?Burlington

February, 2018
3Solon
?Coralville
?Marshalltown

March, 2018
15-18Fond du Lac, WI57th Annual Sale
?Dubuque
?Iowa City

April, 2018
20-21Perry
22-29Livonia, MIBOOKSTOCK!
26-28Cresco
?Des Moines
?Jefferson
?Knoxville
?Waukee

May, 2018
1-5Fort Dodge
5Swisher
?Burlington
?Coralville
?Dubuque
?Marion
?Webster City

June, 2018
8-10York, PABook Nook Bonanza
18Chicago, ILBook Fair

July, 2018
20-21Perry

August, 2018
25-26Madrid
26-9/1Jefferson
?Coralville
?Knoxville
Ames, IA


Ames Public Library
515 Douglas Ave
515-239-5646


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

Burlington Public Library
210 Court St
319-753-1647



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
Clinton, IA

Clinton Public Library
Underground Book Store
306 8th Avenue S
319-243-1161

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

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

Feb; May; Aug
  • Watch this spot for detail on the upcoming sales!
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 26 - 28, 2018
  • 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
3000 East Grand Avenue
515-234-0414



April
  • Watch this spot for details on the next great sale!
Des Moines, IA

Des Moines Central Library
1000 Grand Ave

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


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


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
Fairfield, IA

Fairfield Public Library
104 West Adams Ave
641-472-6551

Nov 11 - 24
  • Sat, Sun 1-5, Mon-Wed 9:30-8, Thu, Fri (last day) 9:30-6
  • Preview: First day, Fri 6-8 pm, $5 admission
  • 4,800 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1
  • Credit cards accepted
Fort Dodge, IA

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

May 1 - 5, 2018
  • Tue 9-7, Wed-Fri 9-5, Sat 9-noon
  • 5,000 books; 90% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus DVDs, puzzles, mags, music CDs; paperbacks $1; hardcovers $1.50; Sat $1/bag


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



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

(Main entrance: Riverside Drive)


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


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




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


Aug 26 - Sept 1, 2018
  • 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)
Knoxville, IA

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

April; Aug
  • Thu 4-8, Fri 10-5, Sat 10-noon
  • Sat $2/bag
Madrid, IA

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

Aug 25 - 26, 2018
  • Sat 9-2, Sun noon-2
  • Preview: Sat 8-9 $1 fee
  • 3,000 books; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; plus CDs, DVDs, puzzle, mags; paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1; Sun $5/box
Malvern, IA

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

Ongoing
Marion, IA

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

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
  • Sat: Marion Art Fest in adjacent park
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
Perry, IA

Perry Public Library
1101 Willis Ave

Jan 19 - 20, 2018; April 20 - 21, 2018; July 20 - 21, 2018
  • 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



Dec 2
  • Sat 9-noon
  • 40% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Gift Quality Booksale - all books in excellent condition, large quantity brand new books in a variety of reading interests.


Feb 3, 2018
  • 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
Swisher, IA

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

May 5, 2018
  • 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
  • Tue 10-7, Wed-Sat 10-1
  • Paperbacks .50; hardcovers $1-$3
Waukee, IA

Waukee Public Library
950 Warrior Lane
515-987-7994



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

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

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


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



June 18, 2018
  • Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA) Presents:
  • 57th Chicago Book & Paper Fair
  • Over 40 Pop-Up Bookstores in One Place!
  • Saturday, June 18, 2018
    • 10 am to 5 pm
  • Local 130 Plumbers Union Hall
    • 1340 W. Washington Blvd.
    • Chicago, IL 60607
  • Admission: $6.00 / $4.00 for students with ID
  • FREE PARKING!
  • Booksellers from all over America offer fine antiquarian, rare and collectible 1st Editions and books in all fields
    • Americana
    • Art & Photography
    • Literature
    • Poetry
    • Children's Books
    • Cookbooks
    • Science & Technology
    • Transportation & Railroadiana
    • Civil War
    • Illustrated Books
    • Chicago History and Authors
  • Also featuring
    • Leather bindings
    • Autographs
    • Broadsides
    • Vintage paperbacks and pulps
    • Maps
    • Prints
    • Ephemera, and other paper items!
  • Easy access via the CTA / FREE PARKING!
  • For more information please contact Chris Rohe, chicagobookfair2014@gmail.com (847)722-8949
  • http://mwaba.com/chicago-book-paper-fair/

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

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

April 22 - 29, 2018
  • BOOKSTOCK - Used Book and Media Sale
  • Well Over 200,000 ITEMS!
  • Pre-sorted books and merchandise
    • Current fiction, children's books, biographies, cookbooks
    • Records, CD's and DVD's
    • Books on tape
    • Dozens of Categories
    • Special donation of NEW books by Detroit Free Press Publishing
      • Includes 6 different Detroit-related sports titles
  • April 22 to 29, 2018
  • Pre-sale
    • Sunday, 8:15 am to 11:00 am
    • $20 entry fee for first shot at the books
  • Regular Sale Hours - Admission free
    • Sunday, 11 to 6pm
    • Monday-Saturday 10 am to 9 pm
    • Sunday 11 to 6 pm
  • Great prices, 50¢ and up
  • Need more info? 248-645-7840 ext 365.
  • Click here to see our web site
  • Click here to see us on Facebook
  • Follow us on Twitter
  • All proceeds benefit literacy and education.

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


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



Jan 28 - Feb 1, 2018
  • Thousands of books will be available for sale as the Annual JCC Used Book Sale returns in January to the Arts and Education Building
  • 30,000 Books in 50 Categories!
  • Thousands of titles include mystery and intrigue, novels, biographies, politics, religion, sports, cookbooks, history, animals, art, science, science fiction, business, women’s issues, foreign languages, gardening, poetry, psychology, self-help, humor…the list goes on.
  • Parents and educators - you will find:
    • A large selection of books for children and youth
    • Educational materials for home schoolers
  • Book Clubs: Multiples of titles are available for book club reading 
  • Plus - Miscellaneous videos, books on tape/CDs and DVDs!
  • Sunday, January 28 to Thursday, February 1, 2018
  • Preview Day - Sunday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    • First day only $10 at the door
    • Line tickets go on sale at 9am
  • Free Admission
    • Monday – Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Thursday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 
      • Thursday is Bag Day – Fill a bag for only $5
  • Curl up with a good book! Book lovers, collectors and avid readers all anticipate this annual event!
  • Questions? Contact Zelda Sparks, 314.442.3169, zsparks@jccstl.org
  • Proceeds from the sale benefit the Cultural Arts department.
  • Stock up on your winter reading material. Book donations will be accepted through January 15 for the Winter Sale.

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


St Matthias the Apostle Gym
800 Buckley Rd
314-560-2792



Jan 12 - 14, 2018
  • ANNUAL BOOK SALE
  • 40,000 Books!
    • 95% donated; 40% hardcover
    • Sorted into categories - easy shopping!
  • PREVIEW NIGHT - $5 admission fee
    • Friday January 12,  4-9pm
  • Free Admission
    • Saturday January 13, 8am -6pm
    • Sunday January 14, 9 am -4 pm
  • Great Prices!
    • Hardcover $1; paperback 50 cents
    • Music CD and VCR movies $1
    • Audiobook and  DVD $2
    • Selected books may be priced slightly higher
  • Daily Special - Grocery Bag (cloth or plastic) of Harlequin/Romance novels $2.00!
  • Sunday January 14, noon to 4pm: Bag of books $5 (Be eco-friendly by bringing your own grocery size cloth bag)   
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Full concession stand all three days
  • Large well lit parking lot - Handicapped accessible
  • Books have not been picked over. No buyer restrictions
  • Sunday, 5pm to 6:30pm: Employees of non-profit charitable organizations may take free books with proof of ID/employment.
  • Bring in copy of Book Sale Finder ad for $5 off purchase of $25 or more

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

Book Nook Bonanza
BOOK NOOK Bonanza 2018
York City Ice Arena
941 Vander Avenue
717-851-2149



June 8 - 10, 2018
  • 61st Book Nook Bonanza - Presented by York Hospital Auxiliary
  • 250,000 Items!
  • Features:
    • New and Used books! All hardbacks start at $2.00/$1.00 for paperbacks (except old and rare section).
    • Half Price sale all day on Saturday!. $5.00 for a yardstick of books all day Sunday.
    • DVDS, CDs, albums and Artwork for Sale!
    • Large collections of home school materials, military, and popular fiction
    • Expanded Old, Rare, Collectible Books featuring many historical, children's and religious books set.
  • June 8, 9 and 10, 2018 - General Admission
    • Friday, 4:00 to 8:00 PM
    • Saturday, 11:00 to 4:00 PM
      • all day Half Price
    • Sunday, 11:00 to 4:00 PM
      • all day $5.00 for a yardstick of books
  • Early Admission Wristband: Purchase a $25.00 wristband which allows admission all weekend and early entrance on Friday from noon to 4:00 PM for shopping before general doors open.
    • Admission Prices Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
      • Admission $5.00 for Adults, $1.00 for Students 13-18, Kids free all weekend!
    • Free parking all weekend
  • Visit website for complete information. Or call 717-851-2149.

The following advertiser supports our web page.
Please visit them and tell them you saw their ad on BookSaleFinder.com
Fond du Lac, WI


57th Annual Sale
Fond du Lac Branch of AAUW
at Fond du Lac County Fairgrounds
Fond du Lac Ave ( old 45)




March 15 - 18, 2018
  • 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:
    • Large number of records
    • DVD
    • Toys and Games
    • Puzzles
  • Premier Night March 15
    • Thursday 5pm to 8:30pm
    • $3 admission
  • General Sale March 16 to 18, 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!

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


Driftless Books and Music
518 Walnut Street
608-638-2665



Nov 24 - 25
  • Closing for the Winter Season
  • All Store Books 30% off
  • 50,000+ Books Basement sale: 1$ per book or 5$ per bag.
  • 50,000+ Books (Brown Paper Grocery Bags provided)
  • 2 Days only and then we close for the Season
    • Friday and Saturday, November 24 and 25
    • 10am- 6pm both days
  • Driftless Books and Music
  • 518 Walnut St
  • Viroqua, WI
  • 608-638-2665
  • driftlessbooks@gmail.com
  • Wisconsin's Largest Used Bookstore???
  • Free Tea and Coffee provided.
  • Bring a Sweater.
  • Be kind to each other.
  • Make New Friends Have a Blast.
  • Make America Read Again!



©2017 BAYSYS™ Publishing and Book Sale Finder™, PO Box 452, Hudson, MA 01749
978-562-3400, Editor@BookSaleFinder.com
All rights reserved. This work constitutes a compiled database under US Copyright law and is registered with the US Copyright office. No portion of this work may be reproduced, copied or revised without written permission of the editor.