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July, 2024
6/18-7/31Hendersonville, NCBig Sale
11-14Elmhurst, ILBig Sale
12-16Newtown, CTHUGE Sale!
20-21Mount Prospect, ILBig Sale
21Detroit, MIFestival of Books!
26-8/4Abingdon, VABig Sale
26-30Southport, CTTent Sale

August, 2024
2-4Arlington Heights, ILSummer Book Sale!
2-4Saint Charles, MO250,000+ Items!
3-7Alliance, OHSummer Sale!
12-18Fayetteville, NCHUGE SALE!
22-25LouisvilleSummer Sale
30-9/2Redding, CTBig Sale
Sales in September and beyond...
Book Z Pro
Booth Library Book Sale
Pequot Library Book Sale
St. Charles Book Sale
Mark Twain Book Sale

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September, 2024
5-8Falls Church, VACheck This
10-14Madison, NCBig Sale
12-15Lake Forest, ILTHE BEST SALE!
13-15Bowling Green
19-21Knoxville, TNFall Book Sale
20-21Sparta, NCBig Sale
24-28Wooster, OHBig Sale
25-29Annandale, VABig Sale
?Reston, VABig Sale

October, 2024
3-6Arlington, VA75,000+ ITEMS!
26-30Gainesville, FLBig Sale
?Asheville, NCBig Sale
?Charlottesville, VABig Sale
?Golden, COMega Sale!
?LexingtonBig Sale

November, 2024
?Winston-Salem, NCBig Sale

December, 2024
6-9Terre Haute, INBig Sale

January, 2025
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February, 2025
22-23Kennett Square, PA50,000+ Books!

March, 2025
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April, 2025
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Golden, CO

Mega Sale!
Jefferson County Library Foundation
Whale of a Used Book Sale
at Jefferson County Fairgrounds
15200 W. 6th Avenue


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Newtown, CT

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

July 12 - 16
  • July 12 to July 16 -  48th ANNUAL BOOK SALE
    • Friday, 1 - 5
      • $40 admission - Attendance Limited to 200
      • Ticket sales start Friday noon
    • Saturday, 10 - 5
      • $5 admission – Ages 18 and under FREE
      • Ticket sales start Saturday at 9am
    • Sunday, 10 - 5: 25% off
    • Monday, 10 - 7: 50% off
    • Tuesday, 10 - 1: FREE DAY
  • Best organized sale anywhere
    • Rare, collectible and noteworthy signed books and media all in one room
    • All adult fiction, CDs, DVDs, LPs organized by genre
    • Children’s books organized by reading level, series and interests
  • Over 90 categories, including your favorites:
    • Adult Fiction: classics to recent bestsellers, mystery and thriller, science fiction and fantasy, comic books, graphic novels and manga plus much more!
    • Adult non-fiction: art, cinema/media and photography, computer software (including games), crafts, gardening, history (American and world), home improvement and many other areas!
    • Children's books: the biggest section anywhere!
    • Jigsaw puzzles and games
    • Media: audiobooks, CDs, DVDs and LP records (33s, 45s, 78s)
    • Young Adult: all the favorite authors and series
  • Pay by cash, check or credit/debit card;  Discover, Visa & MasterCard Accepted
  • Unbeatable Amenities
    • Contactless payment available using Square and PayPal
    • Air-conditioning and plenty of on-site parking
    • Secure holding areas for intended purchases available on Friday and Saturday
    • Scanners and personal electronic devices welcome in sales areas
    • Stockpiling and “clearing” not permitted

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Redding, CT

The Mark Twain Library
at Redding Community Center
37 Lonetown Road (Route 107)
(GPS: 41.310787, -73.38534)


Aug 30 - Sept 2

63rd Annual Mark Twain Library Book Fair

Labor Day weekend dates are Friday August 30, 2024 to Monday, September 2, 2024
Over 60,000 books for sale organized in 75 categories!
Free admission* ($20 Early Admission Charge from 9-10am – Friday ONLY)
Free parking and refreshments are available for purchase.

Friday: 9-4 prices as marked
Saturday: 10-4 prices as marked
Sunday: 10-4 half price day
Monday: 9-4 $10 for a box full of books

Where: The Redding Community Center, 37 Lonetown Road, Redding CT
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Debit and credit cards accepted

Book Fair Highlights

Collector’s Corner
A special section at the Mark Twain Library Book Fair, that is filled with
rare and beautiful editions and is one of the most popular spots.
Collector’s Corner highlights - AVAILABLE SOON

Other Highlights
This year’s fair has a number of exciting offerings for shoppers.
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Southport, CT

Pequot Library
720 Pequot Avenue (Exit 19 off I-95)

July 26 - 30
  • One of the largest book sales in New England
    • Our Summer Book Sale draws book lovers from near and far!
    • The five-day sale is held in large tents on the Great Lawn and parking lot, and in the Auditorium and Reading Room of the Library.
  • Over 100,000 Items in More Than 60 Categories!
    • Books! CDs! DVDs! Records!
    • and Unique Specials!
  • Please check our website often for updated lists of specials, categories, and for more information: CLICK HERE
  • Friday, July 26 to Tuesday, July 30
    • Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
      • Tent: $4 Hardcovers | $3 Paperbacks | $1.00 Mass Market | $4 LP’s
      • Auditorium: As Marked | $.50 Comics | Specials as Marked | CDs $2, DVDs $3
    • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Tent: $3 Hardcovers | $2 Paperbacks | $1 Mass Market | $4 LP’s
      • Auditorium: $1.00 | $.25 Comics | 20% off Specials | CDs $1.50 DVDs $2
    • Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Tent: $2 Hardcovers | $1 Paperbacks | $.50 Mass Market | $2 LP’s
      • Auditorium: 25% Off Books | $.25 Comics | 50% off Specials | CDs and DVDs $1
    • Monday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
      • Tent: $1 Hardcovers | $.50 Paperbacks | $.50 Mass Market | $1 LP’s
      • Auditorium: 50% Off Books | $.10 Comics | 50% off Specials | CDs and DVDs $.50
    • Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
      • $5 PER BAG!  *  $5 PER BAG!  *  $5 PER BAG!  
  • All items gently used and donated to Pequot Library
  • Admission is FREE and open to the public
  • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express accepted.
  • Scanners and other wireless devices welcome in sales areas. (Stockpiling and “clearing” not permitted)
  • *Trinity Episcopal church hosts its “Park for Food” drive from Fri., July 26 through Sun., July 28 during the first days of the Summer Book Sale.
    • Park in their lot on the corner of Pequot Ave. and Center St. from 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in exchange for canned food or cash.* Please note that on Friday July 26 the lot is only open for parking until 2 p.m.
  • All proceeds support Pequot Library’s books, services, programs, and exhibitions for adults and children, serving more than 45,000 participants a year. 

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Gainesville, FL

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

(Across from Truist Bank)

Oct 26 - 30

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Arlington Heights, IL

Summer Book Sale!
Friends of Arlington Heights Memorial Library
500 N. Dunton Ave

Aug 2 - 4

Friends of the Library Summer Sale August 3-4, 2024

No scanning is permitted

Friday August 2: 6 pm - 8 pm Members’ Night  (Membership required)
Saturday August 3: 9 am – 4 pm Adults’ and Children’s Sales  
Sunday August 4: Noon - 3 pm Children’s $8 Bag Sale
  Noon - 4 pm Adult Sale (no discounts)

The Adult sale is held in the Hendrickson Room, on the 2nd floor, and the Children’s sale is held in the Cardinal Room on the 1st floor near the Dunton Avenue entrance.  The Adult sale will feature non-fiction books, sorted by category; fiction; vintage books; books in foreign languages; DVDs; Blu-Rays; music CDs; vinyl records; and audiobooks. The Children’s sale features board and picture books; easy readers; novels and non-fiction, toys and games, DVDs and CDs. 

Auction and Buy It Now items will be for sale on the 2nd floor.  Auction bidding begins Friday at 6 pm and ends Saturday August 3 at 2 pm.  Buy It Now features unique books and items; BIN sales continue through Sunday August 4 at 2 pm 

Friday Members’ Night (Numbers Available for Members’ Night August 2 starting at 9 am):  

  • A person must be a member to enter Members’ Night.  Memberships may be purchased that night at the sale or in advance online at  ($5 individual, $10 family).
  • To get a place in line early, members may pick up a number at the 2nd floor reception desk beginning Friday August 2 at 9 am.
  • Friday Members’ Night Line-Up:  Shoppers should arrive 15 minutes before the sale begins to line up in numerical order for entry

Sale Requirements & Information:  

  • Scanning is not allowed at FOL sales on any device.  Please call or text outside the salerooms.
  • Children’s Sale Only:  25% Teacher discount with valid ID.  Not valid at bag sale on Sunday.
  • Everyone’s patience and courtesy to others is appreciated.

The Arlington Heights Memorial Library is located at 500 N Dunton Avenue.  
The Friends accept cash, checks, credit cards and PayPal for payment.  

Questions?  Contact the Friends at or call 847-506-2663

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Elmhurst, IL

AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch NFP
at Sandburg Middle School
345 E. Saint Charles Road


July 11 - 14
    • Books - We have it all! Hardcover and softcover, thousands of books organized into over 30 categories
    • Media - CDs, DVDs, vinyl records, and audio books
    • Large children’s section
  • All items are locally donated and priced 50 cents - $2, excluding Better Books (price individually)
  • 4 Days
    • Thursday July 11 
      • 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Preview Sale. $10 entrance fee
    •  Friday July 12 
      • 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Free admission
    •  Saturday July 13 
      • 9:00. to 3:00 p.m. Free admission
    •  Sunday July 14 
      • noon to 3:00 p.m. -  Free admission
      • BAG DAY! All items $10 per bag (excluding Better Books)
  • Check or Cash only
  • For more information see or email to:
  • All sales support scholarships and programs for women and girls.

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Lake Forest, IL

Friends of Lake Forest Library
at Lake Forest Recreation Center
400 Hastings Road

Sept 12 - 15
  • Friends of Lake Forest Library 48th Annual Book Sale
  • September 12 to 15, inside at Lake Forest Recreation Center 400 Hastings Rd. Lake Forest, IL 60045
  • Free admission and parking; walk to train and historic Market Square
    • Thursday September 12, 9 AM to 5 PM
    • Memberships are available at the door. 20% surcharge on purchases.
    • Friday September 13, 9 AM to 8 PM
    • Saturday September 14, 9 AM to 5 PM (Teachers, First Responders, Active Military 25%discount)
    • Sunday September 15, 9 AM to 5 PM (Half price day!)
  • Over 100,000 donated books carefully sorted, arranged, and individually priced
  • Over 115 Categories:
    • Collectors, Biographies, Vintage Children, Military, U.S. and World History, Sports, Science Fiction, Music, CDs, DVDs, Photography, Children, Cooking, Gardening, New Fiction, Graphic Novels, Puzzles and more!!
  • Scanners allowed in place
  • Credit cards accepted
  • For more information and to volunteer: or 

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Mount Prospect, IL

Friends of Mount Prospect Public Library
10 S Emerson St

July 20 - 21
  •  Giant Summer Sale 
  • 3 Room Sale!
    • Better and AV Room
    • Friend's Room
    • Large selection of $0.25 merchandise outside in the lower level garage
  • HOURS for 2024
  • July 20 & 21
    • Saturday 9 am to 4:30 pm
    • Sunday 11 am to 4 pm
      • (No Friday Pre-Sale)
  • 25,000 Books!
    • 95% donated by local residents; 50% hardcover. 20% children's
    • Not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions
  • Great Prices: Most .25-$1; Best as marked $2-$10, Rare/autographed higher
  • July 2024 Highlights
    • Check out our new area in the Better Room-The Gold Mine.
    • Be a Mount Prospector! Mine the perfect gem, that awesomely cool find you didn't know you really wanted. Fun items, vintage, best condition, specialized collections, coloring books, rare and quirky books, games, puzzles, AV, adult books, white elephant gifts.
    • Most merchandise is new every sale
    • Priced $1.00 and up
  • July Sale Featured Items
    • 100+  Railroading Books and Schedules in like-new condition
    • 400+ Late 2023 and 2024 novels
    • Library used kids' science lab equipment
    • 400+ DVDs and Blu-Rays sealed in original shrink wrap. Kids and adult. Single movie, multiple movie and TV seasons. $2 and up
  • All books over $0.25: Nonfiction books are categorized. Fiction books are categorized and alphabetized.
  •  LPs, puzzles and games too!
  • Large selection of world language books.
  • No magazines, books on tape, cassettes, VHS or software.
  • Scanners are welcome. Please reshelve unwanted books.
  • Plenty of free parking
  • Handcarts available
  • Credit cards accepted. There is a $2 convenience fee for charges under $100. $5 fee for charges from $100 to under $250. $8 for charges of $250 or more.
  • Please visit our website for Friends news and more. Sign up to receive our newsletter.
  • More information will be available at the sale.

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Terre Haute, IN

Vigo County Public Library
680 Poplar St.

(7th & Poplar Sts, approx. 2 miles north of I-70)

Dec 6 - 9

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Bowling Green, KY

Bob Kirby Branch Library
175 Iron Skillet Ct

Sept 13 - 15
  • Fri, Sat 9-5; Sun 1-5
  • Preview: Thu 4-8pm, Friends; join at door $10
  • 400+ boxes books; 85% donated; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1; Sun $1/bag (provided)
  • A local book dealer may buy books before the sale
  • Credit cards accepted
Covington, KY

Mary Ann Mongan Library
502 Scott Blvd.

July 11 - 13
  • Thu 9-9, Fri 9-6, Sat 10-5
  • 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; .50-$5; Sat: bag sale
Erlanger, KY

Erlanger Branch Library
401 Kenton Lands Rd

Sept 8 - 14
  • Sun 1-5, Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri 9-6, Sat 10-5
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 70% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5; Sat bag sale
  • Some books sold online
Frankfort, KY

Paul Sawyier Library
319 Wapping St

Aug 14 - 17; Nov 20 - 23
  • Wed, Thu 10-6, Fri 10-4, Sat 10-2
  • Preview: Tue 3-6pm, Friends; join at door $5 ind., $10 fam., $3 students/seniors
  • 10,000 books; 80% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-$1

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

Goodnight Memorial Library
Bookworm Paradise Bookstore
203 South Main

  • 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

  • Fri, Sat 9-3, (closed Sun), Mon 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 4-7, Friends only, join at door for $5
  • 5,000 books; 80% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$1, Mon $2/bag
  • Minimal number of books removed from sale to sell online
Independence, KY

William E. Durr Branch Library
1992 Walton-Nicholson Rd
859-962-4000 x4329

Nov 17 - 23
  • Sun 1-5, Mon-Thu 9-9, Fri 9-6, Sat 10-5
  • 5,000 books; 50% donated; 50% hardcover; sorted; no buyer restrictions; .50-$5; Sat bag sale
  • Some books sold online
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 Central Library
140 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507

(Conference Room A)


Watch here for details on the next great book sale!

  • Mon-Sat 10-4. Also first Sun monthly, 1-5 (members discount 30% off)

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Liberty, KY

Casey County Library Annex
238 Middleburg St

  • Every second Tue noon-4 & every last Sat 10-2 (Eastern time)
  • 3,000 books; 100% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; .25
  • Not picked over; No restrictions.

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Louisville, KY

Summer Sale
Locust Grove
561 Blankenbaker Lane

Aug 22 - 25
  •  HISTORIC LOCUST GROVE BIG SUMMER BOOK SALE  - The region's best book sale!
  • All the nooks and crannies of Locust Grove’s Audubon room will be filled -  MORE than 20,000 BOOKS!
  • Members' Preview
    • Thursday August 22,  10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • Membership can be purchased at the door at the preview, or in advance - see our Membership Page or call Locust Grove
  • General Public Sale, August 23 to 26
    • Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • The books are sorted into many categories including:
    • History
    • Travel
    • Fiction
    • Mysteries
    • Art
    • Science
    • Literature
    • Cookbooks
    • Children's - and more!
  • Great Bargains!
    • Prices start at $1 for paperbacks and $2 for hardcovers
  • Special section of Finer books are individually priced 
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Books were NOT picked over. NO buyer restrictions.
  • All proceeds from our book sales support Locust Grove’s continued educational and preservation projects.
  • Watch for the next great sale in December!
Louisville, KY

Shively-Newman Branch Library
3920 Dixie Hwy

July 19
  • Sat 10:30-3
  • 2,000 books; 100% donated; 50% hardcover; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .50-$2
Morehead, KY

Rowan County Public Library
175 Beacon Hill Dr.

  • Library hours
Newport, KY

Newport Public Library
901 East Sixth St
(Lower level)

July 11 - 13; Sept 12 - 14; Nov 7 - 9
  • Thu-Sat 9-5
  • 7,000 books; 80% donated; 75% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25-.50; some $2
Owensboro, KY

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

  • Library hours
Paducah, KY

Friends of McCracken County Public Library
at St. Paul Lutheran Church
211 S 21st St

(21st Street & Kentucky Ave)

  • Fri 9-6, Sat 9-noon
  • Preview: Thu 2-6, Friends only; others may not join at the door
  • 15,000 books; 50% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; $1-$2 Sat $5/bag
  • Credit cards accepted (minimum $10)
Pineville, KY

Pineville - Bell County Public Library
214 S. Walnut St

  • Mon-Fri 10-6, Sat 10-4
  • 500 books; 50% donated; not 'picked over'; no buyer restrictions; .25

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Detroit, MI

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

Detroit Book Festival

July 21
  • 7th Detroit Festival of Books! (aka: Detroit Bookfest)
  • Sunday, July 21, 2024
    • 10am - 4pm
  • FREE entry!
  • Festival takes place at Eastern Market Shed 5
    • (Shed 5 is wheelchair-accessible)
  • Featuring more than 100 vendors from all over the USA & Canada, selling BOOKS:
    • Used
    • Rare
    • Antiquarian
    • Unusual
    • Ephemera
    • Authors - and more
  • ALSO Tons of
    • Vinyl records
    • Comic books
    • Creative arts
    • Vintage board games -  and more!
  • Enjoy FOOD, BEER,  and DJ Seven Whales bringing the FUNK MUSIC!
  • KID-FRIENDLY EVENT! Children in attendance may construct their very own book with the assistance of volunteers from "Arts & Scraps", a Detroit-based nonprofit that helps children repurpose discarded materials into educational and creative projects.
  • We are pleased to announce the participation of Birdie’s Bookmobile at at this year’s festival. Birdie’s Bookmobile is dedicated to eliminating book deserts and making books more accessible to children in Detroit. Birdie’s Bookmobile helps families build print-rich home environments, improve literacy outcomes, and grow lifelong readers. In addition to accepting donations of children’s and young-adult books, the bookmobile will be offering several fun activities for children attending this year’s Bookfest, including:
    • Create Your Own Comic Strip
    • Have Fun with Mad Libs
    • “Once Upon a Time”children take turns adding one sentence to a story. The story will be available to read on the Bookmobile website after Bookfest.
  • There is no admission fee at Bookfest, nor is there any charge for children to participate in any activities.
    • Book donations help build home libraries, promote shared reading experiences, and impact generations. Every book counts! Book needs for children from birth to age 18 include:
      • board books • picture books • early readers
      • chapter books • graphic novels
      • middle-grade books
      • young-adult books
  • Questions?
  • Bookfest Home Page
  • Facebook Event Page
  • CLICK HERE for all the event details!
  • Want to see the size of Shed 5? Click here for a virtual tour
  • Come enjoy this glorious day of BOOKS, vinyl records, comics, creative arts, food, beer, funk music and more! What's not to love?!
  • Check the Bookfest photos from last year!

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Saint Charles, MO

250,000+ Items!
Friends of the St. Charles City-County Library Book Sale
The Family Arena
2002 Arena Parkway
(Enter at Gate 2)
636-441-2300 x 1542

Aug 2 - 4
  • August 2, 3, & 4
  • One of the largest Book Fairs in the St. Louis area
  • Over 250,000 items including hardbacks, paperbacks, cake pans, sets, and AV material
  • The 2024 Friends Summer Book Fair will be held at the Family Arena, 2002 Arena Parkway, St. Charles, MO 63303. Enter at Gate 2
    • 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.
  • Special Notes for 2024:
    • The 2024 Fair will NOT offer a large order staging area as in past years.
    • Donations are not accepted at the Fair.
    • The 2024 Friends Book Fair will include a silent auction. The auction will be happening in-person during the fair and will feature some of the more valuable materials that were donated this year.
    • Auction hours are 9:00am to 5:00 pm on Friday Only. Items must be picked up by 7:00 pm Friday.
  • Friday, August 2:
    • 9:00 am to noon - Friends members only admission
    • Friends memberships must be received by Friday, July 26 - Purchase a membership now
    • 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 3: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
    • Open to the general public
  • Sunday, August 4: 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.
  • CASH, CHECK or CREDIT accepted
    • Most hardbacks $2, regular size paperbacks 50 cents, oversize paperbacks $1
    • All children's and teen books 50 cents
    • Cake Pans $5
    • AV materials & adult graphic novels priced as marked
    • Some very old books, reference materials and special items are 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!
  • Leftovers: The Friends will donate the "leftovers" from the 2024 Summer Book Fair to nonprofit organizations (schools, churches, etc.) who can come on Sunday, August 4, between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. and pick them up. Books will be given away on a first-come-first-serve basis. Nonprofit organizations interested in any of the leftover items should click here to sign up online or contact Jennifer Compton-Linden at 636-720-3267 prior to the Book Fair.

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Asheville, NC

Pack Memorial Library
67 Haywood Street


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Fayetteville, NC

Friends of the Cumberland County Public Library
Headquarters Library
300 Maiden Lane
910-483-7727 x1304

Aug 12 - 18
  •  Friends of Cumberland County Public Library Book Sales! 
  • Presenting Over 60,000 ITEMS!
    • Hardcovers, Paperbacks
    • CDs/DVDs, Audiobooks, Vinyl Albums
    • Magazines and Old/Antique Books
  • Large juvenile section!
  • Great selections, committed customer service and very well organized!
  • Member's Sale
    • Monday August 12, 12 noon to 6 pm
    • New Members  Welcome - You can join at the door (Membership cost is $15 per calendar year for an individual 18 and older)
  • Public Sale
    • Friday August 16, 12 noon to 5 pm
    • Saturday August 17, 10 am to 4 pm
    • Sunday August 18, 2 pm to 5 pm
  • Books are shelved by genre for a great shopping experience
  • 40% donated. 50% hardcover.
  • No buyer restrictions. Collection is NOT picked over.
  • Great Prices
    • Most items are $.50 to $1.00
    • PLUS in our separate bargain sale room, items are 5/$1.00!
  • Friends Facebook Group
  • Questions:
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Hendersonville, NC

Shelley and Son Books
Needful Things Antique Mall
10 Francis Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Right off of 126

June 18 - July 31
  •  70% OFF ALL BOOKS! 
  • 8000 Books
    • Over Half are Hard Cover
    • Categorized by Subject
  • Books are already LOW in price!
  • Shelley and Son Books
  • Don't miss this opportunity!

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Madison, NC

Madison Mayodan Library
611 Burton Street

Sept 10 - 14
  •  Friends of the Western Rockingham County Public Libraries Used Book Sale 
  • More Than 8,000 BOOKS in All Categories!
    • All books are sorted - you will enjoy a pleasant shopping experience!
  • Plus CDs, DVDs, Audiobooks, and Games
    • Tuesday, September 10, 10:00 - 6:00
    • Memberships may be purchased at the door for $10
    • Wednesday, September 11, 10:00 - 6:00
    • Thursday, September 12, 10:00 - 8:00
    • Friday, September 13, 10:00 - 6:00
    • Saturday, September 14, 9:00 - 4:00 (Bag Sale/$3 a bag)
    • Sunday, September 15, 1:00 - 5:00 (Bag Sale/$3 a bag)
  • Checks or cash only
  • NO Buyer Restrictions
  • Books are NOT picked over
  • 65% Donated
  • Don't Miss It!

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Sparta, NC

Books 'N Friends Book Store
Alleghany County Friends of the Library
35 N. Main St.

Sept 20 - 21
  • Store-Wide Sale! All Books Half Price!
    • 50,000 USED BOOKS
  • Friday and Saturday, September 20 and 21
    • 10:00 to 4:00 each day
  • 3 ROOMS FULL of Books!
    • No preview. Books have NOT been picked over!
    • Prices start at .10 and go up.
    • Cash and checks only
  • No mess, no clutter, easy access, sorted by categories. Friendly volunteers!
  • Dealers welcome
  • Store hours and days are 10:00 - 4:00 Wednesday through Saturday. Great bargains available!

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Winston-Salem, NC

Central Library
660 West 5th Street


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Alliance, OH

Summer Sale!
Rodman Public Library
215 E. Broadway

Aug 3 - 7
  • Friends of Rodman Library Annual Book Sale
  • 50,000+ Items!
  • Too many to display at once. Tables are restocked continuously. 
  • Hardbacks, Paperbacks, DVDs, CDs, and Magazines
    • 50% donated
    • Sorted, not picked over
    • 60% hardcover
    • 75% nonfiction, with History, Science, Cooking, Crafts, Travel, Religion, Art, Photography, Business, and much more
    • Children’s books
  • Raffle baskets $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00
  • This year the book sale will be held at the Alliance Commons
    • 405 S Linden Ave
    • Parking will be available at Rodman Public Library 
  • Entrance at Linden Avenue side of the building (front door)
  • Ramp and elevator available
  • Watch for directional signs
  • Saturday through Wednesday, August 3 - August 7
    • Saturday,  9AM - 5PM (Friends members only - memberships available at the door)
    • Sunday, 1PM - 5PM    (Open to the public)
    • Monday, 9AM - 8PM
    • Tuesday, 9AM - 8PM Special raffle basket ticket with purchase
    • Wednesday, 9AM - 8PM  Pay by donation all day
  • Attention: For safety reasons, the Saturday Friends sale has the following restriction: All strollers, large tubs, large bags, shopping carts, tubs on wheels, etc. are not permitted in the book sale area.
    • On Saturday & Sunday: "TUB CORRAL" will be provided where large quantities can  be counted and priced.
  • Prices:
    • Hardback: $1.00 each
    • Paperback: 50¢ each
    • Children’s books 25¢ each/5 for $1.00
    • Magazines: 10¢ each/12 for $1.00
    • CDs: $1.00 per disc  DVDs: $1.00 per disc
  • Large selection of Collectible Books! Collectibles are listed on the Rodman Public Library website.  Click Here to see the 2024 Collectibles
  • Books are NOT picked over. NO buyer restrictions.
  • Cash, checks, debt/credit cards (4% processing fee on all cards)
  • The sale takes place during the week of the Carnation Festival

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Wooster, OH

AAUW and Kiwanis Club of Wooster
at Wayne County Fairgrounds
Home Economics Bldg (Buss Hall)
199 Vanover St

Sept 24 - 28
  • Wooster AAUW and Wooster Kiwanis clubs present our
  • Welcome to one of the largest fall  book sales in Ohio with over 45,000 books
  • Books are cleaned, sorted and categorized into over sixty categories!
    • Tables restocked continuously
    • 100% of books donated from the community
    • 75% Hardcover
  • ALL NEW SELECTIONS - No holdovers from last sale
  • No Restrictions on Buyer
  • September 24 to 28
    • Early Bird Sale (Tuesday, September 24th from 4 to 8 pm)
      • Open to all with $10 admission
    • 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 per standard-sized bag (provided free)
  • Great prices typically range from $1.00 to $6.00. Prices for rare and collectible books are typically 75% less than the online price for comparable books.
    • Free admission (except Tuesday Night Preview) and free parking every day
    • Keep Coming Back: Friday is ½ Price Day and Saturday is $5.00 Bag Day
    • Major Credit Cards Accepted / No taxes are collected
    • Separate Areas contain:
      • Fiction - 9 Categories
      • Nonfiction - 40+ Categories
      • Rare and Collectible - 3 Categories
      • Children's and Young Adult - 3 Categories
      • Recorded Books, Movie DVDs, Music CDs, and Puzzles - 4 Categories
  • All book sale proceeds support youth programs and scholarships for women whose education has been interrupted
  • For more information, go to: or we can  be contacted at or 330 439 2039

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Kennett Square, PA

50,000+ Books!
Unionville HS Gymnasium
750 Unionville Rd. (Rt. 82)

Held in the Gym/Café

Feb 22 - 23, 2025
  • Unionville High School Annual Used Book Sale!
  • Saturday, February 22nd
    • 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday, February 23rd 
    • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • $10 bag sale all day Sunday!
    • Bags are provided! Please do not bring your own bag
  • 50,000+ Books for Sale!
  • All books are 100% donated. Books are not picked over before the sale.
    • 30+ sorted and priced genre categories for fiction and non-fiction excluding collectibles, childrens and classics. Separate tables for New Releases and Large Print
    • Extensive children’s area sorted by age/type of reader including Young Adult
    • Significant collection of rare and out of print books, sorted by genre
    • Large separate sorted paperback selection
    • Hand held scanners are allowed
    • Most books $1.00-$5.00
    • Hardbacks & Trade Paperbacks $2.00 - $3.00. Special items and Collectibles individually priced.
    • CASH or CREDIT CARD accepted: NO CHECKS!
    • Strollers are only permitted if you have a small child.
      • Small umbrella strolers only - no wagons or pull-behind containers allowed
    • FREE Admission and free convenient parking
  • Large Volume Dealers are welcome; pre-registration is required. Book Sale Website
    • We have an special “cage” area specifically assigned to you that will allow you to store your books while you shop. Your purchases will be boxed and priced while you continue to shop. Please indicate your interest in coming by contacting us through our website to help with the check-in process
  • Our sale funds education enrichment projects at Unionville High School.
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Knoxville, TN

Fall Book Sale
Friends of Knox County Public Library
at Central United Methodist Church
201 East Third Avenue

Sept 19 - 21
  • Join us at Friends of Knox County Public Library’s Fall Used Book Sale!
    • 15,000 Books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks
      • Most priced at $2 or less!
    • Special collections section with collectible and gift-quality items also available!
  • Dates and Times
    • Thursday, September 19, 3:00 p.m. - 7 p.m.
      • Members Preview Day
      • To shop on members preview day, join or renew now or at the door
    • Friday, September 20, 10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
      • Open to the public
    • Saturday, September 211, 10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
      • Open to the public
      • Pop-up specials starting at 1:00 p.m.
  • No buyer restrictions. Use of scanners is accepted.
  • Cash, check, and most major credit cards accepted.
  • Easy access with free parking; accessible parking available.
  • Proceeds benefit the Knox County Public Library, TN.
  • Visit our website and follow us on Facebook!
  • In addition to our semiannual used book sales, the organization's volunteers run the Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop

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Abingdon, VA

Washington County Public Library
205 Oak Hill St

(Conference Room)

July 26 - Aug 4
  • Virginia Highlands Festival Book Sale
  • Sponsored by the Friends of the Washington County Public Library
  • 15,000 High Quality Books in All Genres
  • Plus Vintage/Collectible Selections
    • Cream of the Crop!
  • All items are categorized
  • Preview Sale: Friends of the Library Members
    • Friday, July 26 , 5:00 to 7:00 pm
    • Membership available at the door ($10) Or Join Here
    • Please note: No scanners permitted at the Preview Sale
  • July 27 to August 4: Everyone Welcome!
    • Saturday July 27, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
    • Sunday July 28, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
    • Monday July 29 through Saturday, August 3, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
    • Sunday August 4, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm - BAG SALE
  • Great Prices: Most books $2.00 or less
    • Last day: Bag Sale - $5 per bag!
  • Visa, Mastercard, Discover Accepted
  • Dealers Welcome 
  • Questions? 
  • Web site
  • Held in the Washington County Public Library Conference Room

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Annandale, VA

George Mason Friends at George Mason Regional Library
7001 Little River Turnpike

Sept 25 - 29
    • $20 PER PERSON
    • Wednesday, September 25, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    • No fee
    • Thursday, September 26, through Sunday, September 29, 10:00 a.m to 5:30 p.m. daily
  • Over 60 Categories!
  • A vast array of high-quality donated books, CDs, DVDs, and more.
    • Something for everyone including popular and classic fiction, crafts, cookbooks, art, reference, comic books, graphic novels, history, travel, collectibles, rare books, children’s books for all ages.
  • Half price bargains on Sunday!
  • Credit/Debit cards preferred
  • George Mason Friends 
  • See details and previews of sale items on our blog at
  • Proceeds support George Mason Regional Library and literacy programs throughout Fairfax County

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Arlington, VA

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

(In the underground parking garage)

Oct 3 - 6
  • Arlington (VA) Friends FALL BOOK SALE
  • October 4 through October 6, 2024
    • Friday 10 am to 5 pm
    • Saturday 10 am to 5 pm
    • Sunday 11 am to 5 pm - Everything half-price!
  • Thursday October 3, 4 pm to 8:30 pm (opening 1 hour earlier!)
  • More Than 75,000 Categorized Items
    • Biggest categories include military, history, science, math, engineering, cookbooks, fiction and literature
    • Large selection of children's books; including older children’s literature
    • Collector's items
    • Thousands of mass market paperbacks - $2
  • Great Prices
    • $2 for paperback, $4 for hardback.
    • Books in our Children's Corner: $1 each, any size!
    • Puzzles as marked
    • Rare books, first editions priced as marked.
      • Located in the Quincy Room on the first floor.
      • Hours: opens 30 minutes after and closes 30 minutes before the Main Sale
  • Restocking through 1 pm on Saturday
  • Book sale Location: Arlington Central Library underground parking garage
  • For special accommodation call 703-228-5993
  • See our website for opening day protocol
  • Accepting VISA, Mastercard, Amex, Checks and Cash
  • Questions? Contact

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Charlottesville, VA

Friends of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library
at 300 Albermarle Square Shopping Center


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Falls Church, VA

Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library
7584 Leesburg Pike

Sept 5 - 8
  •  Tysons Library Quarterly Book & Media Sale 
    • September 5 - September 8
      • Thursday, 5 Sept, 10 am - 5 pm
      • Friday, 6 Sept, 10 am - 5 pm
      • Saturday, 7 Sept, 10 am - 5 pm
      • Sunday, 8 Sept, 10 am - 5 pm: Bag sale $10 for a full groceery sack or half price if less
  • Large selection of books and media for all ages and interests
  • Tysons Pimmit Regional Library 7584 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22043
  • Proceeds benefit the Tysons-Pimmit Regional Library and related activities
  • Donations of books and media appreciated!
  • Volunteers welcome and needed!

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Reston, VA

Friends of the Reston Regional Library
11925 Bowman Towne Drive
Reston, VA 20190


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