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> Library Book Sales

Ongoing Sales

New Hampshire libraries can have their book sales added to this list by sending info (a short blurb ready to paste into this page) to Mary Russell.

April 2018

Manchester City Library will be holding a $10 Bag Book Sale on 14 April 2018 (Saturday), from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM; as part of National Library Week. It will take place in the Winchell Room on the lower level on the Manchester City Library, located at 405 Pine Street in Manchester. Bring empty average size grocery bags (cloth or paper) to fill up with the over 10,000 available materials. You just pay $10 per average size bag as you leave the sales area. All proceeds go to programs and projects at Manchester City Library. There will be a wide range of fiction and non-fiction materials in the sale, something for all ages and interests. On sale will be fiction (hardcover and mass market paperback), children books, young adult, large print (mostly fiction), sports, history, biographies, cook books, art, literature, animals, crafts, religion, social science and many more subjects. In addition, there will be Audiobook CDs, DVDs, musical CDs and older musical scores for sale. The materials are a combination of weeded library items and materials donated by the public. Point of contact is Eileen Reddy, who can be reached at ereddy@manchesternh.gov or by phone at 624-6550.

May 2018

Gay-Kimball Library's Annual May book sale will be held May 25 & 26. Friday 8p-6p ($3 early bird fee) & Saturday 9a-2p (no fee). We're located at 10 S Main St. (Rte 12) (100 yds S of town Common) in Troy, NH. We'll have thousands of books; 90% donated; 60% hardcover; sorted; not picked over; paperbacks 3/$1; hardcovers most $1.50; DVDs $2. At 1:30pm there will be a bag sale (bags provided). Credit cards accepted. Point of contact is Catherine Callegari, who can be reached at library@troylibrary.us or by phone at 242-7743.

June 2018

The Friends of the Lane Memorial Library, 2 Academy Ave, Hampton NH are holding their semi-annual book sale June 6 (Friends Members Only), June 7-10. Friends "Members Only" night is Wednesday June 6, 5 to 7:30PM. (you can join or renew at the door). Sale continues Thursday, June 7 ( 9AM - 7 PM), Friday June 8, (9AM - 4PM) and Saturday, June 9, (9AM to Noon). On Saturday only, you may purchase a Friends Book Bag for $6.00 (or 2 for $10.00) at the door and fill it once. Includes thousands of books in fiction, history, biography, cookbooks, humor, sports, children's, self - help, religion, decorating and more, as well as books on cd, music cd's and movies on dvd.

July 2018

The huge annual summer book sale at the Moultonborough Public Library which has become a summer tradition for readers and book lovers in the Lakes Region, will be on Saturday and Sunday, July 7 and 8, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. There will be over 900 boxes of books, hardcover and paperback, children's and adult, fiction and nonfiction. All are priced at $1.00 for hardcovers and 50 cents for paperbacks, with markdowns on Sunday. Please call the library at 603-476-8895 for more information.


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