DeKalb Library Used Book Sale Begins October 14 – Shaw Local


DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St., will be holding a used book sale from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15 and from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday October. 16, in the library’s lower-level Yusunas, Zimmerman, and Bilder rooms.

All proceeds from book sales will support library programs and help purchase materials and books.

Books on sale include Fiction, Children’s Books, Mysteries, Science Fiction, Fantasy, History, Biography, Memoirs, Art, Westerns, Cookbooks, Young Adults, graphic novels, large print, sports, crafts, gardening and foreign languages. DVDs, music and audiobook CDs, vinyl records and puzzles will also be on sale.

Prices include 25 cents for children’s books; 50 cents for mass paperbacks; $1 for trade and paperback ledgers; and $2 for hardcover books. A specially priced section will contain rare, vintage, signed and local books. CDs, DVDs, LPs and puzzles range in price from 50 cents to $3.

Bags will be provided for an exceptional sale of $5 a bag on Sunday. Media and puzzles will be sold at half price.

Gently used books, stands and puzzles are still accepted for sale. Encyclopedias, manuals, magazines, video tapes or any material stored in damp conditions will not be accepted.

For information, visit or call 815-756-9568 ext. 1030.


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