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DVD, CD, Audion Book Sale Saturday -7/29/17

1/2 price Sale on all DVDs, CDs, and Audio Books this Saturday (tomorrow) 7/29 in the Friends Bookstore, lower level Central Library. Store hours are 10 – 4.

Watch for here for notifications if you are interested in getting DVDs, CDs, and audio books at sale prices. If supply continues to exceed available space we may be holding end-of-the month audio visual sales.


DVD Sale Saturday, July 1 in the Bookstore

This Saturday (July 1) all DVDs normally priced at $2.50 and all audio books on CD (normally $2.00) will be on sale for $1.00 each! We're putting out extra carts of DVDs and lots of refills for audio books, so the selection will be great!


Bookstore News June 21 - 24

 Great deals on children's books this week! Select books 2 for $1.00!


Bookstore News June 7 - 10

We're having an Inventory Clearance Sale on older volumes of fiction by popular authors. If you've thought about adding to your collection or filling in a set of a favorite author, now is the time. This sale includes hard cover volumes of many (select) popular fiction author, like Patterson, Grisham, Clancy, Ludlum, Grafton, Cornwell and others. These books are priced 4 for a dollar! Even we don't sell hard covers at that price very often!


Bookstore News May 24 - 27

Did you know there is a National Train Day? This year it was May 13th. Train Day was launched by Amtrak in 2008 to celebrate the May 1869 completion of the country's transcontinental railroad. Many people are fascinated by trains and in addition to riding them they like to read about them. If you're one of those people you'll be happy to hear that we just recently received a very nice collection of books about trains. Come check them out!


Community Cookbook Sale - May 17 - 20

Remember that favorite casserole your Grandma used to make? Maybe you've searched for a custard recipe that would taste like the one you grew up eating. If you're craving the down-home comfort of the foods served at church picnics and progressive dinners come check out our collection of regional and community cookbooks. They make enjoyable reading at the very least and they are only $1.00 each!


Bookstore News May 3 - 6

Folk and fairy tales, myths and legends - these are timeless often universal stories that we all have in common. They are part of our cultural literacy. Often these stories are read by parents or grandparents and lessons are imparted while talking about the story. Albert Einstein said " If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales." Come see our wonderful collection. These books are priced 3 for $1.00 this week! Spread the word. Do you know any teachers that might want to add these to their classroom library? It's difficult to find a better value than this.


Bookstore News April 19 - 22

Encyclopedias are a fantastic family reference source. World Book Encyclopedias are "designed to meet the reference needs of students from elementary school through high school." We have 4 sets of WB encyclopedias that we really want to move to make room in the store. - so they are priced to sell! The 22 volume 2012 is priced at $40.00. The 2011 and 2009 set are less than that! Think of how useful this comprehensive and reliable resource could be to your family.


Audio Book Sale in the Bookstore March 22 - 25

Audio books are in the spotlight in the bookstore this week. In addition to the bookcase that is usually filled with books on CDs we have 3 extra carts full of fiction, nonfiction and children's audio books - all priced at one or two dollars each. If you're a fan of documentaries you'll want to check out our cart filled with documentaries on DVDs all priced at $1.00 each.


March 15 - 18 CD Extravaganza in the Bookstore

Whether you like Baroque or blues, folk or hip hop, there's a good chance you'll find what you like this week at our CD extravaganza. All CDs only $1.00 each.