Thank you–We are full!
Please hold donations to November 1
OCTOBER 2016 BOOK SALE
October 15-17, 2016
Saturday-Monday 10am to 5pm
Media Municipal Center on 4th St.
between Jackson & Monroe
The April 2017 Book Sale will be in the Media-UP Library building on East Front Street
WHAT’S NEW FOR THE OCTOBER 2016 BOOK SALE?
A very large collection of Railroad and Train books in excellent condition.
A large selection of cookbooks, including vegetarian cooking, ethnic cuisines, chef memoirs, and shopping in ethnic grocery stores.
Science Fiction in hardcover and paperback including vintage SYFY
Books about Iceland, collecting, Native Americans
Books in deluxe hardcover by Louis L’Amour
Hardbacks and trade paperbacks: $2 Mass paperbacks: $1. Children’s and Specials: as marked.
Everything half price (except in the Specials Room)
BAG DAY: Fill our bag for $5! Specials are half price
Organized by year-round volunteers at the Stone Cottage opposite Media Police Station, Municipal Center.
STONE COTTAGE BOOK CATEGORIES
Room 1: Mysteries
Room 2: Popular fiction
Room 3: History, military, government/politics, U.S. Presidents, law, journalism, biography (some in categories; eg: sports, entertainment), current events, African-American culture, Native Americans, true adventure, true crime, catastrophic events
Room 4: Science fiction, fantasy and horror, travel
Room 5: Cooking, crafts, home improvement, antiques, hobbies, animals, environment, field guides, medical, self-help, women’s and men’s studies, psychology, new age, occult
Room 6: Business, finance, technology, photography, sexuality, trivia, miscellaneous
Room 7: Math, science, foreign language, humor
Room 8: Poetry, literature, writing, reference, religion, philosophy, mythology, sociology, drama, Christian literature, spirituality/inspirational, anthropology, archaeology
Community Hall Categories
Special & Ephemera Room
Main Room: Paperbacks, children’s, teen literature, art & architecture, sports/fitness, outdoor activities, gardening, holiday, transportation, histories of local places, coffee table books, large print, gift books, film, radio, TV, music, celebrity, dance, booklets, education, college prep, parenting, magazines
Entertainment: DVDs, CDs, records and puzzles
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
When do you accept donations?
Year round, 24/7, except weeks leading up to and after sales(April & Oct.)
Please email email@example.com or call the library at 610-566-1918 if you have more than 10 medium-sized boxes so that we may be prepared.
Where do you accept donations?
Beginning November 1, 2016, bring donations to the Media-Upper Providence Free Library to the designated drop off area outside the building.
What types of donations are needed?
We accept (clean and in good condition) hardbacks, trade soft cover, paperbacks, DVDs, CDs, books on CD, records, puzzles and games.
We regret we cannot accept Reader’s Digest books or magazines such as National Geographic because of lack of interest among our patrons.
Where do I obtain a receipt?
Receipts are available from the Library
Who benefits from the book sales?
All proceeds go to the Media-Upper Providence Free Library. Thank you for your support!