Book Sale

Three-Day Used Book Sale!

This sale will include adult fiction and nonfiction books, plus a selection of A/V materials only. 

Friday, October 13:   4 to 8 PM – Preview sale ($5 admission, free for Friends members)

Saturday, October 14:   9 AM to 4 PM  – No admission fee

Sunday, October 15:   12 to 3 PM – Bag sale ($5 per bag of books)

Please no strollers in the Community Room.

Kids & Teen Book Sale!!

Featuring Children’s picture books, hardcover & paperback books, tween & teen books, DVDs & CDs.

Saturday, October 21:    9 AM to 4 PM  – No admission fee

Please no strollers in the Community Room.

Book and Media Donation Guidelines:

The Friends are able to accept your donations of very gently used, clean hardcover and paperback books, CDs, DVDs, and audio books for the annual sale and Booktique.

Donations should be brought to the donation closet at the end of the Gallery hallway outside of the Community Room.
Books must be in bags or boxes.  Please do not leave books outside the library or in the Gallery hallway.

Items we DO NOT accept:

  • Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
  • Textbooks
  • Encyclopedias
  • Hardcover fiction without a dust cover
  • Business books written prior to 2017
  • Computer books written prior to 2017
  • Travel guides written prior to 2017
  • Magazines (including National Geographic)
  • Books that are highlighted or underlined
  • Books with pages missing, have a musty smell, or have broken spines
  • Videos (VHS)
  • Cassette tapes (music or books on cassette)
  • Puzzles or games
  • Badly worn books

For further information, e-mail the Friends, or call the Avon Library at 860-673-9712.

Donation Receipts available here!

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