Book Sales

Fall 2019 Book Sale | October 24–27

Thu, October 24 | 5–7 PM | Members Only Night

Fri, October 25 | 10 AM–6 PM

Sat, October 26 | 10 AM–6 PM
+ 10 AM-2 PM adoptable dogs visit us from Lawrence Humane Society
bring an item from their Wish List to receive a free book

Sun, October 27 | 12–4 PM

Get your shelves ready for winter hibernation without busting your budget. All books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks are priced $2 and under. We’ve got an entire room filled with books for babies, kids, and young adults.

This is our last major sale of the year, so don’t miss your chance to support the programs and services our library provides.

Book Sale Shelves
Childrens Room
Outside

What to expect

  • Over 64,000 book store-quality books organized by genre/ subject
  • An entire room of children’s books
  • CDs, DVDs and audiobooks organized by genre
  • Bags and boxes to get your treasures home
  • Lots of volunteers to help you find that perfect book
  • Easy payment options: cash, check, charge and Apple Pay

Easy Pricing

$2 Hardcovers

$1 Paperbacks & Graphic Novels

50¢ Mass Markets & Comics

$1 CDs, DVDs, Video Games & Puzzles

$2 Audio books

$1 Children’s & Young Adult Hardcovers

50¢ Children’s & Young Adult Paperbacks & Board Books

Fiction (alphabetized by author)

  • Historical Fiction
  • International Fiction
  • Mystery
  • Romance
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
  • Thriller
  • Westerns

Nonfiction (organized and sub-categorized)

  • Antiques & Collectibles
  • Big & Beautiful (Coffee-Table Books)
  • Biography
  • Biology
  • Economics & Business
  • Classics
  • Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Communication, Linguistics & Oratory
  • Computers
  • Cookbooks
  • Crafts & Home Improvement
  • Drama
  • Ecology & Nature
  • Education & Teacher’s Resources
  • Engineering & Mathematics
  • Ethnic Studies
  • World Languages & ESL
  • Games & Puzzles
  • Gardening & Agriculture
  • Genealogy
  • History (World, US & Military)
  • Journalism
  • Kansas & Regional
  • Law
  • Literary Criticism & Anthologies
  • Love & Relationships
  • Music, Dance, Arts & Entertainment
  • New Age & Occult
  • Parenting & Caregiving
  • Pets & Animals
  • Philosophy & Ethics
  • Photography
  • Physical Sciences (Astronomy, Chemistry, Geology, Physics)
  • Poetry
  • Politics & Current Affairs
  • Self-Help, Fitness & Nutrition
  • Short Stories
  • Social Sciences (Archaeology, Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology)
  • Sports & Games
  • Study Guides, Test Prep & Reference
  • Travel
  • True Crime
  • Women’s Studies
  • Writing: Grammar & Style

Questions? Contact Angela Hyde at 785-843-3833 ×149, or by email at ahyde@lplks.org.