Upcoming Book Sales

Summer 2019 Book Sale

July 11–14

Thursday, Members Only Night

Join at the door for $10!

  • July 11 | 5–7 PM

Friday–Sunday, Open to the public

  • July 12 | 10 AM–6 PM
  • July 13 | 10 AM–6 PM
  • July 14 | 12–4 PM

Grab the hottest titles at the Friends of the Lawrence Public Library’s Summer Book Sale. Our shelves are full of all the books, CDs, DVDs and audiobooks you need to get you through the dog days of summer.

All titles are priced $2 and under, so support your library and stock your shelves on the cheap!

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

Sun, October 27 | 12–4 PM

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 Pricing

$2 Hardcovers

$1 Paperbacks & Graphic Novels

50¢ Mass Markets & Comics

$1 CDs, DVDs, Video Games & Puzzles

$2 Audio books

50¢ 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.