Book bargain shoppers can stuff brown grocery bags (provided) full of books for just $5 a bag at the Friends of the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Bag Day Book Sale Sat., April 23 from 10am–4pm. This one-day sale includes both hardbound and paperback books on all topics including children’s, religion, health, large print, mystery, inspirational and suspense.
“For the scavenger in any family, our Bag Day Book Sale will lead to lots of literary discoveries at very little cost,” said Bobbie Pfeifer, Chandler Booktique manager.
The sale will be held in Marvin Auditorium, but shoppers will also find bargains at the Chandler Booktique, a used book and gift store. The Booktique is open everyday Monday through Thursday10 am until 8 pm, Friday 10 am until 5 pm, Saturday 10 am until 5 pm and Sunday 2 pm until 5 pm.
The Friends also operate an online bookstore of rare and collectible books. For online deals, log onto the Friends Amazon store.
Proceeds support the Friends of the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, which helps fund the library’s collections, facilities, technology and services.