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Book Sales

Twice a year, in the fall and spring, the Friends of the CCBC hold book sales. Gently used books withdrawn from the CCBC's Current Collection , and older titles that have been weeded from other CCBC collections, are sold. All proceeds support the work of the CCBC and related activities.

The next Friends of the CCBC Book Sale will be held on Saturday, March 1, 2014,, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Room 4207 Helen C. White Hall (Library School Commons) on the UW-Madison Campus (600 N. Park Street).

The sale will feature hundreds of new and gently used children's and young adult books, including hardcover trade, formula nonfiction, paperback reprints, and more.

Bargains Galore! Novel Pricing!

  • $2 Hardcover fiction  for for EVERYONE!  ($1 if you buy 5 or more)
    (includes novels for children, tweens and teens; excludes picture books, non-fiction, and beginning readers)
  • $2 Paperbacks! (all types)  ($1 for Friends of the CCBC members*)
  • $4 Hardcover Picture Book, Non-Fiction and Beginning Readers 
    ($3 for all Friends of the CCBC members*)
  • Most older books (c2006 or earlier) are just $1 a BAG!

*Anyone can join the Friends of the CCBC at the door. (Membership rates)

Cash, checks, or institutional purchase orders (please bring tax exempt number) are welcome.

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