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Two-Day Book Sale at Books Among Friends October 5–6

Event: Book Sale

Dates & Times: Saturday, October 5
Members only*: 10 a.m. –12 noon
*Memberships for sale at the door and online at
Open to the public: 12 noon–4 p.m.

Sunday, October 6
$10 bag sale open to the public: 1–4 p.m.

Location: Books Among Friends, 1058 W. Club Blvd., Suite 252, Durham, NC 27701

Durham, NC – Already read Osha Gray Davidson’s The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South for Durham Reads Together and looking for your next read? Find great books at the next big book sale at Books Among Friends October 5–6 and help support the Friends of the Durham Library, a nonprofit that helps Durham County Library fund programs, services, and materials. Books Among Friends is inside Northgate in Suite 252. Enter the mall at entrance 8 between Plato’s Closet and Foot Locker, turn left, and Books Among Friends is the last storefront on the left before you reach the former Sears.

On Saturday, hardbacks are $3, trade paperbacks are $2, small paperbacks are 50 cents, and children’s books are 25 cents to $1. AV materials are $1 to $4, and special books are priced as marked. The sale is open to the public starting at 12 noon. For early access starting at 10 a.m., purchase an annual individual membership ($15) or family membership ($25) at the door or online at

On Sunday, all items, regardless of their original prices, can be part of a $10 bag. The bag sale is truly a bargain. A half-bag is $5, and items amounting to less than a half-bag are half their original prices. Fill as many bags as you want!

Questions? Email, call 919-695-3505, or visit

The Friends of the Durham Library, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering the goals of Durham County Library. Its mission is to raise and expend funds for materials, services, and programs not normally provided for in the library’s operating budget.




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