The Friends of the York County Library holds four book sales each year, in addition to several smaller specialized sales. More than 10,000 books for adults and children are included in every sale, as well as audio-visual materials. Materials are sorted by category and are priced as follows:
- Hardcover & softcover books for adults & children: $2.00 per inch, measuring the height of the book stack
- Mass-market paperbacks: 25¢ each
- DVDs & audiobooks: $2.00 each
- All materials are half price on Saturday.
All book sale proceeds benefit York County Library programs. Call (803) 981-5837 for more information. Read about one book collector’s trip to her first York County Library book sale! Check out her blog entries at Rock Hill Road Trip and I’m a Good Friend.
2014 Book Sale Dates
Quarterly Book Sales
Sales are held at First ARP Church gym, 201 E. White St., Rock Hill
Friends members’ night: Thursday, 4-7 p.m. For the best selection, become a Friend and shop early! Annual memberships available at the door, starting at $15 for individuals.
Public Sale: Friday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fiction Book Sales
Choose from hardcover and paperback fiction and children’s paperbacks, priced from 50˘ - $2.00.
September 25 - 26, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., York Public Library
November 6 – 7, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Clover Public Library
On-Going Book Sales
Donated books are also sold year-round at the Main Library in Rock Hill, and at the Clover, Fort Mill, Lake Wylie, and York Public Libraries. Books are in "gently used" condition and include titles for all ages, DVDs and audiobooks.