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 (New lower price!)
- DVDs & audiobooks: $2.00 each
- VHS tapes: 25¢ each (New lower price!)
- 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
May 1 – 3
July 17 - 19
October 16 - 18
Each sale is held at First ARP Church gym, 201 East White Street, Rock Hill
Friends members’ night: Thursday, 5-8 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. - 3 p.m.
On-Going Book Sales
Donated books are also sold year-round at the Main Library in Rock Hill, the York Public Library, the Fort Mill Public Library, and the Clover Public Library. Books are in excellent, "gently used" condition, with most priced in the $4-5 range. This includes titles for adults and children, including autographed and large print copies, videos, and audio books.