Hot Deals at the Friends' Big Bag Book Sale

Wednesday, July 5, 2023

Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library's Big Bag Book Sale on July 20 through 22


#The Summer's Hottest Book Sale Begins July 20!

The Friends of the Jacksonville Public Library's (FJPL) Big Bag Book Sale will be back on July 20-22 with fabulous deals on books, movies, audiobooks, records, jigsaw puzzles, and more. The bookstore is located at the University Park Branch Library at 3435 University Blvd. N.

#Become a member! 

FJPL members get BOGO on any store item all year long and first access and special pricing during the Big Bag Sale. If you want to become a member, you can purchase your membership at the door for $20; it is good through December 31, 2023.  Proceeds from the memberships and book sales support and enhance programs and services at the Jacksonville Public Library.

Book Sale Details:

#Thursday, July 20, 4 - 8 p.m.

  • Members Only Night! 
  • Buy one paper bag of books for $12 and get one FREE. Bags will be provided by the Friends.

#Friday, July 21, 4 - 8 p.m. and Saturday, July 22, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

  • Members:  Buy one bag of books for $15 and get one FREE.
  • Non-members:  Buy two paper bags for $15 each, get your third bag FREE. 
  • Bags will be provided by the Friends. 

Even if you are not looking for great deals on books, you can support the sale in other ways!  Donate your gently used books, movies, audiobooks, CDs, records, and similar items at the Friends' bookstore or any Jacksonville Public Library location.  To find more information on the Big Bag Book sale, visit is external)

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