The popular FAL Used Book Sale happens three times a year: spring, summer, and fall. Exact dates will be announced in the monthly email newsletter (sign up here) and on our website’s home page. Come check out hundreds of used books in all genres including children’s books, fiction, memoir, cookbooks and more, plus DVDs, CDs, and archival-quality magazines. Right across the way is the FAL used bookstore, Books For Friends, which is always open during the Book Sales, and of course, The Friends Café, where you can enjoy a treat while looking through your purchases. 

When: Spring, Summer, Fall
Location: Alameda Free Library Main Branch, 1550 Oak Street, Stafford Room

No charge for entry.
Cash, Checks, Credit Cards Accepted


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Donate Books

Our sales depend on generous donors like you. For details on when and how to donate, click here.