Book Sale

The GIANT Book Sale – 2017

Salt Spring Literacy’s 11th Annual Giant Book Sale is just around the corner!

An estimated 25,000 good-quality, cleaned books will be laid out in 40+ categories at the Salt Spring Farmers’ Institute on Rainbow Road on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17, 18, 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 Pricing of books is as follows:

Mass-market paperbacks — $1

Trade (better quality) paperbacks + hardcovers — $2

Children’s & youth books — 50 cents to $2

Unique or collectible books — specially priced

All purchases brought to the cashiers after 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 19 are by donation.

 Preview Event

The night before the sale, Thursday, Nov. 16, is the Giant Book Sale Preview Event for Salt Spring Literacy Society members. A one-year $10 membership lets you peruse the books and jewellery and purchase your two favourites of each, enjoy wine and appys, get a chance to win a gift basket door prize, enjoy guest author Derek Lundy and celebrate the Salt Spring Rotary Club’s $2,500 contribution to Salt Spring Literacy. The event runs from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Farmers’ Institute.

 Thank you to our book donors, volunteers, sponsors and supporters! See you at the sale!

book drop off