Announcing our Spring 2022 Book Sale

After a two year hiatus, Friends of the Memphis Library is once again having a book sale and we’ve got more books than ever! Come by the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library and stock up on great reads, records and CDs, DVDs, magazines, and more. Items priced $2 or less.

Dates and Times

Thur., April 28, 4-7 PM – Members-only Preview Sale
Fri., April 29, 12-7 PM
Sat., April 30, 10 AM-5 PM
Sun., May 1, 12-2 PM – $5 Bag Sale

The sale will take place at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Avenue in Meeting Rooms A-C on the left side of the atrium.

The sale will begin with a preview sale for Friends members on Thursday, April 28, from 4 PM – 7 PM. If you are not a member or your membership has lapsed, you’ll be able to sign up at the door or you can sign up today at

Then join us Friday afternoon until 7 PM and Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM for the regular sale hours. Book shelves and tables will be replenished with new stock throughout the sale so be sure to check back multiple times to find that elusive title or your next favorite read.

And we are excited to announce that we will have a $5 bag sale on Sunday from noon to 2 PM where you’ll be able to take home a paper bag with as many titles as you can fit for just $5 (and we’ll provide the bags).

We can’t wait to see you again for what is always our favorite event of the year.