What you'll find

Books on sale are generally donated books that we cannot keep, including classics, translations and any item we already have in our collections. There will be books for children available, but we encourage interested parties to come early as these items tend to go quickly!

The Library can keep purchased items on hold until the end of the event at 4:00 PM for those shopping in the Back Bay, but all items must be picked up day-of.

If you can't make it to the sale, we encourage you to peruse the selection of books for sale available year-round by the circulation desk (all at $1 per book); this selection is refreshed monthly.

Photos From Previous Book Sales

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 6:30 PM To 7:30 PM

Seeking opportunities to speak French? Join us online for our popular members-only conversation gathering.

Read More
Health & Fitness

Barre en français: April Sessions

Exercise your body and your vocabulary!

Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:30 AM To 10:30 AM

Improve your health and your vocabulary during our online barre classes in French!

Read More
Sunday, April 25, 2021 6:00 PM To 7:00 PM

Beat the winter blues with a new offering for 2021!

Read More