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

Exhibition

Autour du Monde Francophone

Member Photo Exhibit of the Francophonie

From Mar 1, 2019 To Mar 31, 2019

Show us the Francophone world through your eyes! Submit your favorite travel photo of the French-speaking world for display during Francophonie month this March.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019 6:00 PM To 7:30 PM

Event Sold Out.Members, join us for an educational workshop on French travel phrases and vocabulary. Great for beginners!

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019 6:00 PM To 7:30 PM

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

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