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Bookstore News October 11 - 14

If you are interested in reading about WWII or now somebody that is - come down and check out the great selection of WWII history books we currently have. These are hard cover books in great condition and most are priced at a dollar or two.

Bookstore News September 20 - 23

This week our Large Print Sale continues...and...on Saturday all DVDs, CDs, and Audio Books on CD will be on sale. DVDs will be sale priced at $1.00, Audio Books - $1.00 and CDs only 50 cents.

Bookstore News September 13 - 16

Large Print Sale this week.

Give your eyes a rest - read large print. We have lots of great large print, hard cover & paperback, fiction on sale this week. Buy these great reads two for a dollar - that's only 50 cents each!

Sale & more - September 4 - 9

Book lovers and friends of Friends of KPL - we'd like to ask you to hold off bringing in donations this week. As you now know we are holding our annual Fall Bag-of-Books Sale this Saturday (9/2) and time, space, and effort need to be redirected from processing donations to preparing for the sale. Thank you and we hope to see you on Saturday!

Bag-of-Books Sale Coming Soon (9/9/17)

Our next Bag-of-Books Sale is scheduled for Saturday, September 9.  

It will be held in Central library on the 3rd floor and run from 9:00 – 3:30.

After 15 years we have inched prices ever so slightly up.
Books will be 20₵ each and a bag full of books will cost only $3.00.

We encourage you to bring your own sturdy reusable bag.

You will be able to find fiction, science fiction, romance, large print,
children’s books, assorted nonfiction, as well as CDs, DVDs, VHS, and audio books.

Mark your calendar now!

Hiring Associate Bookstore Manager

We are looking for someone to become our new Associate Bookstore Manager. This will be a part time (20 hour/week) position. Here’s our check list for some of the qualities we think would make a great manager:

  • Loves books and enjoys people
  • Keeps up with timely topics
  • Interested in what others are reading
  • Team player but willing to make decisions
  • Good organizational skills
  • Can be interrupted and keep smiling

That’s a good a start. Customer service and retail experience would be helpful. If you think this sounds like you and you’re interested in the position click on the link below. Send us the completed application, your resume and references.

Visit the KPL Jobs at the Library page for details.

DVD, CD, Audion Book Sale Saturday -7/29/17

1/2 price Sale on all DVDs, CDs, and Audio Books this Saturday (tomorrow) 7/29 in the Friends Bookstore, lower level Central Library. Store hours are 10 – 4.

Watch for here for notifications if you are interested in getting DVDs, CDs, and audio books at sale prices. If supply continues to exceed available space we may be holding end-of-the month audio visual sales.

DVD Sale Saturday, July 1 in the Bookstore

This Saturday (July 1) all DVDs normally priced at $2.50 and all audio books on CD (normally $2.00) will be on sale for $1.00 each! We're putting out extra carts of DVDs and lots of refills for audio books, so the selection will be great!

Bookstore News June 21 - 24

 Great deals on children's books this week! Select books 2 for $1.00!

Bookstore News June 7 - 10

We're having an Inventory Clearance Sale on older volumes of fiction by popular authors. If you've thought about adding to your collection or filling in a set of a favorite author, now is the time. This sale includes hard cover volumes of many (select) popular fiction author, like Patterson, Grisham, Clancy, Ludlum, Grafton, Cornwell and others. These books are priced 4 for a dollar! Even we don't sell hard covers at that price very often!