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Love to read? Huge SLO book sale will offer great deals on 24,000 titles

Mountains of books for sale from SLO Friends of the Library

Volunteers sort donated books in preparation for the San Luis Obispo Friends of the Library 40th annual Book Sale on March 7, 8, and 9 at the Veterans Memorial Building. Most books are $1.25 per inch.
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Volunteers sort donated books in preparation for the San Luis Obispo Friends of the Library 40th annual Book Sale on March 7, 8, and 9 at the Veterans Memorial Building. Most books are $1.25 per inch.

Reading entertainment will be priced with a ruler at the 40th annual Friends of the Library Book Sale this week.

Experienced shoppers bring sturdy bags to browse the more than 24,000 titles at the largest book sale on the Central Coast.

Books, music and movies are featured, with books priced at $1.25 per inch and CDs and DVDs at $2 each.

The sale will run Thursday to Saturday at the San Luis Obispo Veterans Hall, 801 Grand Ave.

Thursday’s sale is for members only. Memberships can be purchased at the door for $10 individual or $20 family.

Hours are noon to 8 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

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David Middlecamp is a photojournalist and third-generation Cal Poly graduate who has covered the Central Coast region since the 1980s. A career that began developing and printing black-and-white film now includes an FAA-certified drone pilot license. He also writes the history column “Photos from the Vault.”


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