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Book Sale, September 28-30, 2018

From Friday, September 28 through Sunday, September 30, 2018, we will hold our 46th annual fall book sale. Thousands of books will be for sale in the Library's Community Room. Seasonal holiday books will also be available in this book sale. (We are not planning a December sale this year.) Like our June, 2018 sale, this book sale will be open on Friday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., in addition to the usual Saturday and Sunday hours. On Friday and Saturday, hard-cover and trade paperbacks are priced at $1.00 and mass-market paperbacks are 50 cents each. Sunday is Bargain Day; all items are half-price and a brown bag of books is $8.00. In addition, individually-priced books in the Friends' Book Shop will be half the marked prices beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Friday and continuing on Saturday and Sunday.

One Book, One Community Read - Life, Animated, September, 2018

Join us this September to discuss this year's One Book, One Community Read! This year's title is Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism by local author Ron Suskind! Events will kick off on Wednesday, September 5 with our keynote speaker, Laura Kessel, a speech-language pathologist and an augmentative and alternative communication specialist for the Public Schools of Brookline. Book Discussions will be held on September 6, 9, 13, and 18. The film Life, Animated based on the book will be shown on Sunday, September 16.