DOTHAN, Ala (WDHN)— Get ready bookworms, it’s time to treat your ‘shelf’ to a ten-day book sale extravaganza hosted by the Friends of the Library in Dothan! This is a chance to find hidden gems among the magical pages of a book.

This sale will include new and gently used fiction and nonfiction books ranging in a variety of subjects! Hardback books are $2.00 each and paperbacks are $1.00 each. All children’s books are 50¢ each. Vintage books, special books, and vinyl records are individually priced. DVDs, CDs, and various non-book items are also available.

The Friends of the Library will be hosting this event at the Westgate Recreation Center Gym, 501 Recreation Road, Dothan, Al.

Doors will open to the public starting Friday, October 21, and will run through Saturday, October 29.

All items will be half-price on October 26 and 27, and 25¢ each on October 28 and 29. All remaining items will be free on October 30.

Sale hours:

  • Weekdays: 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 2:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.

Current Friends of the Library members are invited to a preview sale on Thursday, October 20, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Anyone is welcome to become a member of Friends of the Library, with a fee of $5.00.

All proceeds from this event will go right back to the Dothan Houston County Library system.

For more information or to volunteer at the sale, contact or 334-796-1594.