2014 Booksale & Festival of Reading!

The Booksale & Festival of Reading is scheduled for December 11-14, 2014.

The annual Booksale and Festival of Reading is held each year at the NC State Fairgrounds, Jim Graham Building. Information on prices, daily schedule and entertainment for children will be made available in the near future.


May 9-12, 2013 Highlights

Our 2013 event was one of our most successful sales to date drawing over 13,500 visitors over four days and offering over 400,000 books at discount prices. Family Day featured entertainment and activities for kids of all ages and was the busiest day of the sale with over 4,500 visitors.

Revenue: $130,000 from the actual event and $30,000 collected from vendors throughout the year
Most popular sales: science fiction, textbooks, children’s materials, cookbooks, crafts/ hobbies, audio books, large print and African-American
Inventory: 405,000 books
Volunteers: over 300 volunteers

For more information, contact askwcpl@wakegov.com.