There’s something about book sales. I’m so addicted to used books and love visiting rummage sales that include books. Chances are, they’re super cheap, and you never know what you might find. I recently visited an awesome sale which prompted me to reflect on some of the reasons why I love attending book sales and buying used books.
Here are some reasons why I love book sales:
1. You can meet cool people who love to read, just like you. I recently went to a book sale and met a super nice lady who’s been reading since she was a child-just like me! She was destashing a bunch of books because she literally had thousands and wanted to gain some extra Christmas money. She was such a kind lady, and because she was from my general area, we had things to talk about. I even learned interesting things I didn’t know. I loved her sale because all of the books were .50 cents each, and she had tons of vintage children’s books which is right up my alley! She used to attend auctions and had some very rare books too.
2. You can save lots of money! It’s no surprise that books are expensive. By getting them used, you pay a fraction of the price. As you can see in the picture, I bought all of these for .50 cents each. Most are hardcover and over $10 to buy new. Just look at the money I saved! Continue reading “Why I Love Book Sales…”