Buy books that ‘go back all the way to the 80s’ at Macon’s Old Book Sale

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Buy books that ‘go back all the way to the 80s’ at Macon’s Old Book Sale

Customers browse the humor section at the Friends of the Library Macon book sale in 2018. Photo credit: Friends of the Library Macon

Customers browse the humor section at the Friends of the Library Macon book sale in 2018. Photo credit: Friends of the Library Macon

Customers browse the humor section at the Friends of the Library Macon book sale in 2018. Photo credit: Friends of the Library Macon

Customers browse the humor section at the Friends of the Library Macon book sale in 2018. Photo credit: Friends of the Library Macon

For more than 50 years, Macon community members have been donating books for the semi-annual Old Book Sale hosted by Friends of the Library Macon. This year, 90 percent of the books that are being sold have been donated.

“(Macon) seems to be a community of readers, because we get wonderful donations just from from local people and always have, in all kinds of categories,” said Joan Deegan, co-chair. book sale.

The sale, October 25-27, will offer more than 50 categories of books including history, performing arts, horror, and supernatural, as well as religion and lots of cookbooks.

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