Book & Media Sales

Look for Ed and the Friends of East Pennsboro Library's Hooked on Books used book and media sale on the ground floor of the East Pennsboro Township Municipal Building. From 9 am until 3 pm every Tuesday and Thursday and third Fridays, hundreds of gently used books and media at great prices fill the rooms and the hallway! The Friends of East Pennsboro Library is a 501(c)(3) organization. All proceeds benefit East Pennsboro Branch Library.


Hardbacks $1
Paperbacks 50 cents
Children's Books 25 cents
DVDs $1
Audiobooks $1
Music CDs $1

You may drop off donations in the library during library hours. Please do not bring in more than a few boxes or bags at a time. Library staff will not be able to bring donations inside for you. On Tuesdays and Thursdays between 9am and 3pm, Ed should be available to help bring donations inside. Please do not leave donations outside, and please do not put them in our book or media drops.

The golden rule when considering a donation is “Would I give this to a friend?”

The donations appreciated are:

  • children’s books
  • teen books
  • hardcover fiction or non-fiction
  • media in working condition, such as DVDs, music CDs, books on CD
  • mass market paperbacks (in “like new” condition copyright 1980 or newer)
  • trade (large) paperbacks
  • large print books


Please do not donate items that:

  • are moldy, dirty, or water-damaged
  • have an odor
  • have damaged or missing pages
  • have excessive highlighting or markings

Materials that would be better donated to another charity of your choice:

  • Academic journals
  • Activity books
  • Advanced Readers copy
  • Cassettes
  • Dictionaries and thesauri
  • Directories
  • Encyclopedias
  • Harlequin romance paperbacks
  • LP records
  • Magazines
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
  • Telephone books
  • Textbooks
  • VHS tapes


Page Updated

July 05, 2023