Annual Book Sale

in partnership with the Buda Public Library

Now at the City Municipal Complex: More room to browse and more parking, too!

Just in time for the holidays! Shop a wide variety of gently used books for incredibly low prices while supporting the Buda Library and enjoying BudaFest!

November 30 and December 1-2:

  • *Members Preview Sale: Friday, November 30 from 5-8 pm

  • General Public: Saturday, December 1 from 10 am - 6 pm and Sunday, December 2 from 11 am - 4 pm

*New memberships and annual renewals accepted at the door.

Book dealers welcome with a $60 donation.


Do I need to be a member of the Friends of the Library to attend the sale?
Only the Preview Sale requires membership. Memberships may be purchased and renewed at the door during the Preview Sale November 30 from 5-8 pm.  

How much are books and materials (DVDs, CDs, etc) at the sale?

  • Fill a bag of books and materials for $5.

  • Specialty books as priced.

Do I need to bring my own bags? No. Plastic bags are provided.

What forms of payment do you accept?
We only accept cash and checks. Please note all sales are final.

Where do the items in the sale come from?
Items are donated throughout the year by community members. The library donates items which have been pulled from circulation.

Do you sell children's books?
Yes. This is a popular section so we suggest you shop early!

Where is the book sale held? The sale will be held in the Multipurpose Room of the City Municipal Complex, 405 Loop St.

Is parking available at the City Municipal Complex? Yes.

Where do proceeds from the sale go?
ALL proceeds benefit the Buda Public Library. Your purchase helps support library programs and services and is an investment in our community!

What happens to the books at the end of the sale?
Materials are donated to local organizations and nonprofits.

Can I donate books during the sale?
We welcome your donations before and after the sale. Books can be donated throughout the year at the Buda Library.

Can I volunteer at the sale?
Yes! We’ll need help unpacking boxes and sorting books in preparation for the book sale. Some light lifting required. Sign up for a shift.