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Topic: where do you all go for books? I enjoy love inspired and all types of Chris

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Subject: where do you all go for books? I enjoy love inspired and all types of Chris
Date Posted: 7/29/2009 10:31 AM ET
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do you all go for books? I enjoy love inspired and all types of Christian romance?


Date Posted: 7/29/2009 10:51 PM ET
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 I can buy used books at Goodwill, and also our public libraries sell books

Date Posted: 7/29/2009 10:57 PM ET
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I get them at Goodwill, Salvation Army, other thrift stores, garage sales, library sales.  Pat

Date Posted: 7/29/2009 11:07 PM ET
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Books seem to come to me.   A lot of that is because I volunteer at a huge rummage sale. I used to volunteer at a couple book sales, but since I work full time now it's harder.  I have too many books anyway so probably good I don't get in early!

Date Posted: 7/29/2009 11:19 PM ET
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My g'ma belongs to a book club. When she finishes reading a book, she gives it to me to post. So, I have several Love Inspired and other similar books posted I got from her. I also go to charity sales and auctions and buy boxes of books at a time. Also, we have a great used bookstore.

Oh, and our library has a huge bi-annual book sale where lots of people donate books, and the sale lasts 4 days at a time. They are raising money to build a bigger library.

Date Posted: 7/30/2009 7:37 PM ET
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I have bought alot of books at Goodwill, ( paperback and hardback ) - and I have also bought books at a local DAV store.

Plus - some friends give me some of their books when they are done reading them.  :)

Date Posted: 7/30/2009 8:13 PM ET
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I don't read a lot of romance but other Christian fiction I like.  I will check out the Goodwill but I go a lot to Lifeway when they run sales, Books-a-Million has some really good books where you can buy 2 get 1 free (at least here they do).  I also shop online at Christianbooks.com and check out their bargain books.

I just bought two of the Sister Chick books for 99 cents each.  Got a Nancy Moser book for a quarter and another for fifty cents.  Their shipping isn't really outrageous either.

I don't do a lot of yard sales, need to but don't get up early enough to hit them on Saturdays.