The Friends Bookstore

About Our Bookstore

The Friends Bookstore in the library lobby carries an assortment of gently used books for children, teens and adults at afforadble prices. Thanks to our donors, we also have the ability to stock a variety of puzzles, DVD's, audio, tote bags, magazines and various library related materials.

The Bookstore is the basis for the revenue of the Friends of the Englewood Charlotte Library. The funds are used to support the programs and projects of our organization. If you haven't visited the Friends Bookstore yet, you are in for a treat!

Donation Guidelines

The Friends of the Englewood Charlotte Library thank all those who support us by donating materials to our book store. We greatly appreciate donations of:

  • Clean/gently used hard cover books
  • Clean/gently used paper back books
  • Clean/gently used childrens books
  • Magazines
  • Puzzles
  • DVD's
  • CD's

It has been determined by those on the board, overseeing the operation of the book store, that, due to limited shelving and storagespace, we are not able to accept the following types of books:

  • Text books & encyclopedias
  • Reader’s Digest Condensed
  • Hymnals, prayer books or sheet music
  • Financial
  • Medical
  • Instructional (How to books)
  • Books in foreign languages
  • Coffee Table Books (of any kind)
  • Outdated travel books
  • VHS Tapes

Bookstore Hours


Monday - Friday:
  10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday:
  10:00 am - 1:00 pm