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Big Discounts On Books, CDs and More At The Friends Of The Fort Worth Library Big Book Biannual Sale

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Be sure and put the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Biannual Book Sale on your calendar — October 18 (members only) and October 24 to 26. During this bargain basement public sale, you’ll be able to choose from thousands of fiction and non-fiction books, audio books, children’s books, music CDs, and moreBooks are always a GREAT deal at this sale, and because all proceeds benefit the Fort Worth library system, all purchases will be tax-free as well!  Here’s the scoop:

Details, Details

Members Only Sale (Held in the Bookstore)
50% OFF and tax-free sale at the bookstore.
Saturday, October 18, 9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Public Sale (Held in the Chapter 2 Annexes)
$1 admission; children and members free.
Friday, October 24,  9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 25,  9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

$15 All you can fit in a box (they will provide the boxes).
Sunday, October 26, 
Noon – 4:00 p.m.

Where:  The Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Book Store is
located at 5332 Trail Lake Drive, in the Wedgwood Village
Shopping Center (South on Trail Lake Drive, off Loop 820).  The Chapter 2 Annexes are located in the same shopping center as the bookstore in suite numbers 5318 and 5334.

Other helpful tidbits: MasterCard, Visa and Discover cards are accepted. All proceeds benefit the Fort Worth Library. To learn more, call the Friends Book Store, 817-346-2255.

::  Go here to learn more about the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Biannual Book Sale

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10 Columbus Day Sale Coupons Worth Checking Out — 50% OFF at Michael’s, 25% OFF at World Market & More

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Here’s a nice collection of savings coupons for Fort Worth and Dallas retailers, valid this week (and beyond in some cases)! 

Secret Sauce Savings Tip:  Note that you can print these out as many times as you need them, but typically you can only use one per store visit.  Read the “birdseed” for each coupon.

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$2 Half Price Bookstore Clearance Sale — This Weekend at Dallas Market Hall

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Book lovers, this is definitely worth the drive…

If the hope of fall weather is making you want to curl up with a good book, you might first want to head over to Half Price Books’ huge DFW-wide clearance sale at Dallas Market Hall this weekend.  Everything at the clearance sale will be $2! Choose from thousands of books from almost every genre, CDs, audio books, children’s books, magazines and gift items. This gigantic sale covers over 100,000 square feet at Dallas Market Hall with restocking daily.

Details, details
What: Click here
to learn more.
When: Friday to Sunday, October 3-5 only
Where:  Dallas Market Hall (North Hall), 2200 Stemmons Freeway

Please be sure to pass this along to any teachers you know who might benefit from the extra savings for their classrooms.

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Big Lots 20% OFF Entire Purchase This Weekend

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This weekend, Big Lots is offering a special 20% OFF your entire purchase deal. This is a great time to fill in the gap on your food pantry, personal care items, office/school supplies and other household items.

There are two different ways to get 20% Off at Big Lots this weekend:

  1. Saturday, October 4:  If you are a Buzz Club Rewards members you can get a head-start on saving 20%.  Show your rewards card at checkout after 2PM on Saturday to get the 20% OFF your entire purchase. You can easily  become a Buzz Club Member online for FREE, here.
  2.  Sunday, October 5:  Print out the 20% OFF coupon you’ll find here (no membership needed) and use it anytime during Big Lot’s Sunday store hours to get the 20% OFF your total purchase.

Find a Big Lots Store location near you, here.

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College Students: Save Up to 90% OFF Textbooks PLUS Get FREE 2-Day Shipping

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A tip from other readers:  If you have kids heading to school (or know someone who does), this is worth checking out, as we continue to hear from readers who tell us about the money they’ve saved on college books by ordering textbooks through this program. It‘s normally $79 for 12 months of Amazon “Prime” 2-day shipping benefits & this deal gets students 6 months of “Prime” shipping for FREE (with no other obligation which is nice)

This continues to get our pass-along worthy “seal of approval.”

    

Save a Bundle This Semester on Textbooks

Amazon is offering college students FREE 2-day shipping on all purchases of textbooks (and anything else that Amazon sells), and enrollment is FREE to students for 6 months!  Plus Amazon offers various other programs that will help you save on college costs including:

  • Amazon’s Textbook store.  Find thousands of college textbook titles  available ~ up to 30% OFF new bookstore prices and up to 90% OFF used textbooks ~ potentially saving hundreds of dollars on your book tab.
  • Kindle e-Textbook rental store. Take a look at Amazon’s Kindle Textbook Rental program which allows you to download your textbooks to a Kindle, iPad or just about any computer for 80% of the new book price.  Kindle textbooks can typically be rented for any length between 30 to 360 days – you pay only for the time you need and can extend or buy anytime.

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What:  College students can sign up here for the FREE Amazon
Student Two-Day Shipping on textbooks and more.  Learn more here.
When: 
FREE 2-Day shipping benefits will extend for 6 months from
the sign up date.
Who is Eligible:  Only students currently enrolled in a college or
university who have a valid .edu e-mail address to confirm their status
are eligible to take part in Amazon Student.

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$15 OFF Sherwin Williams and Pottery Barn Paint

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If you have a paint project on your radar, be sure and check out this nifty $15 OFF coupon from Pottery Barn & Sherwin Williams.  The Coupon is valid through July 15, 2014 and is usable on any paint or supply purchase of $75 or more from Sherwin-Williams.

::  Go here to get the coupon and learn more about this offer.

 

 

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$13 For Frozen, Monsters University and Other Disney Blu-Ray Titles

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Hurry over to Amazon’s Disney movie sale to see a long list of DVD & Blu-Ray titles on sale as low as $9 — for a limited time.

Save on various hit titles including, Frozen ($13 DVD), Ice Age ($9 Blu-Ray), The Pirate Fairy ($13 DVD ), Saving Mr. Banks ($13 DVD) and more. Go here (plus more here) to see the full list of family movie deals.

Here are some popular titles that qualify for the sale:

Frozen DVD Best Price  Pirate Fairy DVD Best Price  Monsters University Best Price DVD

Robots DVD Best Price  Saving Mr. Banks DVD  ICE Age Blu Ray DVD Best Price

Horton Hears a Who Blu Ray DVD Best Price  Mr. Popper's Penguins Best Price DVD  Rio 2 Deal Blu-Ray DVD Best Price

“Secret Sauce” Savings Tip:  Amazon prices can change often — you will not want to delay if you want this deal.  Also, be sure to verify the price before adding the item to your cart.

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