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College Students & Parents — Save Up to 90% OFF Textbooks PLUS Get FREE Amazon PRIME for 6-Months

A reminder tip from our readers: We regularly hear from parents that if you have college-bound kids, Amazon’s deals on textbooks are the way to go & will help you save a bundle ~ definitely worth checking out! Plus you can take advantage of Amazon’s free perks and free 2-day shipping just for college students with their 6 months of FREE Amazon Student Prime offer, (this is a GREAT deal, as it’s normally $99 for 12 months of Amazon Prime 2-day shipping and online movie/TV streaming benefits). 

Here’s the scoop…

 

Save a Bundle This Semester on Textbooks

Amazon is offering college students FREE Prime 2-day shipping on all purchases of textbooks (and the millions of other things that Amazon sells), and enrollment is FREE to students for 6 months!

Plus, Amazon offers a variety of options to help you save on college textbooks:

  • Amazon’s Textbook store.  Find thousands of college textbook titles available up to 40% OFF new bookstore prices and up to 90% OFF used textbooks.
  • 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 up to 80% off 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 the book and can extend or buy at anytime.

Details, details
What:  College students can sign up here for the FREE Amazon
Student Two-Day Shipping & other Prime benefits (learn more here).  Get more information about Amazon’s Textbook store 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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Books, CDs and More as Low as 50 Cents — Friends Of The Fort Worth Library Sale

Book lovers — be sure and make time for the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library twice a year sale — April 22-24 & May 7. During this bargain basement public sale, you’ll be able to choose from thousands of preloved fiction and non-fiction books, audio books, children’s books, music CDs, and more. There are always GREAT deals to be found at this sale (most items are priced between $0.50 and $1.50), and because all proceeds benefit the Fort Worth library system, all purchases will be tax-free as well!

Here’s the scoop…

Public Sale ($1 admission; children and members free)
Friday, April 22,  9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 23,  9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

$15 “All You Can Fit in a Box” Sale (boxes provided)
Sunday, April 24, 
9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Garage Sale, Plus $15 All You Can Fit in a Box Sale (boxes provided)
Fixtures and gift items from the warehouse will be sold and there will be another $15 a box day on remaining books.
Saturday, May 7, 
9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where:  The Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library sale is located at 5314 and 5318 Trail Lake Drive ~ three doors north of the Friends Book Store in the Wedgwood Village Shopping Center (South on Trail Lake Drive, off Loop 820).

Other helpful tidbits: Along with cash, 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 Library Biannual Book Sale.

 

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HOT $5 Magazine Subscription Sale — Southern Living, Cooking Light, Real Simple, Sports Illustrated Kids, Golf, and Many More

FOR A VERY LIMITED TIME: Amazon is hosting a fantastic $5 magazine subscription sale for the next few days — just in time for stocking stuffers & gift giving!  Here are some popular titles that qualify,  including a rare 12-month subscription to Southern Living for only$5! :: Go here to see all the subscriptions discounted to $5

 

 

  

 

   

“Secret Sauce” Savings Tip:  Magazine purchases will work as a great filler to get the FREE Shipping when you spend $35 or more at Amazon. Add your magazine to your “cart” with any other small ticket items you might have, and pay for them in one transaction to get free shipping on your other item.  Learn more here.

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Starts Today — 40-50% OFF Half Price Bookstore Printable Coupons

Half Price Books Coupons 2015

Half Price Books is getting a head start on “Black Friday” savings with a nice set of printable coupons that offer up to 50% OFF extra savings this weekend. The coupons include:

  • 40% OFF one single item – November 6-7
  • 50% OFF one single item –  November 8

:: Find a Half Price Books Store near you, here

 

                                                   

Special Savings Tip For Teachers, Educators, and Librarians:
Did you know that teachers, librarians, and other educators can get a year-round 10% discount on everything at Half Price Books? Just fill out an Educator Discount application form at any Half Price Books store or apply online. Click here for more info (found under the Educators Discount link).

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

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Big Discounts On Books, CDs and More At Friends Of The Fort Worth Library Biannual Sale — Most Items .50 to $1.50

Booklovers — be sure and make time for the Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library Biannual Book Sale this weekend — October 23 to 25. 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 (most items are priced between $0.50 and $1.50), and because all proceeds benefit the Fort Worth library system, all purchases will be tax-free as well!

Here’s the scoop…

Public Sale ($1 admission; children and members free).
Friday, October 23,  9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 24,  9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

$15 All You Can Fit in a Box Sale (boxes provided).
Sunday, October 25, 
9 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where:  The Friends of the Fort Worth Public Library sale is located at 5318 Trail Lake Drive (three doors north of the Friends Book Store) in the Wedgwood Village Shopping Center (South on Trail Lake Drive, off Loop 820).

Other helpful tidbits: Along with cash, 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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40% OFF “Win or Lose, I Love You” Book by Lysa TerKeurst — Release Week SPECIAL PRICE

This week, save 40% on the new book from Lysa Terkeurst that teaches your child that their value is tied to who they are, not how they perform…

RELEASE WEEK SALE for Lysa TerKeurst’s latest children’s book that teaches “Win or lose, one thing that’s true . . . No matter what, I love you!”

Regularly $15.99, the book is discounted to $9.20 this week.

Competition can bring out the worst in us, but it can also be an opportunity to learn impactful life lessons! That’s why it’s so important for kids to understand how to handle winning and losing!

“Win or Lose, I Love You” by Lysa TerKeurst will show your child that, no matter what, their value is tied to who they are, not how they play!

:: Release Week Sale– Get your copy today for $9.20 or learn more about the book here.

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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 to Dallas…

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! There is more than 100,000 square feet of books, music, movies and more 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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