For the very best selection for our Annual Book Sale, you will want to attend the Pre-Sale. The Pre-Sale will run from 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM on Sunday, February 16 in the East Lobby, Room 126, and Room 131 of the iSchool. The sale will feature thousands of new children's books for youth ages birth through high school. The titles available represent the full spectrum of children's publishing in fiction and nonfiction: board books, picture books, easy and transitional readers, chapter books, series fiction, novels, activity books and kits, nonfiction series, mass-market paperbacks, and more. Paperback books are $1 or $2 each, hardcover books are $5 each, with other items priced as marked. All proceeds support the Center for Children's Books(CCB) and The Bulletin of The Center for Children's Books.
Reservations are required to attend the Pre-Sale. Tickets are $20 per attendee. Please email the Center for Children's Books or call us at (217) 244-9331 for more information about the Book Sale or to register for the Pre-Sale. Ticket reservations will be accepted Monday, January 27 at 10:00 AM through Monday, February 10 at 4:00 PM.