Ames Free Library

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Friends Book Sale Room

The Friends Book Sale Room is a hidden gem!

Located in Queset House (51 Main Street, North Easton - take the right-hand driveway when arriving at the Library), it offers a huge collection of gently used books to suit any interest for both adults and children. The Book Sale Room is open during Queset House's normal hours of operation: 1:00 to 8:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Purchases are made on the honor system. Payment may be placed in the brown drop box. We thank you!

For the safety of our visitors and volunteers while visiting or dropping off donations, please adhere to all posted health guidelines while inside Queset House and the Book Sale Room.


Book Room Prices:

Hardcover Books $2.00
Paperback Books $1.00

Children's Books

  • Hardcover $1.00
  • Paperback $.50

Audio books $3.00
Movies/DVDs $2.00
Specialty books are Priced individually




Every Saturday, during Queset House's regular operating hours of 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., we welcome donations of gently used books in excellent condition at the Book Sale Room. Sales of high-quality books help us support the library.

Books in poor condition will not be accepted. Please note our criteria:

  • Due to space limitations, donations are limited to no more than 25 books per donor

  • No dust, mold, stained or torn pages, or notes in the margins. If you wouldn’t buy it, please don’t donate it!

  • No textbooks, magazines, encyclopedias, dictionaries, or CDs

  • Never leave books outside the building

To donate more than 25 books in excellent condition, please contact the Friends at to make an appointment. Many thanks for your understanding. 

For books that do not meet our criteria, you might try More Than Words (617-674-5555), which offers curbside pickup by appointment.

Interested in joining the Friends? Find out more here!