The Newberry Library will hold the 35th Annual Book Fair late next month, from Thursday, July 25, 2019 through Sunday, July 28, 2019. It will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Over 135,000 second-hand books will be offered for sale in seventy categories, including fiction, cooking, children’s literature, collectibles, and foreign languages. Admission is free. Many books will be $3 or less. Sunday will be Half-Price Day. All books at the Newberry Book Fair are donated. Proceeds help defray the cost of operating The Newberry Library, which is an independent research library dedicated to the humanities.
The address of The Newberry Library is 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois 60610. It sits across from Washington Square Park.