Friends Bookshop

Friends Bookshop

Buy in the Library

The Friends Bookshop, located in the Downtown and Sunset Chandler Libraries, features hardback and paperback books for everyday low prices and special sales throughout the year.

Two for Tuesday – all books 50% off every Tuesday

Clearance Sale – all books 75% off on select dates at the Sunset and Downtown Libraries.

  • January 4 – 9, 2023
  • March 1 – 6, 2023
  • May 3 – 8, 2023
  • July 5 – 10, 2023
  • September 6 – 11, 2023
  • November 1 – 6, 2023

Pop-up Sales – When the Friends feature special collections, priced as marked. 

  • February 1 –14, 2023 – Movies, Music and More
  • March 15 – 28, 2023 – Children’s Books
  • May 31 - June 13, 2023 – Children’s Book Sale
  • August 2 – 15, 2023 – Movies, Music and More
  • October 11 – 24, 2023 – Vintage Books
  • November 29 – December 12, 2023 – Holiday and Children’s Books

Book Donations

Following in the historical footsteps of the initial library collection, Friends of Chandler Public Library relies on book and media donations from the community. These donations become part of a very important fundraising effort in the form of used book sales.

Books, DVDs/Blu-ray, CDs, and Vinyl can be donated at any of the four Chandler Library locations, anytime the Library is open.

Please view our donation guidelines.

We accept:

  • Adult and children’s hardback and paperback books
  • Audio CDs
  • DVDs
  • Blu-ray Discs
  • Current issues (within the past 12 months) of popular magazines
  • Video Games

We do not accept:

  • Water-damaged, mildewed, musty, strong-smelling or soiled books
  • Damaged books (torn/loose pages, broken spines, missing pages/covers etc.) needing repair
  • Scratched/unplayable CDs or DVDs
  • Readers Digest Condensed Books
  • National Geographic magazine
  • Computer software
  • Cassette tapes
  • Videotapes
  • Loose CDs, DVDs, etc. without their original cases
  • Home-recorded (aka burned) CDs, DVDs, etc.
  • Non-book or media items (e.g. toys, calendars, cards, puzzles, etc.)

Book donations are tax deductible. Receipts for tax purposes are available.

Please bring donations inside any library location during regular open hours. If you have several boxes of items, please ask the techno clerk in the lobby about the use of a book cart.

Buy Online

Not able to make it to the library for one of our booksales? Support Chandler Public Library by purchasing used books on Amazon. You can also help support the library by shopping at our Ebay shop. Click the buttons below to begin shopping.


Interested in volunteering at the library?
Interested in volunteering at the library?
Back to Top