I found three books today, on anthropology, chaos theory, and evolution. I love finding good books at the thrift store. There was a sale for half off books, so I'm going to go again on Friday to see if I can find some more. A few days ago, I found a few science fiction books as well. I'm hoping to find some more non-fiction. I can spend over an hour looking for something good.
I love thrift store book shopping! Six years ago, I went about six months with no television. I read like a fiend. Couldn't afford bookstores at the time, but thrift stores and the library kept me between the pages every free minute!
I don't have tv, for like six or seven years now. I love reading more anyway. I haven't read a real book for a while now though I prefer real books to ebooks by far.
My grandmother and I always go to Goodwill to look for books first. We find the best deals there on some really great books. Some even have days when the books are on special or marked half off. I love it!! It's great for two book worms like us.
Yeah, it's the best. I buy myself a couple of books I think I'll like then I wrap them and give them to myself as Christmas presents from my kids. I'm like, "I love this book you got me!"
The second-hand book shop in my town closed yesterday. I am absolutely devastated.What am I to do now? Where will I get my fix?
by CraftingTime 5 years ago
What are some items that you would not purchase from a thrift store or yard sale?
by bankscottage 5 years ago
Do you shop at a thrift store?There are all kinds of reasons to shop at a thrift store. Some do because they are frugal, you can get something used at a good price that would otherwise be very expensive new. Some like the idea of recycling or supporting the cause of the non-profit...
by Linda Bilyeu 6 years ago
What is your most memorable purchase from a thrift store?
by Dreamer at heart 6 years ago
What is the best item you found in a thrift store or yard sale?
by ElleBee 6 years ago
Do you have any tips for marketing a thrift store?I manage a thrift store, and I am wondering if you have any tips on marketing. We have a low (read: essentially zero) marketing budget, but I still need to get more people in the door. Currently we use Facebook, word of mouth, and...
by Christin Sander 3 years ago
What is the best second hand shop or thrift store in your area?I live in Illinois. I know a lot of attention is given to Goodwill and Salvation Army stores and I'm happy to support them, but they have really gotten more expensive. There are a couple of "mom and pop" thrift stores...
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