If you love cookbooks, don't miss this special, one-day-only Friends of The Seattle Public Library book sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22 at Tavolàta Capitol Hill, 501 E. Pike St.

Hundreds of beautiful, donated cookbooks will be available with a variety of topics and cuisines. All cookbooks will be individually priced starting at $4. Some of these hand selected cookbooks will have been gently used, others will be like new.

Space will be limited; once capacity is reached, sale-goers will experience a wait time. Shoppers are asked to bring their own bags for purchases. Book scanners will not be permitted at this event. Cash, debit, Visa and MasterCard will be accepted.


  • Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13 at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, 301 Mercer St., Booth #810. The Friends are joining the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair for the first time!
  • Better Book Sale - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9 at North Seattle College, 9600 College Way N. Individually priced, gift-quality books starting at $3!
  • Huge Book Sale - The Friends' annual sale will be March 13-15, 2020.


This event is presented in partnership with Ethan Stowell Restaurants.

The Friends of The Seattle Public Library is a non-profit, grassroots organization dedicated to promoting the Library as an essential institution of our society. Proceeds from this book sale helps the Friends advocate, educate, and raise funds on behalf of the Library.

For more information, call the Friends of The Seattle Public Library at 206-682-7567, email booksale@friendsofspl.org, or visit www.friendsofspl.org.