LIVONIA, Mich., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookstock is back with two days of Bookbuster special deals. Buy three books and get the fourth free, when you visit Metro Detroit's largest used book and media sale at Livonia's Laurel Park Place on Wednesday, May 18 or Thursday, May 19 between 3 and 9 p.m.
A true book lover's paradise, Bookstock has tens of thousands of donated used books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, magazines and records for sale at bargain basement prices. The sale takes place through Sunday, May 22, during regular mall hours. Books will be sold for half-price on Sunday, May 22, the last day of the sale.
Bookstock proceeds benefit literacy and education projects in metropolitan Detroit. The Detroit News columnist Neal Rubin and Detroit Free Press columnist Rochelle Riley are Honorary Co-Chairs of Bookstock.
Bookstock has generated over $530,000 for literacy and education programs throughout Oakland County and Detroit over the past eight years. More than 600 volunteers work together throughout the year to organize and staff the weeklong Bookstock sale. This year, Bookstock has also established three Bookstock Scholar Awards, which will be given to outstanding library science students at Wayne State University. Bookstock proceeds will fund one of the $2,000 scholarships, and the others will be provided by corporate partners Gardner White Furniture and Wallside Windows.
Bookstock is sponsored by the Oakland Literacy Council, Detroit Jewish News, Hour Detroit Magazine, Schostak Brothers and Company, the Jewish Community Relations Council, and a consortium of Jewish communal non-profit organizations that support education and literacy projects throughout metro Detroit. For more information about Bookstock, call the Bookstock hotline (248) 645-7840, ext. 365 or visit www.bookstock.info.
Laurel Park Place is located on 6 Mile Road east of I-275 in Livonia.