LIVONIA, Mich., April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookstock is back with two days of Bookbuster special deals and a chance to win a baseball autographed by Tigers Hall of Famer Al Kaline! 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, April 25 or Thursday April 26 between 3 and 9 p.m.
Bookstock , now celebrating its tenth year of supporting the need to read, has over 100,000 donated used books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, magazines and records for sale at bargain basement prices. And when you spend $25.00 or more at Bookstock's Bookbusters, your name will be entered into a raffle for the Al Kaline autographed baseball! The sale takes place through Sunday, April 29, during regular mall hours. Books will be sold for half-price on Sunday, April 29, 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 $655,000 for literacy and education programs throughout Oakland County and Detroit over the past nine years. More than 700 volunteers work together throughout the year to organize and staff the weeklong Bookstock sale. In 2011, Bookstock has also established the Bookstock Scholar Awards, which are given to outstanding library science students at Wayne State University. In 2011, Bookstock joined with corporate partners Gardner White Furniture and Wallside windows to present the first three $2,000 awards.
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 Bookstook, 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.