The 54th Annual AAUW Bookfair will be held at Perimeter Mall, 4400 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE, during mall hours, Monday, September 23 – Sunday, September 29, 2013. Over 75,000 very gently-used books in over 50 categories will be available at bargain prices. There is no charge to shop during this time except for Opening Night, Monday, September 23rd, from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. when the cost to shop is $10.
Books for sale include first editions and autographed collectibles, as well as more than 30 other categories including works by southern authors, mysteries, science fiction, popular fiction, reference, business, history, politics, biography, romance, foreign language, cookbooks, the arts, travel, military, philosophy, religion and much more. There is an excellent selection of children’s books, including picture books, Pre-K early reading, and those of interest to grade school and upper level students. Educational materials, Audio Tapes, Cassette Tapes, CD’s and DVD’s are also available.
American Association of University Women (AAUW)
Bookfair is sponsored by the three local branches of AAUW: Atlanta, Cobb County, and North Fulton.
AAUW (American Association of University Women), with its mission to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research, is an over 100-year old nationwide network of over 100,000 members, 1,000 branches, and 500 college/university partners.
Bookfair proceeds have enabled AAUW volunteers to donate over $1million in support of educational endeavors, both locally and nationally. In the Atlanta metro area, scholarships are awarded to students at local educational institutions, grants are made to community nonprofits, and funding is given in support of local community programs.