A large crowd turned out early to find book bargains on Thursday for the opening day of the Friends of the Neosho Newton County Library big book sale. Books, books, and more books are available at low prices. Children's books sell for 50 cents. Adult hardback books will sell for $1 and all paperbacks are priced at 50 cents.

A large crowd turned out early to find book bargains on Thursday for the opening day of  the Friends of the Neosho Newton County Library big book sale.  Books, books, and more books are available at low prices. Children's books sell for 50 cents. Adult hardback books will sell for $1 and all paperbacks are priced at 50 cents.
Hard core readers may want to take advantage of the best deal of all - buy a bright red fabric Friends of the Neosho Newton County Library bag and fill it with reader's choice of books for $10!
Chances to win a DNA testing kit are also available during the sale from the Genealogy Friends of the Library. Raffle tickets are $10 each or three chances for $10.
All proceeds from the sale will go to the Friends group and will be used toward programs at the library.
A huge variety of books ranging from well-known authors in both fiction and non-fiction are available but members from the Friends of the Library group urge everyone to shop early for the best selections.
The Neosho Newton County Library is located at  201 West Spring Street in downtown Neosho between Big Spring Park and the historic Neosho Square.