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Giant book sale raises money for 2 area nonprofits
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While Mule Camp Market takes over the Gainesville Square, a downtown bookstore will spill its contents into the old Regions Bank building to sell its products.

The fifth annual Giant Book Sale benefitting Our Neighbor Inc. and The Next Chapter Bookstore will begin today with its Thursday night preview and run until Sunday, Oct. 12.

The Thursday Preview Night will be from 5-8 p.m. Admission is $5.

On Friday through Sunday, book lovers may enter the building at 111 Spring St. for free. The building will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, and Saturday, Oct. 11. Sunday hours will be noon to 5 p.m.

More than 10,000 plus books will be categorized by subject and sold from $3 or less. The only exception is collectibles.

Cash, check and credit cards are accepted.

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