|By PR Newswire||
|April 25, 2014 11:02 AM EDT||
LIVONIA, Mich., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bookstock, the area's biggest and best used book and media sale returns to Livonia's Laurel Park Place with five special sale days. Bookstock, where all proceeds benefit literacy and education projects in metropolitan Detroit has bargains galore with special deals and spectacular giveaways.
- Monday Madness – Monday, April 28 One lucky buyer will receive a $500 gift card… and 750 shoppers will receive fabulous giveaways!
- Teacher Appreciation Day – Tuesday, April 29 Bookstock is giving 50% off to all teachers with a valid ID, from 3 – 9 p.m. At 5 p.m. Bookstock B.E.S.T.* Awards, (Bookstock Extraordinary Student/School/Teacher) will be presented to fourth grade students from Detroit Public Schools who best describe "My Favorite Book…and Why." Awards will be presented by WDIV Weatherman Chuck Gaidica, and cash prizes will be given to five students, their teachers and their schools.
- Bookbuster Special Days – Wednesday, April 30 and Thursday, May 1 Buy 3 books and get the 4th book *free (*least expensive item), from 3 – 9 p.m. Spend $25 or more and be entered in a special drawing for a football signed by Detroit Lions Quarterback Matthew Stafford or a pair of Club-Level seats for a Lions home game
- Half Price Finale, Sunday, May 4 All remaining books and media will be sold for half price!
Bookstock runs Sundays, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Detroit News columnist Neal Rubin is Honorary Chairperson of Bookstock. A true book lover's paradise, Bookstock has over 100,000 donated used books, DVDs, CDs, books on tape, magazines and records for sale at rock-bottom prices.
Bookstock has generated close to one million dollars for literacy and education projects throughout Oakland County and Detroit. More than 800 volunteers work together throughout the year to organize and staff the weeklong Bookstock sale. The Bookstock Fund, launched in 2012, provided 19 micro grants to Detroit Public School teachers for education and literacy projects.
Bookstock is brought to the community by the Jewish Community Relations Council, and a consortium of 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 bookstock.info. Laurel Park Place is located on 6 Mile Road east of I-275 in Livonia
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