Our next Big Book Sale event:

Friday May 5th through Monday May 8th, 2023

inside the Westport Library

20 Jesup Road, Westport CT


Thousands of gently used books in over 50 categories, including books for children from infants to teens; literature and classics; fiction, mystery, and SciFi and fantasy; graphic novels and manga; art, photography, history, math, science, psychology, religion, biography, business, cooking, gardening, performing arts, travel, foreign language, education, reference, and more, including Noteworthy, especially antiquarian books.  Plus vintage vinyl records, DVDs and CDs.

A big thank you to everyone who attended our recently concluded Big Fall Book Sale Event Nov. 11-14, 2022  -- We are grateful for your support!

Can't wait until next Spring?  Shop at our Westport Book Shop at 23 Jesup Road in downtown Westport all year 'round.  For store hours and other information, click here.  Or shop with us online, at our eBay store  www.ebay.com/str/westportbooksalesct   Items are added to our eBay store on a regular basis.

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Upcoming Westport Book Shop Events

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Check out highlights from some of our recent

Book Shop Events, below:


Join us in the Westport Library's Trefz Forum at 3:30pm on Saturday November 5th, as local children's author Lauren Tarshis shares the latest book in her acclaimed "I SURVIVED" series, "The Wellington Avalanche, 1910". 


Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event, while supplies last.

Join the Westport Book Shop, Earthplace, and the Westport Tree Board for festive fall activities on Jesup Green, Saturday morning, October 8th, starting at 10:30am.

Crafts, surprise guest animals, and shivers up your spine!  No tricks, just Treats!

Free baby oak trees will also be available, beginning at 11am (one to a family, please).

Come dressed for fun!

Costumes optional, but encouraged.

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Join the Westport Book Shop and Wakeman Town Farm for an after-hours Sip & Shop reception for photographer Jerri Graham.  Jerri is the Westport Book Shop's featured artist for the month of September in the Book Shop's Drew Friedman Art Place, and her exhibit showcases the beauty and bounty of Wakeman Town Farm.  


Sip & Shop at the Westport Book Shop, 23 Jesup Road,

from 6:30pm to 8pm on Thursday, September 15, 2022

Back-to-School Story Time
at the Westport Book Shop

Meet Local Author Sivan Hong at the Book Shop

on Saturday, September 3, 2022 from 11 a.m. to Noon


Sivan Hong shared two stories from her

"Super Fun Day" children's book series. 

Her inspiring books feature  neurodiverse children who overcome their challenges with perseverance and bravery.

Welcome Summer Family Event on Jesup Green

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For information about the Stew Leonard III Water Safety Foundation, visit: www.stewietheduck.org

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We're starting summer early with a Family Dance Party on Jesup Green, led by one of Fairfield County's most inspirational disc jockeys, DJ Joe!  He'll have us moving and grooving and celebrating summer!  Visit DJ Joe's website at www.djjoe.info 

"and the Oscar goes to..."


  • A Ticket valid for any showing of the Remarkable Theater’s upcoming 2022 Drive-In Season
  • $25 Westport Book Shop Gift Card
  • Remarkable Theater & Westport Book Shop Swag
(the aggregate retail value of each prize package is $100)​
For complete official contest rules click here
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Westport Book Shop's
First Anniversary Week Celebration!

The Westport Book Shop celebrated the first anniversary of its opening with activities, discounts and prizes all week, from Tuesday, January 25th through Sunday, January 30th, 2022.

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Children’s Scavenger Hunt — win a free book! 
All week beginning Tuesday January 25th, children can participate in a

scavenger hunt inside the Book Shop

Everyone Loves a Cookie! 
First 100 visitors on January 28th will receive an anniversary cookie, made especially

for the occasion by the bakers of Sweet P Bakery.

Receive a Discount or Prize with purchase!
from Friday January 28th through Sunday January 30th, every visitor to the

Book Shop will be eligible for a door prize!

Tell Us What You Love About the Book Shop 
Leave an Anniversary Note! Visitors to the Book Shop are invited to post an anniversary note on the Book Shop’s giant anniversary greeting card inside the Shop. Then look for your notes

on our Instagram or Facebook pages.

Thank you to everyone who made our

Saturday December 11, 2021

❄️ Winter Family Fest ❄️

so much Fun!


Thank you to The Porch at Christies and Sweet P Bakery for your partnership at this event !

At the Westport Book Shop
Story time with Mrs. Claus

December 2021


On Saturday, December 18th, young readers were invited to stop by The Westport Book Shop for Story time with Mrs. Claus  -- frequent readings of short holiday and winter-themed stories for young people.

Scenes from our

Saturday October 23, 2021 

OAKtober Halloween Family Fall Event

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Thank you to Earthplace, the Westport Library and the Westport Tree Board for your partnership at this event, and thank you to Gilbertie's Garden Center for generously subsidizing our purchase of pumpkins for our pumpkin painting project !

ONLINE Book Sale -- Ongoing

The Westport Library Book Sale is online!

Visit our Online Shop here, and browse a selection of:

  • Children's Books 

  • Books for Adults, from our Fiction, Mystery, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Biography, History and Politics, Arts, Architecture & Design, Photography categories, and more!

  • Music CDs from various genres

  • Jigsaw puzzles

Items are added to the online book shop regularly, so check back often!

Choose to have your purchases shipped to you, or pick up your order at the Westport Book Shop, 23 Jesup Road.

"Noteworthy" items are available for sale on our ebay store:


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