Friends Down Under

We're always getting new books.We're always getting new books.


In the Lower Level of the Woods Library, operated by the Friends of the Grosse Pointe Public Library

Friends Down Under is the used Bookstore run by the Friends of the Grosse Pointe Library. The store provides a way to raise money for the library's Friends' programs, recycle books, and offers a fantastic variety of media at amazing prices. We get new books all the time so stop by often!!

Hours at the Woods Branch lower level

  • Saturday 12 - 4 p.m. 
  • Tuesday 6 - 8 p.m.


  • Most hard covers- $1.00
  • Trade sized paperbacks- $1.00
  • Pocket paperbacks- $.50

WE Will NOT be accepting book donations during November and December 2015. We have run out of storage room at the library. Will accept donations of DVDs and CDs. Will be accepting books again in January, 2016. THANKS!

Volunteers Needed

We always need volunteers to sell and shelve at the store and at our other library book sales during the year. Please join the Friends and give us a hand. Call 313-343-2074 x204 for more information.

WE RELY SOLELY ON DONATIONS (see link on the left hand side of this page for what we do and don't accept)

All proceeds benefit the programs of the Friends of the Grosse Pointe Public Library