The ‘Books by Weight’ sale is back at Sankara Hall, TTK Road, Alwarpet. On from May 5 to 8. 10 am to 8 pm.
Used books ( pre-owned, as they term it) are sold by weight and at a fixed price.
Rs 100/- kg for fiction. You get approx (4 A format paperbacks – approx. costing Rs 25 a book) or (3 B format paperbacks–
approx costing Rs 33 a book) in a kilo.
Rs 300/- kg for a kilo of Children’s books (including picture books, fiction, reference books – for readers upto 15 years in age; you get about 5 to 6 paperback picture books in a kilo or 5 to 9 paperback fiction books in a kilo).