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I have asked this question before, but as I am inundated with books and need to have a clear out, I wondered where the best place, preferably in Babant Wallon might be?
Most of my books are in English, a few French and lots of kids books, BD's etc.
I contacted Pele Mele in Waterloo but they don't take many English books I was informed.


I also only know about Pele Mele. Another suggestion would be to make photoes of all and put them on one of these groups on facebook. I think the best for you is Books For Sale - Brussels (English). I would also be interested to buy depends what titles you have.

Sep 2, 2013 13:12

I just took bags of books and clothes to the Salvation Army where there is a second-hand shop for clothes, appliances, furniture, books (including English) at Boulevard d'Ypres, left at Place de l'Yser, and left from Bvd de Dixmunde. There is a hostel there for men in difficulty, and the shop provides work and help for them. Also there is an Action Aid book sale at Stonemanor on 21 September. See following details:
THE NEXT ACTIONAID 2ND-HAND ENGLISH BOOK SALE will take place on: Saturday, 21st September from 9.30 to 3.30 in Stonemanor British Store car park, 28 Steenhofstraat in Everberg (Directions at (if rained off: our next sale is in June 2014) English-language donations welcome: Fiction + non-fiction + children’s books. Bring them on the day UNTIL 12.00 p.m. ONLY PLEASE. for information before the sale day contact :
Want to get involved on the day ? A few more volunteers always welcome to help us with setting up (8.30-9.0) and packing up (+/- 3.30); And/or help with sorting out book donations during the day for as short or long a time as you wish (a good way of getting first choice of newly donated books !), etc. Children aged 15+ also very welcome as helpers (unfortunately not under 15 for insurance reasons). Please just make yourselves known at the “cash desk” on the day. Thank you! See you on 21st September ! on behalf of Friends of ActionAid Group Brussels
** This year’s 2 sales will support the ActionAid priority projects for 2013 – if you would like to know more, or support their work, follow the link:
To volunteer your help or to subscribe / unsubscribe to/from our mailing list kindly let us know..

Sep 2, 2013 14:39

Hello, I am interested in the English books, mainly the children's.
Please contact me if they are still available.

Sep 3, 2013 11:47

I am always on the lookout for English language books - though not the children's. You can contact me via my ad in the small ads under 'donations'. If they are what I would read, I am perfectly happy to come and collect them.

Sep 3, 2013 12:12

Thanks to all for the suggestions.
I'd possibly prefer to support a charity , but don't want to hang on to them forever.

Sep 4, 2013 13:56

Also I live close to Wavre and don't wish to travel great distances to dispose of them
Uk is great as each village has one or several charity shops who are only too happy to have them.

Sep 4, 2013 13:58