FAIRFIELD—Book lovers from Fairfield, from around Connecticut and from even farther away turned out for the 56th Annual Pequot Library Book Sale.

Over 140,000 books, CDs, DVDs, records were up for sale at the Pequot Library, located off Interstate 95 Exit 19, at 720 Pequot Ave., Southport. The sale, which started on Friday, July 22 and ran through Tuesday, July 26, was free and open to the public. All sale proceeds directly funded Pequot Library's over 750 annual programs and events.