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The Rotary Club of Wanaka runs the event and organiser Mike Elliot said it expected to raise between $15,000 and $20,000 to fund community activities. He was pleased to see children in the crowd choosing books.
One book collector said he picked up a $400 book for $60 and another found a set of the complete works of Samuel Pepys published in the 1930s.