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How Much Are the Fines for a Book 31 Years Late?

Summer Pierre | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Summer Pierre

I am about to return a book that is 31 years late. I checked it out of my school's library when I was in 3rd grade. I can't imagine the fines. I hope that my recent donations of art and books to their fundraising auctions will soften the blow, as well as a heartfelt note of apology, but how do you calculate such a bill?

Library Book Returned After76 Years

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. — Mark McKee can finally rest easy after returning a library book that he borrowed 76 years ago. In 1934, then aged 13, Mc...

Library's Outrageous Overdue Fine

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

WINONA, Minn. — Librarians at Winona Public Library were thrilled this week when someone returned a book that had been checked out some 35 years...