Overdue library book returned to Monroeville Library after 43 years

An overdue library book was returned to the Monroeville Library 43 years to the day it was due on Tuesday. The library said the book was due to be returned on Aug. 4, 1977, and was returned on Tuesday, which was Aug. 4. The Monroeville Library is a fine-free library, so the borrower did not have to pay any late fees. A 43-year late fee on the book would have cost $1,569.50.The name of the book was “The Man Who Saved Robinson Crusoe” by James Poling.

An overdue library book was returned to the Monroeville Library 43 years to the day it was due on Tuesday.

The library said the book was due to be returned on Aug. 4, 1977, and was returned on Tuesday, which was Aug. 4.

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The Monroeville Library is a fine-free library, so the borrower did not have to pay any late fees. A 43-year late fee on the book would have cost $1,569.50.

The name of the book was “The Man Who Saved Robinson Crusoe” by James Poling.

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