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Book Sales


comics2Find books, DVDs, magazines, and more, most for $2 or less, all year long at the Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop inside Lawson McGhee Library in downtown Knoxville.

The Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop is open 7 days a week.  Check here for store hours, news about monthly specials, store prices, and other information.

Branch Sales

Bearden Branch SaleBranches of the Knox County Public Library hold sales throughout the year. These sales feature a wide selection of books at the same great prices as our huge annual event.

Visit our special branch sale page for the latest information about sale locations and dates.

Special Sales

Children's Festival shopperEach year Friends celebrates reading in our community with a mini-bookstore booth at special events such as the  Children’s Festival of Reading and the East Tennessee History Fair. Shoppers at these events will find carefully curated collections of books at bargain prices.

Keep up with all our special sales here.

Annual Used Book Sale

Abby and crewThank you for shopping at the 2016 Used Book Sale and showing your support for our awesome Knox County Public Library!

Thanks also to everyone who volunteered before, during, and after the sale to help make it a success!

And a big thank you as well to our 2016 Community Sponsors: the City of Knoxville, the Knox County Public LibraryThree Rivers MarketWUOTWBIR TVComcast Knoxville, and the Knoxville News Sentinel.

View photos from Load-Out Day (June 23), Set-Up Day (June 24), Members Only Day (June 25), and June 26–28.

Volunteer to help at the bookstore or at any of our book sales!

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