Bookstore


Photo of Gift Certificate and EnvelopeLocated inside Lawson McGhee Library in downtown Knoxville, the Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop is open almost every day year-round. The bookstore is always closed when Lawson McGhee is closed.

Many of the books and media in Rothrock are $2 or less. Parking is FREE on weekends at the Locust Street Garage.

Also available: Friends gift certificates! Certificates may be purchased in $5 increments and may be used to purchase any book or non-book items from any Friends sale location, including Rothrock and all branch sales.


Bookstore Hours

Monday–Saturday: 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 1:00–4:30 p.m.


June is $5 Bag Sale Month!

We’ve filled the store with adult fiction, mysteries, biographies, and lightweight paperbacks (for easy traveling!) as well as children’s nonfiction for summer reading. And we have plenty of bags on hand. Now it’s your turn — fill a bag, or even two or three, for only $5 per bag.


Bookstore Prices (Selected titles may be priced higher)

Hardcovers – $2
Paperbacks – $1
LP Records – $1
Books on Tape – $0.10
Books on CD – $2
VHS – $0.10
Music CDs – $1
DVDs – $2
Children’s VHS – $0.10
Children’s DVDs – $1
Children’s Hardcovers – $1
Children’s Paperbacks – $0.50
Children’s Board Books – $0.50
Magazines – $0.25
Sheet Music – $0.50

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