Book Sales


Find 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 6 days a week.  Check here for store hours, news about monthly specials, store prices, and other information.

Online Sales

Visit our online bookstore to shop for grab bags filled with books in your favorite genres!

Orders can be picked up at one of four KCPL locations:

  • Burlington Branch: Saturdays from 1–5 p.m.
  • Cedar Bluff Branch: Thursdays from 3–7 p.m.
  • Halls Branch: Thursdays from 3–7 p.m.
  • Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop at Lawson McGhee Library

Be sure to choose your location when you place your order.

When it’s time to pick up your order, pease park and come into the library. A Friends volunteer will be waiting in the vestibule with your books. Face masks are required inside the building.

Thank you for your patience as you wait for your order. A Friends volunteer will be carefully curating your grab bag!