Book Sales

Upcoming Sales

Powell Branch:  Saturday, March 11, 10-5

Spring Used Book Sale at Central United Methodist Church: March 23-25
Members Preview Day: Thursday March 23, 3-7 pm
Sale Opens to General Public: Friday, March 24, 10-5
Half-Price Day: Saturday March 25, 10-5

Farragut Branch:  Friday, April 14 and Saturday, April 15, 10-5

Sequoyah Branch:  Saturday, April 22, 10-5

Halls Branch:  Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13, 10-5

Children’s Festival of Reading:  World’s Fair Park, Saturday, May 20, 10-3

Bearden Branch:  Friday, May 26 and Saturday, May 27, 10-5

Fountain City Branch:  Saturday, June 17, 10-5

Cedar Bluff Branch:  Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24, 10-5


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 7 days a week.  Check here for store hours, store prices, and other information.

Online Sales

Visit our online bookstore to shop for special collections, themed book bundles, and grab bags filled with books in your favorite genres!

Order online and pick up at Friends @ Rothrock Used Book Shop. Orders take about a week to prepare. We will contact you when your order is ready to pick up.


Book Sales at Library Branches

Sales at library branches help us put high-quality books in the hands of readers at affordable prices. Visit our Branch Sale page for the latest information about upcoming sales.