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Used Book Store

No matter what you are looking for ...

• Used books in all genres
• Magazines
• CDs, DVDs, Records
• Puzzles, Games

...you'll find it at the Bookstore, along with great prices and superior customer service.

Located in The Shops of Riverwalk on the Highlands Road in Franklin, NC.

Friends of the
Macon County Public Library

Shops at Riverwalk
121 Highlands Road (Hwy 28)
Franklin, NC 28734

10 am – 5 pm Mon – Sat
Closed on major holidays


Macon County Public Library



What’s New At The Bookstore?


Recently the Clayton, GA FOL group invited Margaret Andrews, our bookstore manager, to speak to their group about improving their bookstore.

Here are some of our special books. If you are interested in any of these books, please visit our store in Franklin or email us at books@MaconLibraryFriends.org. We ship any book at a flat rate of $6.00.


Wait 'til the Cows Come Home
Farm Country Rambles with a New York Dairyman
Richard Triumpho
published by Sunnyside Press in 2002
Hardback and dust jacket in fine condition; signed by author.
$18 7/12

Spring Onions and Cornbread
Bettie M. Sellers
published by Pelican Publishing Company in 1978.
Inscribed and signed by author in 1980; ex-library; hardback in good condition, jacket has plastic cover, some fading. Book and cover have obvious library stickers, stamps, pocket, tape.
$10 7/12

Terry Goodkind
published by Tom Doherty Associates in 2007
hardback in fine condition in dust cover also fine condition; inscribed and signed by author.
$25 7/12

Waking Up Men
Savannah's "Rivertown" and the folks who bring the world upriver
O. Kay Jackson
published by PressWorks in 2004
laminated cover on 6" by 9" paperback in good condition; inscribed and signed by author; includes 2 promotional postcards, one inscribed and signed by author.
$15 7/12

The Masada Scroll
Paul Block and Robert Vaughan
published by Tom Doherty Associates in 2007
Hardback in fine condition in dust cover in fine condition; signed by R. Vaughan
$20 9/11

The Keeping of Christmas at Bracebridge Hall
Washington Irving with 24 coloured illustrations by C. E. Brock
published by E. P. Dutton in 1906;
Good condition for the age; some foxing; gilt top of textblock, untrimmed edges; illustrations in very good condition; small penciled notation on corner of title page;
$450 10/11

Zane Grey's Western Magazine
Five VERY COLLECTIBLE serials: May 1948, July 1948, May 1949, November 1949, April 1952, August 1952
Good condition
$35.00 for all five 11/11

Bertha M. Clay Library
Five VERY COLLECTIBLE serials: Two Kisses and the Fatal Lilies, Blossom and Fruit, The Wooing of a Maid, A Vixen's Love, The Flower of Love
published by Street & Smith Corporation in the 1920s; good condition
$35.00 for all five 11/11

Alberto Vargas and Reid Austin
published by Harmony Books in 1978
hardback book and dust jacket in fine condition; gift inscription from 1983
$15.00 11/11

The Cat Who Came to Breakfast
Lillian Jackson Braun
published in 1994 by G. P. Putnam's Sons
hardcover and dust jacket in fine condition; signed by author "and KoKo"
$25.00 11/11

Traces Oregon Trail 1846
Compiled by Lieber, Gray and Gildermiester
Bear Wallow Publishing Co, 1980.
1980 Limited edition, Book #570 of 1500 Signed and Numbered Copies
Good to Excellent condition.
$40.00 10/11

A Wings of War Time-Life Book
Saburo Sakai with Martin Caidin and Fred Saito
published by E. P. Dutton in 1957
hardback in fine condition; photo on front cover; red ribbon bookmark; all three edges silver;
$30 10/11

Reunion at Mossy Creek
A collective novel by 10 writers
published in 2002 by BelleBooks of Smyrna, GA
5.5 by 8.5 trade paperback; initials on inside cover; signed by 6 of the 10 authors.
$12 10/11

The Whale's Footprints
a Doc Adams suspense novel
Rick Boyer
published by Houghton Mifflin in 1988
hardback in fine condition; dust jacket in good condition with some fading;
inscribed and signed by author;
$12 10/11

End of a Berlin Diary: William L. Shirer
William L. Shirer
published by Alfred A. Knopf in 1947
Ex-Library hardback in fair condition; cover shows some wear, pages yellowed.
$20 9/11

An anthology of American ballads, sailor's songs, cowboy songs, college songs, parodies, limericks, and other humorous verses and doggerel
edited by Arthur Mackay
published by The Karman Society in 1927
obvious wear on cover; pages are yellowed.
$10 9/11

East of Suez
Ceylon, India, China and Japan
Frederic Courtland Penfield
published by The Century Co. in 1907
Fair condition with visible wear on cover which is separating from text block.
$12 8/11

J. A. Hunter
published by Harper & Brothers in 1952.
Fair condition hardback with visible wear and discoloration, musty odor.
$15 8/11

Punta Rassa
The Floridians volume I
Ann O'Connell Rust
published by Amaro Books in 1988
Fine condition with fine dust cover. Signed by author.
$175 8/11

Nancy Hanks Single Mother of Abraham Lincoln
Hanks Enloe Lincoln
published by Alden Franklin Young in 2002
fair condition. Inscribed and signed by Alden Young.
$35 8/11

The Big Things in Life are the Little Things
Gene Logsdon and Steve Zender
published by Slowlane in 1997.
very good hardback with very good dust cover. Signed by both authors.
$30 8/11

The Oregon Trail
Federal Writers Project
Published by Hastings House in 1939.
A very readable copy 


Rhymes of a Rolling Stone
Robert W. Service
Published in Toronto by William Briggs in 1918. 

In good condition. A collection of his poems. 


Daniel Webster and the Salem Murder
Howard A. Bradley and James A. Winans
Published by Artcraft Press, Columbia, Missouri in 1956.
Hardback in very good condition.

The Seven Lady Godivas
Published by Random House in 1987.

An adult Dr. Seuss book "re-issued by multitudinous demand".
Hardback in fine condition with a dust cover also in fine condition.


The Stem of Jessee
Will D. Campbell

Published in 1995 by Mercer University Press.

The costs of commitment at a 1960's southern school.

Hardback in like new condition with perfect dust cover.


Text by Phyl Garland
Published by Beeckman House and distributed by Crown Publishers Inc in 1984.

A large format, spiral bound book in good condition.

The Peaks of Medical History
Charles L. Dana
Published in 1926
Signed by author, copy number 18

Omens of Millenium The Gnosis of Angels,Dreams,and Resurrection
Harold Bloom
Published by Riverhead Books 1996
Book is signed by author, jacket and book in very good condition

Boom! Voices of the Sixties
Tom Brokaw
Published by Random House, 2007
Signed by author, 1st edition

Gather at the River notes from the post-millennial south
Hal Crowther

Published by Louisiana State University Press,2005
Signed by auyhor, 1st edition.

A Creature of the Twilight His Memorials A Baroque Romance
Russell Kirk
Fleet Publishing Corp., 1966
1st edition.

No Retreat, No Surrender One American's Fight
Tom Delay with Stephen Mansfield
Sentinel, 2007.
Signed by author.

In the Heart of the Sea The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
Nathaniel Philbrick
Viking Penquin, 2000.
Like new condition with cover. Signed by author.

Catering for Special Occasions with Menus & Recipes
Fannie Merritt Farmer of the Boston Cooking School
David McKay, Publisher, 1911.
Very good condition.

Escape from Andersonville A Novel of the Civil War
Gene Hackman and Daniel Lenihan
St. Martin's Press, 2008.
Signed by both authors. Like new with book cover.

We have many more books. Come take a look !

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