Welcome to our bookstore!

Locally owned and operated since 1974

Visit Our Store 7 Days a Week:
Monday-Friday..........9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday.................9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday...................9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Little Professor Book Center
65 S. Court St.
Athens, OH 45701

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Order through our online partner Baker & Taylor
(online prices do not necessarily reflect our in-store prices)

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Hardcover Fiction 20% OFF all the time
Bestsellers 20% OFF all the time
We order new and used books and also order books from overseas.

We can special order DVDs and CDs 
     and have them directly shipped to your house or you can pick them up at the store.

Free delivery in and around Athens when ordering directly through the store.

About us

Our Bookselling Staff:
Our bookselling staff know and love books. Their book knowledge goes beyond the
popular to offer unique books that nourish the particular interests of book lovers.

Our Inventory:
Our Little Professor Book Center offers a complete selection of hardcover
and paperback books, as well as a complete selection of magazines, 
and calendars.  
We pride ourselves on offering an inventory selection that
reflects the needs 
and interests our community.

Our Services:
We order daily, so if a book is not on the shelf,
we can usually have it for you in 
two or three days.

We do out-of-print book and hard-to-find searches.

We mail books anywhere in the world.

If your order is a gift, we can gift wrap it for you at no charge.

We provide free delivery within the area.

We buy back textbooks and XBox, Wii, and Playstation video games.

We discount the New York Times Bestsellers List books 20%.

We offer AAA Members a 10% discount on all non-sale books.

Recent Announcements

  • Ohio University 30th Annual Spring Literary Festival Event Schedule:Wednesday, March 25th, Baker Center Theater7:30 Dorothy Allison Reading8:30 Marie Howe ReadingThursday, March 26th, Baker Center Ballroom11:00 Charles Johnson Lecture12 ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2015, 1:39 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • 2015 Baker Peace Conference The 2015 Baker Peace ConferenceThe Vietnam War: A Fifty-Year RetrospectiveWelcomes Keynote SpeakerDr. Fredrik Logevallthe author ofEmber of War:The Meaning of the Vietnam War ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2015, 12:55 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Book Party 3/25 Ohio University professorMarilyn S. Greenwaldwill be celebrating her new bookPauline Frederick Reporting:A Pioneering Broadcaster Covers the Cold Warwith a book partyWednesday, March 25, 2015 ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2015, 12:44 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Book Party 3/17 Patty Mitchellthe artist in residence at Passion Works Studiois releasing a new bookUpcycling Sheltered Workshops it will be celebrated with a book release party 6pm, March 17 ...
    Posted Mar 9, 2015, 12:43 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Author event Visiting WriterDavid Rivardwill be speakingatWalter Hall RotundaThursday, February 26, 20157:30pm
    Posted Feb 24, 2015, 3:15 PM by Little Professor Book Center
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