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

  • Sidewalk Sale! May 14-17thLots of books 40-50% off!!!
    Posted May 13, 2015, 12:26 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Autograph Session 4/20 We are happy to announce we will be holding an autograph session with Maggie Messitt in celebration of her new book, The Rainy Season: Three Lives in the New South ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 2:53 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Autograph Session 4/17 We will be hosting an autograph session with Becca Lachman Friday, April 17th from 3-5pm in celebration of her new book of poetry, Other Acreage. We welcome you to ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 2:51 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Event Award winning author and journalist, Elizabeth Becker, will be appearing at The Athena Cinema Friday, April 17th. The events, which include a reception, book signing, and film screening, begin at ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2015, 2:48 PM by Little Professor Book Center
  • Commemoration of the End of the Civil War Lecture and Book SigningAthens County Historical Society65 N. Court St.Saturday, April 11th3:00pm-4:00pm Presentation by G. William Quatman, author of A Young General and ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2015, 11:44 AM by Little Professor Book Center
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