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We Now Have Puzzles For Sale!

ShowMe Magazine Feature Article

Your favorite bookstore was recently featured in the May 2020 issue of ShowMe Magazine! Grab a copy and check it out!

Books We Need

We have BUYERS WAITING for the following books:

  • True crime
  • Science Fiction
  • Classics

Outside buying, no wait, we unload! No limit, small or large.

Largest Selection of Educational, Childrens and Young Adult Books

Our children’s section has been greatly enlarged.

New Books By Local Authors In Stock NOW

Here’s a heads up!

These “just published” books by local authors (members of the Joplin writers guild) are in stock NOW. Available for purchase, they and others will be signing and selling their books this November & December. Keep your eyes on our website for more information.

Joplin area is well known for its authors, both fiction and nonfiction. They all go through ALWAYS BUYING BOOKS, having about 200 book signings in the last 18 years.

You do not have to be a member of the Joplin Writers Guild for a book signing, but why wouldn’t you? They let me join!

Over 200 Stephen King Books

Come shop for Stephen King at Always Buying Books.

We have over 200 copies in stock, hardback and paperback.

Facebook Giveaways

Our Facebook Weekly Giveaways have been a HUGE success.

Watch for more Facebook giveaways by going to our Facebook page!