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Half Price Books

Used Bookstore and Bookstore · South Lamar
2929 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704, United States
Hours:
Closed until 9:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sat
    • 9:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–9:00 PM

Half Price Books has 110 stores in 16 states, with each store carrying a unique variety of new and used books, music, movies and games. Our mission is to preserve and recycle resources and entertainment of every form. We buy and sell anything printed or recorded except yesterday's newspaper.

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    Cassandra L.
    "Great clearance kids books and movies :)"(3 Tips)
    Meagan S.
    "Always leave with a stack of books and movies for a great price :-)"(2 Tips)
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  • James S.

    Very quiet with an expansive selection and very helpful staff. Good prices too.

    James Stephenson · October 21, 2015
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  • Kaitlin D.

    Nice language section and helpful staff

    Kaitlin Decker · September 1, 2015
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  • Claire H.

    They have a lot of great choices of books.

    Claire Heleniak · June 20, 2015
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  • Kelly W.

    Love the clearance section here :)

    Kelly Wendt · August 18, 2014
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  • Montanna S.

    If you're a book lover, you won't be able to leave here without something to add to your collection.

    Montanna Smith · August 11, 2014
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  • Meagan S.

    Love this location. Always leave with a stack of books and movies for a great price :-)

    Meagan Solis 🍯 · July 4, 2014
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  • Joycott

    Get some books on Earth Day and 5% of your purchase goes to eco-friendly causes!

    Joycott · April 16, 2014
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  • Kristi B.

    Pet friendly! One of many reasons to shop here!

    Kristi Brawner · July 3, 2013
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  • Cassandra L.

    Best place to have a quite moment and grab a good book or stationary! Great clearance kids books and movies :)

    Cassandra Luna · March 15, 2013
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  • Linny K.

    The best book store EVER!!

    Linny Kirwin · January 3, 2013
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  • Social N.

    Half Price Books: Did you know you can take in your old books and receive cash for them? Earn some quick spending cash or turn around and buy another best seller!

    Social News Network · June 17, 2012
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  • Ivan S.

    Great selection of art and design books. Read more

    Ivan Silva · August 9, 2011
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  • Courtney

    My absolute favorite store. I can't leave without buying something. Be sure to check out the clearance shelves! I always find great books for only $1.

    Courtney · April 30, 2011
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  • Alex P.

    If you have claustrophobia or fear of crowds, this place is always PACKED!

    Alex Parrish · August 27, 2010
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  • Gina G.

    Whoa 45 minute wait to return books so be prepared to kill some time! Also you won't get that much $$ but worth it for a true south Austin "cultural experience"

    Gina Greenspan · July 26, 2010
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  • Dora

    Stock up your shelves for less: Clearance-priced kids’ books can be had for $3 and under – some as low as 50 cents. Powered by ParentsConnect.com

    Dora · July 21, 2010
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  • Scott S.

    You can usually find movies, games, and music pretty cheap here, too.

    Scott Schindler · July 15, 2010
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  • Anna M.

    I am not allowed to go here. I find too many things I can't live without. Best place to purchase books in Austin.

    Anna Mentzer · November 30, 2009
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  • Priscila C.

    As vezes não é pq é usado que é ruim o conteúdo é o mesmo

    Priscila CnrCnr · June 13, 2015
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