Half Price Books

Row 1

Details
5555 N Lamar Blvd (at Koenig Lane)
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 451-4463
Used Bookstore, Bookstore
Hours
Mon–Sat: 9:00 AM–10:00 PM Sun: 10:00 AM–9:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • If you are complaining about the offers on books, remember the name of the place.
  • Toys 'R Us for thinkers
  • This store has a great selection of books!
  • Check out this place for classic and very recent DVDs on a lazy friday evening and have a great movie night to follow!
  • You can find some real treasures in the rare book area.
  • Don't get offended when you get a low offer on the books you are attempting to sell to them.
  • Not just books! Half Price also sells board games, video games and consoles! I am always glad that they have shopping carts.
  • Heaven on earth!
  • Impressive collection of used vinyl records, both decent quality for around $6 and bargain for 98 cents.
  • Board game selection really small.
  • Big selection, great bookstore atmosphere, and right next to the Goodwill! I never go to one without the other.
  • Great place to finish your collection.
  • Fantastic selection of vinyl.
  • Do not sell here on the weekend. Over an hour wait.
  • Get some books on Earth Day and 5% of your purchase goes to eco-friendly causes!
  • This place is great, they always have what I'm looking for, and staff is friendly, that's always a plus!
  • Take a chance and buy one of the books the staff has recommended. You may find a new favorite author!
  • Very friendly staff that know their books! Very helpful and great at recommending new books.
  • You can also sell them recent issues of magazines; frequently, you'll get more for those than for your old books.
  • They make you wait 30+ minutes in the store to give you a few pennies for the hundreds of dollars of books you drop off.