Paragraphs Bookstore

Serving the readers of Knox County, Ohio since 1996


We sell new books for readers of all ages and interests.  

Stop in to browse and get reading recommendations from our staff.

Visit us in historic downtown Mount Vernon at 229 S. Main Street


  In addition to our large selection of books, we carry greeting cards, unique gifts, and toys from Melissa & Doug

Our bookshelves are always stocked. WiFi is available. Our children’s section is ready for young readers.  


Feel Free To Shop Online or Visit Us In The Store


If you would like a copy of Ariel- Foundation Park book mailed to you, please contact us at 740.392.9290 or e-mail (





L is for Leadership for young girls

Free Leadership Session for Girls from Ages 3 - 7 on October 1 from 10:30 - 11:30.  Seeing a need to inspire young girls from an early age to live as leaders, two Ohio women began the L is for Leadership program.  There will be games, activities, and talk in the one-hour session.

To register just call us at (740.392.9290) or e-mail (

Local Authors / Book Signing at Paragraphs

Hannah Montgomery, Kelly Schermer, Mallory DuBois, and Ellen Fritz will be at Paragraphs Bookstore on September 24 from 1:00 - 3:00. Below is a selection of books that will be available.


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True Tangerine: A Collection of Intertwining Tales of the Everyday Lives of Ordinary People Cover Image
ISBN: 9781530655182
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - June 4th, 2016

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Trail Stalker Cover Image
ISBN: 9781514451892
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Xlibris - March 12th, 2016

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Abandoned Cover Image
ISBN: 9780692445648
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tell-Tale Publishing Group - May 6th, 2015

A History of Ariel Corporation

Jim Buchwald, founder of Ariel Corporation, will be at Paragaphs on First Friday, July 1, from 6:30 - 8:00 to autograph his book, Letters to Alex: A History of Ariel Corporation.

Ariel-Foundation Park book

Aaron Keirns, author of Ariel-Foundation Park, will be at Paragraphs Bookstore on Wednesday, March 23 from 4:00 - 6:00 to autograph the book.  If you have already purchased a copy of the book but would like it autographed, just bring the book to the store.

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