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 (





Book Signing with James Ponti

Paragraphs Bookstore is proud to launch James Ponti's new book, Framed, a laugh-out-loud mystery series for middle-school students.

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Framed! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481436304
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Aladdin - August 23rd, 2016

Book Signing with Richard Cowdrey

Best-selling illustrator Richard Cowdrey will be at Paragraphs on Friday, August 12 from 6:30 - 8:00 to sign his new book Roxy the Ritzy Camel.

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Roxy the Ritzy Camel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780736966344
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harvest House Publishers - July 2016

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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