Welcome to your
New Favorite Book Shop!

The Purple Cat Good Used Book Shop in Prescott AZ welcomes you!!

Our selection of gently used books is fabulous!  We get great feedback daily and enjoy meeting & welcoming customers.  In addition to used books, we have some other interesting merchandise to offer.

  • There is an assortment of eye-popping 3-D bookmarks.
  • We have some gorgeous book bags.
  • Purple Cat Gift Certificates are available for purchase..
  • Just for fun, we have coin purses.  
  • We have audiobooks!
  • We are a mini-gallery, featuring artwork for sale by local artists.
  • And…..we have local authors’ signed books.

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It’s a brand new year!

Welcome 2021!   The Purple Cat is five years old! Now is a great time to visit your new favorite book shop, The Purple Cat!  Here’s what’s new with us:

  •  Your new favorite book shop is also a mini gallery, showcasing local artists and local authors. We’re pleased to promote local talent. Not only does the artwork enhance our shop but the work is for sale.  Stop in and see these gorgeous, one-of-a-kind pieces.
  • We have a roundabout of photo art notecards.
  • We have other fun things, too!  Our 3-D bookmarks are popular with amazing designs.   Our coin purses are cute and practical and especially nice with a gift certificate tucked inside.  Don’t forget a fabulous book bag, available in several sizes & designs.
  • There’s plenty to choose from for kids,  young people & teens. We added a shelf of Youth Classics.
  • There’s a section in our shop called Fabulous Finds!  There are movie & TV titles and interesting specialty books.  Browse here & find a treasure!
  • Don’t miss our sale bookcase.  There’s always some good buys there. Please remember book credits or coupons are not accepted on clearance purchases.
  • If you’re planning a road trip, pick up a few audio books to help the miles go faster.

Of course, browse our great selection of good used books! There’s something for everyone.

Tell your friends and we’ll see you soon,