For most, when it comes time to do a little Christmas shopping, especially for those loved ones who like books, Amazon, Barnes & Nobles, as well as Kindle gift cards have become the norm as far as shopping goes. Let us turn you on to place in the Smokies you might not be familiar with, but should check in to. The place is call Our Place and it’s located on Hwy. 321 in Cosby, TN.
A family run business, Our Place is characterized as a unique book store that specializes in new, used & rare books, as well as the best in organic coffees, Smoky Mountain souvenirs, and more. As far as coffee goes, Our Place sells Larrys Beans Coffees, a fair trade and organic bean as well as various other varieties from regions around the globe. The expresso is hard to beat – smooth, rich goodness. Buy it by the bean, or ground up.
Back to the books. On any day, you can find anywhere from 35,000 to 40,000 books aligning the shelves at Our Place. If you’re looking for something in particular, ask someone there, it might still be in the back and not on the shelf yet. The main genre at Our Place is non fiction, but they aren’t lacking in fiction. From cook books to civil war books and children’s books to mysteries, Our Place in Cosby, TN has it.
Just a glance at the shelves and you’ll spot local/Southern titles from authors that live in the area, Great Smoky Mountain National Park titles, children’s books as well as games, toys and puzzles, a large selection of mental and physical health books, gardening titles that address topics from organics to local plants to design, history titles, travel books that span from area-specific to guides, biographies, photography titles, numerous classics and best sellers.
Our Place also buys books in all genres, especially local interest books. Please be clean, and in a condition that is fit to sell.
Our Place also carries DVD’s, CD’s, Boyd’s bears, Smoky Mountain souvenirs, T-shirts, mugs, local honey, jams & jellies, and organic & healthy snacks.
115 Cricket Hollow Rd.
Cosby, TN 37722