Six Places to Find Cheap Books Online
For those who don’t want to shop in stores, finding cheap books online is simple and convenient. Book subscription services offer competitive prices on the latest titles, and you can also find highly discounted books online at bookselling websites like Book Outlet and Thriftbooks. Powell’s Books, Thriftbooks, and Book Riot are some of the top cheap book websites.
How do I find cheap books?
There are several places to look for used books, including:
- Used Bookstores.
- Yard Sales.
- Library Book Sales.
- Online Sellers. When you search for a book on a large online store like Amazon or eBay, you’ll often find secondhand copies selling for minuscule prices.
How can I read new books for cheap?
Here are some of our favorite places to go for cheap reading.
- Free eBooks for Kindle and Kobo.
- Free books on Google Play Books and Apple Books.
- Free books on Project Gutenberg.
- Kindle and Kobo Deals.
- EBook Subscription Services.
Where is the best place to buy books online?
Where to Buy Books Online Other Than Amazon
- Barnes and Noble.
- Valore Books.
Where can I get books for free?
We go into more detail about each one below, but the following sites all have free books online (or curate a collection of them):
- Open Culture.
- Open Library.
- International Children’s Digital Library.
- Internet Sacred Text Archive.
- Open Library.
Can I get books for free?
The most obvious way to get free books is to borrow them from your local public library; the downside is that you won’t be able to keep them, but you will be able to read any book they have for free. Another option is to go to a library on the last day of a book sale.
How can I save money on books?
In a nutshell, here’s how to save money on books.
- Reading a lot of books will make you a better person.
- Buying books is for suckers.
- Libraries will almost always have the books you want.
- They are cool now, and they even have comic books.
- Libraries are actually nice places to hang out in.
How do I buy and read ebooks?
You can download and read ebooks across multiple devices using Google Play Books.
- Open the Google Play Books app on your Android phone or tablet and search for the ebook you want to read.
- Select an ebook and tap the price.
- [Optional] Depending on the book, you may be able to read a sample. Tap Free Sample.
Is Biblio owned by Amazon?
No, we are still a stand-alone company unaffiliated with Amazon; however, one of the benefits of that independence is that some Biblio sellers may choose to list their books on other platforms, such as Amazon and Amazon-owned ABEbooks.
Where can I buy used books online not on Amazon?
The 9 Best Websites for Buying Used Books on the Internet
- Better World Books.
- 4. Powell’s.
- Thrift Books.
- Half Price Books.
- Book Depository.
How can I get a free copy of a book?
The Best Sites for Getting Free Books in the Mail
- Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a well-known organization that sends free books through the mail.
- Bibles of America.
- Natural Inquirer.
- Read Conmigo.
- Barnes and Noble.
Do you get free books with Amazon Prime?
Prime members get early access to one FREE Kindle book each month with Amazon First Reads (formerly Kindle First), and now you can get hardcover copies of our editors’ picks for $9.99 or less with Amazon First Reads.
How can I get free hardcopy books?
How to Get Free Hard Copy Books in 7 Easy Steps
- Become a book reviewer.
- Request a desk copy.
- Check O Magazine.
- Register for Kellogg’s Frosted Mini-Wheats “Every Day is a Big Day” Promotion.
- Contact Your State Tourism Office.
- Ask Libraries.