Where to buy books online

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Whether you’re a seasoned book lover or are just looking for a new hobby in isolation, there are millions of titles out there waiting to be discovered. To help you find the ones that you’ll really enjoy, we’ve come up with a list of online book stores that allow you to browse a huge range of titles at once.

From science-fiction to romance, self-help to travel, you’ll find what you’re looking for at one of the sites listed below.

Don’t forget to check out the promos and discount codes we’ve listed below to see if you can save money at checkout.

Where to buy books online

1. BookDepository.com
On the hunt for best sellers? Browse the titles on sale at Book Depository.

From science fiction to fantasy and horror, find your next book online at Book Depository.

  • Free delivery worldwide
  • Regular new releases
  • Great deals

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2. Amazon
Amazon is a great site to search for your next book conquest.

Looking for fast delivery on a range of titles? Shop Amazon.

  • Free delivery on some books
  • Easy returns
  • New and used available

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3. Waterstones
Browse Waterstones' books of the month to find your next title.

No matter what genre you're into, the range of books on sale at Waterstones means you'll find what you're looking for.

  • Regular deals
  • 5% student discount with UNiDAYS
  • Free delivery over £20

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4. eBay
eBay is the ideal site to search for second hand books.

Find great books at even better prices on eBay.

  • Free delivery on selected books
  • Returns available
  • Great deals

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5. AwesomeBooks
Another great site for second hand books is Awesome Books.

Pick up your next title for less thanks to the great range on sale at Awesome Books.

  • Free UK delivery
  • 30-day refund policy
  • Great choice of second hand books

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6. Wordery
With over 10 million books available, shop Wordery.

Keep yourself entertained in isolation with a range of new titles from online site, Wordery.

  • Free delivery
  • Returns within 30 days
  • Regular discounts

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7. AbeBooks
When it comes to books sold by independent sellers from around the world, try AbeBooks.

Find modern first editions, old paperbacks and art and collectables at AbeBooks.

  • Delivery cost and timing depends on seller
  • Art and collectables also available
  • Supporting independent sellers

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8. Better World Books
Add one or two more books to your collection thanks to Better World Books.

New and used books can be bought for competitive prices for all the family at Better World Books.

  • Free delivery
  • Wide range of genres
  • New and used

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