How do I buy a book without Amazon?


How do I buy a book without Amazon?

So, to give you more options when you’re looking to buy books, we have compiled a list of the best Amazon alternatives…

  1. 1. Powell’s Books.
  2. Books-A-Million.
  3. Alibris.
  4. Peachpit.
  5. Barnes & Noble.
  6. Valore Books.
  7. BetterWorldBooks.
  8. ThriftBooks.

Is Blackwells independent?

The UK’s largest book chain, Waterstones, has acquired the country’s largest independent bookseller, Blackwell’s, ending 143 years of family ownership and signalling a further concentration of the bookselling industry.

Does Amazon still sell books?

What types of books can I sell on Amazon? You can sell new books, used books, collectible books, comic books, and more in a wide variety of different genres. If your books don’t have an ISBN, you can also sell books by title, helping you turn your old used books into cash.

Is Waterstones owned by Amazon?

For a time, Waterstones sold eReaders, including in 2012 partnering with Amazon to sell the Amazon Kindle, but has since pulled out of this market for commercial reasons….Waterstones.

Type Private
Products Books
Revenue £392 million (2019)
Number of employees 3,500
Parent Elliott Management Corporation

Is AbeBooks better than Amazon?

Abebooks is better than Amazon in every conceivable way. It depends what sort of books you sell. For current bestsellers and popular paperbacks, Amazon is obviously going to outperform Abe…by miles.

Is Thriftbooks com trustworthy?

In 2020, ThriftBooks Customer Service ranked in the top 3 for America’s best customer service of online booksellers for the third year in a row, in the company of Amazon and 50 year old Powell’s Books. With over 730,000 reviews on Trustpilot, our customer rating remains at “Excellent.”