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8 of the best books to read in 2022

If you need inspiration, here are our top picks for novels and non-fiction books to add to your “to read“ pile this year.

What’s between the covers?

Buy a secondhand book from bidorbuy and you may get more than one story for your money – that’s just part of the fun.

The joy of text

Our latest blog is definitely worth a read – it’s all about the pleasure you can get from reading a real book. Of course, we’ve got nothing against e-readers, but this article might just re-kindle your interest in paperbacks.  Read on! You’ve got to love books – they’re awesome! If it’s been a while since […]

7 winter reads


Enjoy staying indoors during winter with works of fiction you got on bidorbuy.

Dictionary and thesaurus for brain power


Expanding our vocabulary makes us smarter: it boosts our memory and improves our ability to think and reason.

Great opening lines of great novels


The first line of a novel introduces the theme, sets the tone, prepares the stage for the story and invites the reader to join in.

The best position for reading


You can read in almost any position, but there are some rules that readers should adhere in order to avoid neck strain or arm fatigue.

How to write well


With some practice, anyone can read well.

Let’s talk poetry

Week in, week out, a respectable number of books filled with verses find their way from the bidorbuy book section into the hands (and hearts) of readers.

Summer holiday reads 2016

Summer Holiday Reads 2016

Four books to pack for your summer holiday.   Searching for a book to read on the beach? When the year goes by far too quickly, the last thing you want to do is spend your well-deserved break reading a book that is anything less than great. So I’ve taken all the work out of […]