Laurel's Book Links

Pick Your Favorite Canon:
Misc. Book Sites:

National and Virtual Bookstore Sites and
Book Buying Portals:

  • Abebooks. World's largest online marketplace for used, rare, and out-of-print books
  • Alibris.com. Used, new, and hard to find books
  • Amazon.com
  • Barnes and Noble
  • BetterWorld Books. New and used books. Free U.S. Shipping. The proceeds fund literacy programs.
  • Booksprice.com. A service for finding the best price on the purchase of several books together. It seeks the store with the best offer for all all the books in the cart (including shipping costs) and links to it.
  • Chegg. Mail order semester-long textbook rentals.
  • English Language Books. A source for books in English
  • Globe Corner Bookstore. Travel books and maps
  • The Stars Our Destination. Sci-fi, fantasy, and horror. (Their Chicago and Evanston storefronts have closed--now an online store only.)
  • Daedalus Books. Discounted books and music
  • Powell's Books. Independent bookstores. Online since 1994, also with seven locations in the Portland area
  • AddALL. Searches over 40 book sites and compares prices
  • Gallileus. German portal searching book sites around the world
  • Chambal.com. Searches book site by ISBN number


Book Blogs:
Texas Bookstore Sites:

Utah Bookstore Sites:
  • Back of Beyond Books. Specializing in natural history, environmental titles, southwestern guidebooks and maps, Native American titles, and Western history. In Moab
  • The King's English Book Shop. Specializing in fiction, non-fiction, mysteries, belles lettres, and children's books. In SLC
  • Sam Weller's Books. New, used, and rare books, with specialties in Mormonism, Indians, Geology and writers of the West. In SLC
Chicago Bookstore Sites:

Last updated: July 11, 2012


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