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Reading Copy Book Blog

Reading Copy Blog

AbeBooks staff blog, where we post daily musings about news stories from the book world and let our readers know what's new at AbeBooks.

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BookSleuth®, GiftSleuth®, and BookHints


BookSleuth, GiftSleuth, and BookHints are sections of our forum where book lovers can help each other find books.

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  • In BookHints, post a list of five recently enjoyed titles
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Features Archive

AbeBooks Features Archive

Every week AbeBooks publishes fascinating features about a huge variety of bookish subjects, including rare books and collecting, authors, publishers, and interesting characters in literature and notable anniversaries. Our lists are second to none in the book world and designed to inspire your next read or collectible purchase.

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Book Fair Directory

Book Fair Directory

Check our book fairs and events directory to see if there are any upcoming used, rare, or antiquarian book fairs in your area.

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