Tuesday, October 18, 2005

The growing market for slightly used books

New trend creates a nation of amateur booksellers

The Internet is creating a new and fast-growing category in the book-selling market -- the barely-used book. An increasing number of consumers are snapping up used volumes online at invitingly cheap prices. For details, click on the header ("The growing market for slightly used books").

4 comments:

Ruben said...

Yes! I often sell my used text books.

Deb Sistrunk said...

Ruben, I think it's great that people can do this online now. I'll be among the people surfing the 'Net for deals.

Dr. Deborah Serani said...

I have purchased soooo many books this way...and even managed to find books that are no longer published. Amazing finds!

~Deb

Deb Sistrunk said...

Deb, how cool!