Things We Love – Better World Books

It’s no secret that I love books.

Love ‘em.

And there’s something about a used book, isn’t there? Something romantic about leafing through the wispy, yellowing pages and thinking about what past readers were thinking as they read. How this same book that you are holding in your hands may have changed someone’s perspective, maybe their lives. Someone you will never know.

While it’s fun to wander the aisles of used book stores, if you are looking for a specific title, you might be out of luck. But BetterWorldBooks will ship you the book, for free, and your purchase will be funding literacy efforts at the same time. is a for-profit social enterprise that collects used books and sells them online to raise money for literacy initiatives worldwide. You’ll get great bargains on used books – more than 6 million used and new titles. When you buy used books, you save money – and you keep books out of landfills while conserving resources. Plus, you’ll get free carbon-neutral shipping in the USA and $3.97 shipping worldwide. (Every order is shipped carbon neutral with offsets from

Better World Books also gives books directly to literacy projects. So far, the company has donated 3.3 million books to partner programs around the world. Literacy partners include: Books for Africa, Room to Read, Worldfund, the National Center for Family Literacy, and Invisible Children.

The next time you’re looking for a particular title, check first.

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