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With the summer term coming to a close, many students will be finishing up their courses and looking forward to graduation eagerly. If this is the end of your time studying, you may well have a huge stack of textbooks sitting around. While they’ve been your faithful companions throughout the years of your course, they […]
When we think of long, hot summer days under the beating sun, we immediately think of a good book. What better way to spend a summer’s day than enjoying a page-turner on a comfy sun lounger with a refreshing drink? We honestly don’t think there is a better way. And seeing as summer holidays are […]
We are thrilled to introduce our new logo and branding! Time for a change Here at WeBuyBooks, we unveiled our previous logo and website design way back in 2010, almost ten years ago would you believe… and although we were fond of our previous aesthetic, we thought the time was right for a spruce up […]
WeBuyBooks helped The Raft Foundation donate almost 600 gifts in December! The Raft Foundation is a Rossendale based community group which formed in 2012 and helps families and individuals in crisis. With more and more people turning to food banks to help them through hard times, they are a vital part of the community […]
The nights are drawing in, burnt orange leaves are piling up on pavements, and an increasing sense of eeriness is in the air… This can only mean one thing – Halloween is on its way! The spooky season has got us thinking about our favourite bewitching books, namely, books on witchcraft and the occult. We’ve […]
Looking for some spare cash but running out of things to sell? There’s good news — the contents of your old bookshelves could add up to a decent chunk of money. We check our prices against our competitors to make sure we’re regularly paying you more for your old books, CDs, DVDs and Games – […]
The snowdrops are out, and the nights are getting lighter, which can only mean one thing: It’s nearly spring! Spring is a fantastic time of the year to have a big sort out, and what better time than National Spring Cleaning Week? It runs from 5th to 11th March and gives you the perfect excuse […]
Unless you’ve written a list to Santa this year saying exactly what you want, then the odds are you’ll get a couple of nice, but unwanted gifts. The question is, what the heck do you do with those unwanted gifts? Well, we have a simple solution – sell your stuff to us!
Christmas songs are constantly playing up and down the country at this time of the year. But with so many to choose from, the question is: which festive track is the UK’s favourite? Luckily, the Official Charts Company has been keeping track of the most popular since downloads began in the mid-2000s. Going off their […]
Heard of that geezer – Ebenezer? Ebenezer Scrooge, that is. Well, we’re nothing like him! We promise. We won’t be tight with our cash this Christmas, we’ll give it to you if you give us your old stuff. Sell your stuff online with We Buy Books and we’ll give you a reason to be merry, not grumpy, this Christmas.
Nothing quite beats the look or feel of a printed book. But, it seems that we aren’t the only ones that think so. Plenty of people are getting tired of too much screen time, as sales of consumer e-books dropped 17% last year. Books are a great way to step away from the screen. 1. […]
Hollywood certainly loves the author Stephen King, and we do too! It’s safe to say, he really is the King of horror. However, he has plenty of great novels that are not horror and not scary. Over fifty of his books have been adapted for the big screen. The latest film adaptation, IT, is a […]
There’s a day for everything now. Saturday 23rd September is going to be a busy day, however, as it is International Declutter Day. So clear up your act and clean out your clutter. We reckon it’s safe to say that mess can cause stress. How did it start? A declutter therapist, Breda Stack, founded […]
Are you a bit of a bookworm but a bit disorganised? If your bookshelf looks like Jenga for books then it’s time to pay it some attention! Smarten up your bookshelf and make them as stylish as they are useful. Show your books some love and have a nosy at our bookshelf organisation ideas. […]
Friends are ace, but let us tell you about a big benefit of friendship – our refer-a-friend scheme. Rewards for every buddy! Get rewarded and make your friends love you even more! You get cash, they get cash – it’s a win-win situation! Who doesn’t love to bump up their bank balance?
Spring cleaning doesn’t just involve a feather duster and can of polish! And with the launch of National Spring Cleaning Week, it’s the perfect excuse to grab a box and spring clean your bookshelves. When you are hopelessly addicted to books, it’s easy to let your collection build up until your shelves are full to […]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! We aren’t, of course, talking about Christmas – we’re talking about World Book Day! World Book Day launches tomorrow, and is a worldwide celebration of authors, illustrators, books and reading. Every year, children dress up as their favourite characters from their most treasured books, filling the streets […]