The history of the humble ISBN …

Aug 29, 2019

Over forty years ago, the British retailer W. H. Smith announced plans to transfer its stock to a computerised warehouse and from there on, they needed a numbering system for all of their books, starting out with Standard Book Numbering or SBN.

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5 reasons we’re the UK’s book buying specialists

Mar 02, 2019

WeBuyBooks are the country’s online book buying specialists. We receive hundreds of thousands of books each year featuring a range of topics and genres, including cookery books, graphic novels, used school textbooks and much more! You could soon be making extra money from all your spare books. We offer you the ideal way to clear […]

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Lose those January blues with WeBuyBooks

Jan 14, 2019

Ah January, the marmite month… some see it as a fresh start, whereas others can’t wait for it to be over. Here at WeBuyBooks, we like to see January in a positive light, and as a good opportunity to set new goals and get organised for the year ahead. And with “Blue Monday” approaching fast, […]

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Keep the kids busy this half term with our book-scanning app!

Oct 16, 2018

Finding things for children to do over the half term can be a struggle. Not only do you have to find things that are entertaining and engaging for them, but you also need to choose activities that they can do by themselves, allowing you time to get on with all everything else

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Students! We pay more for your textbooks

Jun 13, 2018

  As those of us who have been to university will know, being cash-strapped is an inevitable part of the experience. With tuition fees now higher than ever, accommodation costs soaring, and the cost of books leaving a dent in your pockets, it’s no wonder you could be feeling slightly poor. But now there’s a […]

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Our top ten festive films

Dec 09, 2016

What makes a great festive film? Well, it needs a memorable soundtrack, copious amounts of Christmas decorations and a storyline that leaves you feeling warm and fuzzy. With that in mind, here are the ten best festive movies in history. 1. It’s A Wonderful Life This classic follows George Bailey (played by James Stewart) when […]

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7 ways to make more money for Christmas

Nov 09, 2016

It’s that time of year again when everyone is looking for some way to make more money in time for Christmas. More and more nephews, nieces, grandchildren, godchildren, and friends’ children keep appearing to make Christmas more and more expensive! Short of putting in stupid amounts of overtime at work, what can you do? Well, […]

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Moving House? Reduce your load and help pay for your removal van

May 16, 2016

Do you need a helping hand moving home? Well look no further than We Buy Books. They say that moving house can be one of the most stressful times of your life – it’s up there with getting married or having a baby. From re-directing your post and switching over your gas and electricity bills, […]

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