Say whatchu will, but nothing quite beats cradling an actual book in my palms.

Whether it’s the feel of paper between my fingers or the musty scent of a secondhand book, there’s something romantic about the experience that a Kindle can’t mimic.

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If you’ve been holing up at home — for your sake and others, amidst the COVID-19 pandemic — and are in need of new sources of entertainment, consider these online bookstores.

From SingLit to more commercial titles, you’ll easily spend hours exploring (brave) new worlds without ever leaving home.

TL;DR: Best Global and Local Online Bookstores

In a hurry to get browsing?

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