How to get the best books for free online: How to take your nonfiction book shopping to the next level
Read moreA survey of more than 10,000 people in the US found that readers of nonfiction books were the most likely to take out a subscription online.
A majority of the respondents said they had read at least one nonfiction title online, while 43 per cent said they did so monthly, and 11 per cent were active monthly readers.
“This data highlights the importance of digital and mobile reading,” said Andrew Waugh, editor of the annual nonfiction survey.
“We are seeing an explosion in the number of books being read online by people with limited time and budgets.”
While we all know that the best reading experience is one where you get a book you love, we need to remember that the time and money you invest in your reading is what you will have to pay back.
“But there are a few exceptions, like books written by well-known authors, and there are some books that are so well-received, they just can’t be ignored.””
For the most part, they’re accessible and the best way to do that is to take a subscription,” Waugh said.
“But there are a few exceptions, like books written by well-known authors, and there are some books that are so well-received, they just can’t be ignored.”
You also need to be willing to pay for your books because the average subscription price for a nonfiction is around $20, while for a literary book, it can go up to $40.
“The findings also show that non-fiction books are a cheaper option for those looking to read books online.
The survey showed that readers were more likely to subscribe to books from other authors, such as Stephen King, Jane Austen, and Thomas Hardy.
Waugh said the popularity of non-literary books was not limited to the US.”
In general, the US seems to be a fairly diverse country,” he said.”
The book industry is also growing at a very fast pace, with more and more titles coming online and more people finding themselves hooked on the internet.
“It’s a wonderful opportunity to expand your reading horizons.”
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