Thebookpeople.co.uk

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Community Level 6ciaomeister1

ciaomeister1

Bargain Books

AdvantagesCheap, good quality, no tie in

DisadvantagesOccasional delivery problems, limited range

"The Book People I first happened upon the book people at work. They had left a selection of cheap, yet good quality books, along with the web address, and I placed my first order. I thought that this was a book club, where you get your first few books for a very reasonable price and then read the small print and find you are tied in for the next few years. I was wrong. ~~ What is The Book People? ~~ The Book People claim to be one of the ..." Read review
29.03.2006

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Try Not To Break Their Spines

AdvantagesGosh-darned cheap, small but comprehensive selection, excellent customer service.

DisadvantagesHeadache-inducing website colours, not all special offers available online.

" Today, my parcel from thebookpeople was rather a good one. It contained: ● Set of ten books by John Steinbeck in Penguin Classics at £9.99. The published price for these books is a whopping £77.90. (Well, I needed them: my old ones are rather dog-eared). ● Stanley Yelnat's Guide to Camp Green Lake by Louis Sachar at £1.99. The published price of this is £4.99 and I've not seen it at less anywhere on the High Street. (If you've read ..." Read review
07.07.2003

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Community Level 6yukkibear

yukkibear

Loyalty points for books

Advantagesbargain books

Disadvantagesnone

"It's NOT a CLUB and it gives you loyalty points for buying books. Can you beat that? Who they are? The bookpeople.co.uk are a book company who offer books at discounted prices without the the customer feeling the pinch of belonging to yet another club. Books can be bought without any obligation to buy any more, although they feel sure you will return because of their prices. What they offer. Books at discounted prices. A book that will ..." Read review
23.10.2001

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Community Level 4elle3041

elle3041

books, books and more books

Advantagesfree delivery for purchases over £25.00, gift delivery service

Disadvantagesdo not stock the latest releases

"I was first introduced to The Book People via their mail order service, which has now been running over 10 years. I was delighted to discover they also had an on-line service. As the name suggests, the company sells a good array of books and stationery for all ages. Don’t expect to find the latest releases here though as it is mainly devoted to bestsellers that have been in print for some time, and this is reflected in their pricing. Most ..." Read review
20.07.2001

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Community Level 5minxette

minxette

I Shall Get Lost In Books As Well Then

AdvantagesBloomin' fantastic prices

DisadvantagesNo e-mail delivery tracking at the moment

"...Yey!!!!!!!!!! All in all, TheBookPeople.co.uk is the best online bookstore I’ve shopped at!! It trounces the prices on Amazon, and every single time I look at it, I see something new I want! Most bestsellers are heavily discounted here and their collections offer fantastic value for money. I really should’ve just gone back to bed with my books this morning as the rest of the day turned out to be pretty awful; I was terminated!!!! Well, ..." Read review
12.05.2001

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Type Books, Movies & Music
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