The 6 Best Ebook Subscription Services for Unlimited Reading

MakeUseOf | 7/18/2018 | Joel Lee
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Internet subscription services are the future. For TV and movies, you’ve got Netflix. For music, you’ve got Spotify. They offer unlimited streaming of media for a flat monthly rate, offering some of the best entertainment value around.

If there was an internet subscription for literature, that’d complete the trifecta, wouldn’t it? Well, there is! Ebook subscription services have been around for a while now, and if you’re an avid reader, you’re missing out if you aren’t taking part.

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These ebook subscription services can unlock an entire world of literature to be downloaded and read on demand. They’re convenient, they’re affordable, and they can save you a lot of money. Should you subscribe? If so, which site is best?

Are Ebook Subscriptions Worth It?

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Some scoff at the idea of paying a monthly fee to… read books. Sure, if you aren’t a big book reader to begin with, then you probably won’t benefit much from subbing to one of these sites.

The three most important questions to ask are:

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How many books do you read per month?

Which genres do you prefer to read?

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Which ebook devices do you have available?

If you rarely read, you probably won’t justify the monthly fees. But if you read too much, it’s possible to outgrow your subscription and run out of content. If you read in obscure genres, you may not find anything interesting. And depending on which devices you have, you may not even be able to use some of these sites.

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Regardless, you should always check your local public library first. Most libraries offer free ebook rentals, which is best for one-off readers. Obscure genre readers and readers who prefer new releases are often better off making straight ebook purchases.

But for those who fall somewhere in the middle, ebook subscriptions can be extremely worthwhile. Here are the best ebook subscription services that...
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