‘Tis the season to buy books! This Friday is Black Friday and while others may be looking for the hottest deals on clothes and electronics, there’s only one thing I’ve got my eye on: books. And bookish merch. But mostly books. So to make sure I, and you, get all the best deals out there this Friday, I’ve put together a comprehensive list of the best sales going on this weekend. Check it out, and please let me know if I missed anything.
In general, books from BookOutlet are already ridiculously cheap, so when they have a sale going on you know it’s going to be good. I did the math and the 18 books currently in my cart will only cost me about $62 with their Black Friday sale. That’s a crazy steal. However, make sure you set your alarm and get in on this sale early, because you better believe these books will go fast. The sale begins on Thanksgiving at 10 a.m. EST. Don’t miss out!
2. Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble has a lot to offer this weekend. Online you can get 20% off on orders with the code GIVETHANKS from Nov. 23-26 and you get 20% off in stores from Nov. 24-26. What’s really exciting at B&N Black Friday is the number of signed books they have stocked up for you. For the full list of signed books available click here and to see the full list of B&N deals this weekend click here.
3. HarperCollins Publishers
You can buy the books straight from the source this weekend (and always, actually). Beginning today, HarperCollins is having a 30% off sale on their website and there’s also free shipping. The sale will last until Monday, Nov. 27 at 11:59 p.m. EST.
Amazon is having deals on a variety of books and ebooks for the whole weekend. You can click here to see their daily deals.
5. Half Price Books
Half Price Books is having an EPIC sale on Black Friday. Everything in store is 20% off and the first 100 people through the door at 9 a.m. local time will receive a FREE tote bag and a $5 HPB Gift Card. On top of that, one of these bags will have a $100 gift card, so get there early and try your luck.
6. Books-A-Million (BAM!)
The more you spend at booksamillion.com, the more you save. Make an online purchase of $50 or more and get $10 off; spend $100 or more and get $20 off; and if you spend $200 or more you’ll get $50 off. The stores will also have a number of other deals. Click here to learn more.
7. Book Depository
Similar to Amazon, Book Depository has a number of Black Friday deals on various titles going on this week. Click here to see all the different deals happening on their website.
8. Novelly Yours
Beginning on Black Friday, you can use the coupon code BLACKFRIDAY2017 to get 20% off your order at novellyyourscandles.com. Additionally, in each order placed during the sale, which ends on Nov. 27, there will be a scratch-off included which will have future savings of up to 35%.
OwlCrate has a number of Black Friday sales happening for new subscribers to their bookish box subscription service and long time members. Check out their post above to get all the details.
10. Nerdy Post
Nerdy Post is also have an epic Black Friday, and amongst the number of deals they’re offering, you can also build your own box and get the merch you really want. Check out their post above.
11. Flick the Wick
Beginning tomorrow (Thanksgiving Day), you can get 25% off Flick the Wick’s entire website. So if you’ve been waiting for the right time to give their candles a try, the time is now.
12. Little Inkling Designs
The popular bookmark shop will have a 20% sale from Black Friday through to Cyber Monday. This sale excludes the shop’s new book lover’s planner (which will go on sale at 12 a.m. EST on Black Friday) and the clearance section. You can find their Etsy shop here.