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Trade Books with Our Online Book Swapping Club...

  • It's easy: List books you'd like to swap with other club members.
  • Once a book is requested, mail it to the club member.
  • In return, you may choose from 1,530,098 available books!
  • You pay postage for the books you send out; the books you receive come to you postage-paid.
  • Books you request are yours to keep, or swap again!

We're NOT just Paperback Books! Enjoy trading Hardbacks, Audio Books, Textbooks and more.

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Richard P.
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Hi - my name is Richard Pickering and I'm the Founder of PaperBackSwap. I have two kids and reside in Atlanta, Georgia.

I came up with the idea for PaperBackSwap because of all the traveling that I used to do for business. I found that there was no easy way...

 It's easy to make friends at PaperBackSwap!

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Member Testimonials

I love this so much! I feel that every reader and book owner should use this membership. I have been able to get books that I have wanted for quite some time and didn't want to pay full price for. I also have posted great books that I have and don't want to keep. I can then save up my credits for "new to me" books. It's just a wonderful genius idea and I hope more people take advantage of it!
JENNIFER C. (Burlington, WI) - 8/3/2018
I started using Paper Back years ago. I LOVE IT!
Dawn B. (Gainesville, GA) - 7/26/2018

Printable Postage

Save by printing exact postage from your computer. Why drive to the Post Office just to wait in line?
  • Mail books easily from your home.
  • No fussing with postage stamps.
  • Get instant credit when you mark books mailed!
  • Earn a Free Swap each time you send books with
    Printable Postage!
Not to mention all the money you'll save on books!