5 Of The Best & Fastest Online Bookstore Deliveries To Keep You Sane This Lockdown

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Staff Writer

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Forget the groceries and food deliveries, did you know you could also get books super fast?

Since we are starting to spend more time at home again, sometimes, nothing beats a cuppa paired with a good book. So, it is time to get your screen time down, and enlighten yourself by investing more time in reading. Lucky for you, Secret have tracked down the most reliable and fastest online bookstore deliveries to Singapore.

1. Book Depository

Get your favourite books or top choices delivered to your doorstep in five to nine working days with Book Depository. Discover probably the world’s largest collection of books on this website, hence why you will more than likely find whatever book you are looking for. We recommend trying out some of the millions of self-help books to keep you sane during restrictions. Excitingly, it is free delivery on over 20 million titles worldwide.

2. Epigram Books

This online bookshop is a local favourite. They publish fiction and non-fiction books for all ages, and they sell books from publishers across Singapore. Therefore, you will be supporting the local economy. Indeed, this is the perfect bookstore to buy from to keep the kids entertained during lockdown. Delivery is free on orders over $35, and delivery wait time is between three and five days. To start shopping, visit the Epigram Books website.

3. Books Actually

This fantastic bookstore is another local favourite. Expect to find plenty of fiction and literature novels. Likewise, if you are a poetry, biographical or critical essay fan…this is the spot for you to shop at. Orders cost $1.50 delivery and they take between three and seven working days. To get your lockdown comfort books, visit the Books Actually website.


4. Times Bookstores

This online store has millions of products ready for you to purchase. Browsing will take you a while but expect a large selection of assessment books, English titles, fiction and non-fiction, children’s books and plenty more. If you sign up as a Times Rewards member, you’ll get 20% off your first order. Delivery cost $5 if you are not a member, and takes up to five working days.

5. Basheer Graphic Books

This Singapore hotspot features an array of art, architecture, design titles and children’s books to add to your collection. If you select this store, you’ll be supporting the local economy which is needed during this time. Likewise, it is probably one of the fastest bookstore deliveries on our list. You can expect your deliveries to arrive between one and four days, with a $4 delivery charge, and free if you spent over $100.

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