Don’t whip out your Barnes and Noble gift card just yet. There’s an even better way to buy books and save money, all thanks to Thriftbooks. Here are 5 bestsellers you can own for cheap—just under $10!

You, reading your next bestseller for under $10.
You, reading your next book for under $10.
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1. A Game of Thrones – (First Bestseller Under $10)

Check out this book - your first bestseller for under $10 on Thriftbooks.
Your first bestseller under $10.
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No, I didn’t watch the hit TV show – but I need to get my hands on this bestseller. I’ve heard there are plenty of sword fights in this book (not just by judging the cover). If you like mythical places and clashing armies, this might be the book for you.

Price on Thriftbooks: $4.69

Dark Places – (Second Bestseller Under $10)

Check out this book - your second bestseller for under $10 on Thriftbooks.
Your second bestseller under $10.
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There’s nothing worse than watching your family get murdered…by your own brother. That’s the plot of the Dark Places bestseller by Gillian Flynn. Mystery lovers out there won’t want to miss this book.

Price on Thriftbooks: $9.59

The Night Circus – (Third Bestseller Under $10)

Check out this book - your third bestseller for under $10 on Thriftbooks.
Your third bestseller under $10.
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A traveling festival that only appears at night. A love triangle between arch-rivals. And enough magic to satisfy any fantasy lover. Do yourself a favor and snag The Night Circus for under $10.

Price on Thriftbooks: $9.69

The Lightning Thief – (Fourth Bestseller Under $10)

Check out this book - your fourth bestseller for under $10 on Thriftbooks.
Your third bestseller under $10.
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Still reeling from the latest Percy Jackson news? Maybe you want to reminisce at Camp Half Blood—or meet Percy for the first time. Whatever the case, this bestseller is waiting for you.

Price on Thriftbooks: $4.69

Twilight – (Fifth Bestseller Under $10)

Check out this book - your fifth bestseller for under $10 on Thriftbooks.
Your fifth bestseller under $10.
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Don’t attack me! I know this book has its fair share of criticism. But you can’t deny it’s a bestseller for a reason. So if you’re curious about the hype…and the horror, pick up Twilight.

Price on Thriftbooks: $4.79


Hopefully, this list is a proof that you don’t have to take out a loan to purchase a decent book—hardback or not. “Cheap” doesn’t always mean poor quality. With a little digging online, you can find a well-loved book you’re sure to love.

(The prices listed were the ones available at the time of writing this article. Regardless, if you’re looking for cheap books, Thriftbooks has you covered!)

Which bestseller will you check out next? Which books didn’t make the cut? Where’s your favorite place to get cheap books? Let me know in the comments.