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Book Depository closing down 26th April

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  1. #1

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    Book Depository closing down 26th April

    Announcement

    We are sorry to let you know that Book Depository will be closing on 26 April 2023.

    You can still place orders until midday (12pm BST) on 26 April 2023 and we will continue to deliver your purchases and provide support for any order issues until 23 June 2023.

    From all of us at Book Depository we want to say "thank you". Delivering your favourite reads to you since 2007 has been a pleasure.
    https://www.bookdepository.com/closure
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    Amazon is slashing jobs and cutting costs.

    https://edition.cnn.com/2023/04/05/t...own/index.html

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    Any other places to get a wide range of English language books in HK other than Amazon US?


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    HK public library has a good collection

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    Quote Originally Posted by aw451:
    Any other places to get a wide range of English language books in HK other than Amazon US?
    BD made it too expensive to stay in business... Now that most independents are closed and the fed has moved in, amazon can disarm a few of it's strategic businesses.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Editor:
    HK public library has a good collection
    Agree. I use the library a lot but it's not very good for more technical or recent literature.
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