“What is Bookbub?” you might ask.
According to their website:
BookBub is a free service that helps you discover books you’ll love through unbeatable deals, handpicked recommendations, and updates from your favorite authors. BookBub doesn’t actually sell books. We simply introduce you to books you’ll love that are available on retailers like Amazon’s Kindle store, Barnes & Noble’s Nook store, Apple’s iBooks, and others.
Handpicked deals on books you’ll love
BookBub notifies you about free and deeply discounted ebook recommendations selected by our expert editorial team, from bestsellers to hidden gems. You choose the types you’d like to get notified about — with categories ranging from mysteries to romance to cookbooks — and we send you great deals in those genres.
BookBub features books ranging from top-tier publishers to critically acclaimed independent authors. Our experts ensure that we’re only featuring great deals on quality books you’ll love.
Real-time updates from your favorite authors
BookBub also notifies you about discounts, new releases, and preorders from your favorite authors. You choose the authors you want follow, and we’ll alert you when they have book news to share.
Recommendations from people you trust
BookBub helps you spend less time searching and more time reading by surfacing recommendations from people you trust. You can browse recommendations from your favorite authors, BookBub editors, and your friends and family to discover books you’ll love.
- Whenever an author launches a new book, their followers receive a New Release Alert — a dedicated (free!) email promoting the new book.
- Whenever an author runs a BookBub Featured Deal, their followers and any readers who’ve bookmarked the book as “Wanted” receive a deal alert.