42 Trending Book Businesses [2024]

Updated: January 18th, 2023
Write A Book Business

Looking for some examples of a book business?

Interested in case studies of a successful book business? Check out our full list of success stories.

1. Google

Search the world's information, including webpages, images, videos and more. Google has many special features to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

Website traffic: 54.2M/month


2. CBR

Covering comics, movies, tv like no other in the world. CBR.com is all you need!

Website traffic: 58.1M/month


Learn more about starting a book business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a book business?
-> Pros and cons of a book business

Need inspiration?

-> Other book business success stories

Other resources

-> Book business tips
-> Blog post ideas for a book business


Website traffic: 460K/month


5. Electronic library. Download books free. Finding books

Electronic library. Download books free. Finding books | Z-Library. Download books for free. Find books

Website traffic: 3.91M/month


6. Audiobooks.com

Signup for a Free Trial and get 3 Audiobooks Free, 2 books a month after. Members get free access to 10,000+ audiobooks and 1.2 million+ podcasts.

Website traffic: 1.45M/month


7. BookRags.com

Website traffic: 940K/month


8. Электронная библиотека. Скачать книги бесплатно. Поиск книг

Website traffic: 540K/month

9. Book of the Month

Spend more time reading and less time figuring out what to read. Choose from five monthly reads, vetted by cool people with great taste. Start reading today!

Website traffic: 1.28M/month


10. Autodesk SketchBook

Website traffic: 680K/month


11. World Book

A comprehensive suite of e-learning resources designed for all ages and abilities with articles, videos, educator tools, eBooks, research guides and more.

Website traffic: 230K/month


12. CR Fashion Book

CR Fashion Book is your source for the latest fashion trends, beauty tips, celebrity news, and more! From the creative mind of Carine Roitfeld.

Website traffic: 620K/month


13. Accelerated Reader Bookfinder US

Website traffic: 350K/month


14. Duelingbook

Duelingbook is a Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game simulator that works right in your browser.

Website traffic: 1.48M/month


15. Bookshare

Website traffic: 190K/month


16. Pragmatic Bookshelf: By Developers, For Developers

We improve the lives of professional developers. We create timely, practical books on classic and cutting-edge topics to help you learn and practice your craft, and accelerate your career. Come learn with us.

Website traffic: 270K/month


17. Deep Learning

Website traffic: 230K/month


Find the best book recommendations by billionaires, icons, and world-class performers.

How much they make: $12K/year
Where they're located: San Francisco, CA
How much did it cost to start: $0
Current team size: 0


How Two Best Friends Started A Side Hustle Recommending Books

Most Recommended Books helps you discover books recommended by the world's most influential people, with 500+ experts and 6,000+ books, and garnered 70,000 monthly visitors with the goal of reaching 100,000 to start looking at other ways of making money.

Richard started Most Recommended Books over 4 years ago
Richard grew the business to $1K/month
Read by 3,295 founders

19. A Kids Book About™

A growing collection of kids books on challenging, empowering, and important topics for kids ages 5+


20. Book of Mormon Central

Website traffic: 150K/month


21. Hunting trips directly from outfitters worldwide

The first worldwide online booking platform for hunters. Great variety of hunting trips directly from outfitters. All with a Best Price Guarantee.

Website traffic: 150K/month


22. Home Page

Comic Shop Locator| Find Your Nearest Comic Book, Graphic Novel and Pop-Culture Store Locator

Website traffic: 160K/month


23. ItaliaRail

Book Italy train tickets online with ItaliaRail - the Italian train travel specialists. 🇮🇹🚄Easy booking tool. 24/7 customer support. Italy guide - travel tips and inspiration. 80,000+ routes. 20 years of experience. 2019 Feefo Service Award. 🇮🇹🚄

Where they're located: Campello sul Clitunno, Umbria, Italy
Website traffic: 200K/month


24. The Real Book Spy

Full coverage of all your favorite thriller authors, and their characters, unlike anywhere else on the web! 


25. Online Campground and RV Park Reservations

Search thousands of campgrounds and book the perfect site for your next family trip! See park rates, pictures, and ratings on one of the largest camp site indexes available!


26. Regnery Publishing

Regnery Publishing is America's leading publisher of conservative books for over 70 years. Our authors change lives and our readers change history.

Where they're located: Salem, Oregon, United States


27. Redefining Normal

Redefining Normal | Justin & Alexis Black's new book about how two foster kids beat the odds and discovered healing, happiness, and love. Pre-order now!

Where they're located: Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
Current team size: 7


28. The Online Book of Common Prayer

Website traffic: 110K/month


29. Book.hr

Portal za promicanje nove Evangelizacije. Želja nam je doprijeti do ljudi koji su iz bilo kojeg razloga privremeno ili trajno odustali od Boga i/ili Crkve.

Website traffic: 220K/month


30. Children's Book Council – Dedicated to supporting the industry and promoting children’s books and reading


31. TLC Book Tours

TLC Book Tours is a virtual book tour site. Virtual book tours are a promotional tool for authors to connect with readers via well-read book blogs and specialty blogs.


32. EOFire LLC

The Common Path to Uncommon Success - A Roadmap to Financial Freedom and Fulfillment, book written by John Lee Dumas.

How much they make: $1.8M/year
Where they're located: Humacao
How much did it cost to start: $500
Current team size: 5

The Story Of John Lee Dumas: From Tank Commander In Iraq To Starting A $100K/Month Entrepreneurship Podcast

John Lee Dumas launched Entrepreneurs On Fire, a daily podcast interviewing successful entrepreneurs, and went on to create multiple successful products and services including Podcasters' Paradise, which has consistently generated over $100,000 in net revenue every month for 89 months in a row.

John started EOFire LLC over 11 years ago
John grew the business to $150K/month
It cost John $500 to start the business
Read by 7,092 founders

33. Yield Book


34. Indie Book Awards

The Next Generation Indie Book Awards are the largest international awards program for independent publishers


35. Book Revue

36. Stockton-San Joaquin County Public Library (SSJCPL) Homepage

Where they're located: Stockton, California, United States

37. Get the Top 100 Book Recommendations from 48,000 Book Clubs, updated weekly.

38. Educational Communications Board

PUBLIC MEDIA FOR WISCONSIN - The Educational Communications Board is a State Agency that distributes K-12 educational media, public safety, and public broadcasting services to Wisconsin’s citizens.


39. Book Soup

40. The Bookloft

41. Interaction Design