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05-04-2010, 02:44 AM
i am about to cancel my subscription to BookSwim but before i do, i am curious to see what experiences others have had with it. here's a quick rundown on my pros and cons:

1. wide array of new books available
2. customer service is fast and helpful
3. cheaper than buying a Kindle and/or buying a book for the Kindle

1. books take forever and a day to arrive
2. two books ended up getting lost but BookSwim didn't know it, nor did i, so weeks went by with nothing happening
3. as a "light reader" you must always keep one book (they won't let you cancel till you return all 3 at one time)

please share your experiences and whether you think i should swim away or keep treading water?

05-04-2010, 07:52 AM

So, it's Netflix for books? Interesting.

08-26-2014, 09:56 PM
Acquired by Booksfree in '13. http://www.booksfree.com/

ETA: Which is now BookLender: http://www.booklender.com/