Buying vs borrowing books, loving the library, & being part of the problem

In a special bonus episode, we’re answering a big question that we’ve kind of talked about in the past, but we really felt like it would be good to hit directly: What factors determine whether we buy or borrow a book?

  • What prompts us to buy a book brand-new in a brick-and-mortar bookstore—and are we part of the problem with them going under?
  • What books we’ll borrow from the library
  • How the library is really useful for audiobook consumption
  • Why we don’t like borrowing books from people (or loaning them for that matter)

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Posted by Aaron Armstrong

Aaron is the author of several books for adults and children, as well as multiple documentaries and Bible studies. His latest book, I'm a Christian—Now What?: A Guide to Your New Life with Christ is available now.