Getting more bang for your buck

Books: Store of treasure in book bins and at the library

Being a bookworm on a budget is no mean feat but it can easily turn into a tale of woe if you keep missing out on must-reads.
Being a bookworm on a budget is no mean feat but it can easily turn into a tale of woe if you keep missing out on must-reads. ST PHOTO: SONG TAO

Being a bookworm on a budget is no mean feat but it can easily turn into a tale of woe if you keep missing out on must-reads.

The most obvious way to save is to go to the National Library Board, which has 8.2 million books, e-books and other materials that anyone with a library account can borrow for free.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on September 02, 2018, with the headline 'Books: Store of treasure in book bins and at the library'. Print Edition | Subscribe