Goodreads

Amazon-owned social website and book catalog website

GoodReads is a free database of Books, Authors, and Book Reviews. At present it contains 10,000,000 books[1] in its Database.

Goodreads
Goodreads logo.svg
Type of site
Book
Available inEnglish
OwnerAmazon
Created byOtis Chandler
Elizabeth Khuri
Websitegoodreads.com
CommercialYes
RegistrationFree
LaunchedDecember 2006; 13 years ago (2006-12)
Current statusActive

In GoodReads, a user can do the following things:

  • Sign up and register books
  • Rate & Review books
  • Generate library catalogs
  • Generate Reading lists
  • Create their own groups of book suggestions
  • Surveys, polls, blogs, and discussions

GoodReads is owned by Amazon.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Goodreads Raises Angel Round To Help You Find That Perfect Book". TechCrunch. Retrieved 2020-03-26.
  2. Kaufman, Leslie (2013-03-28). "Amazon to Buy Social Site Dedicated to Sharing Books". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 2020-03-26.

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