About US

  • We sell ebooks direct to consumers via littlethingsbook.store
  • We provide a range of ebook-specific technical services to book publishers

Launched in 2000, littlethingsbook.store is a popular ebook retailer with a reputation for innovation, integrity and independence. We sell ebooks direct to millions of consumers around the world, with five local sales portals in the US, Canada, UK, Europe and Australia.

You can read our ebooks online, or download them to a vast array of devices, using our Ebook Reader apps.

littlethingsbook.store is privately held and run by its founders, life-long booksellers Stephen and Trudy Cole. It is the only independent ebook retailer that sells into every country in the world, including Antarctica and the International Space Station.

We have our own publisher licenses, delivery platforms, reader apps and repository of titles. Ebook Reader, our mobile app, is one of the most popular apps in the ebook market, with millions of installs.

littlethingsbook.store hosts over a million unique ebook titles and has millions of members.

In addition to our popular ebook-store, we provide services to book publishers. Digital Comps is a system that enables publishers to send secure ebooks to reviewers and instructors, called “complimentary copies”.Ebook Engine is a system that enables publishers to sell ebooks direct to consumers from their own website. And publishers use our Ebook Collections platform to sell collections of their ebooks direct to institutions.

Four Thousand Publishers

We maintain license agreements covering the output of over 4,000 publishers. Our publisher partners include all the major English language trade, professional and scholarly presses.

A Collection of Unique, High Quality Titles

The company hosts 1.7 million professionally published ebooks, including popular trade titles, and professional, educational and scholarly texts. We hold them in the form of PDFs and EPUB files.

Publishers’ Management Portal

“Pi” is our highly regarded, dedicated online portal where publishers can manage their preferences, fetch reports and so on.

Ebook Processing Platform

Publishers upload 25,000 ebooks to us every month. Our production unit has been enhanced and modified steadily since March 2000, and has evolved along with the industry. It deals elegantly with all the complexities thrown up by an evolving sector, including faulty files and metadata supplied by publishers.