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Bookzeal



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Website : www.bookzeal.com

Founders :

Pratik Bhopal co-founder at BookZeal.com is an MCA pass out from NIT, Trichy and has done B.Com from St. Xavierâs College, Kolkata.


Manoj Jain, co-founder at BookZeal.com has been working in the I.T. services field for the past 16 years and is also the Founder, Managing Director & CEO of Ishika Technologies Pvt Ltd, Kolkata

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Description :

What made you to start this website
Our college (NIT, Trichy), like most of the engineering colleges, is established far from the city. To buy or sell books, we had to travel 20kms every time. Moreover, all the engineering books are pretty expensive and being students ourselves, we didnât have to step into anybodyâs shoes to know how it feels at the beginning of each academic session when we have to shell out our hard-earned pocket money for books.
With this in mind, we started exploring for some better options and we realized that, as course books remains more or less same, there would be students in college itself who would be willing to sell books which I need and students to buy books which I want to sell. But the problem is knowing who those students would be?
So we thought of coming up with a platform where students could list the books they want to sell and could see list of books available within their college. And thus we came up with bookzeal.com.


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Well I know book swapping is completely new and unheard concept in India but itâs pretty popular in countries like US, UK etc.

1. List the books that you have and specify the tokens you want against that book. Tokens are the currency system at bookzeal.com
2. Anyone who needs your book will send you the request for same.
3. Arrange meeting with requester.
4. Give the book to requester and he will give you a âToken Transfer Codeâ which is an authorization code for transferring token from his account to your account.
5. Enter the code at bookzeal.com and tokens will be credited to your account.
6. With the earned tokens you can request book from others.
7. After reading the book, you can list it back on BookZeal.com

Like this you get to read all the books you want without spending any money or by spending very little money.

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