Examples of paperback in a Sentence
The store sells both paperbacks and hardcovers.
The book is sold only in paperback.
Recent Examples of paperback from the Web
The book will be available in paperback ($18) and hardcover ($30).
Bargains in fiction with paperbacks for $1 and hardbacks from $2.50 to $4.
All genres of hardcover and paperback books as well as magazines will be accepted.
For years now my most reliable beach reading has been Ross Macdonald and Barbara Pym, in old paperbacks which are only improved by salt air and potato-chip-greasy fingers.
The book will be published in hardcover by Knopf in 2003, and by Vintage Books in trade paperback in 2004.
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First Known Use of paperback
PAPERBACK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of paperback for English Language Learners
: a book that has a thick paper cover
PAPERBACK Defined for Kids
Definition of paperback for Students
: a book with a flexible paper binding
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