Ebook Availability

Ebook suppliers

Ebook Suppliers
Our ebooks are available from a variety of ebook websites and institutional aggregators. At present we only sell physical (paperback and hardback) editions on the Waterside Press website. Some of the growing number of ways to read our ebooks are listed below.

Ebooks now listed with physical editions

Many of our titles have been released as ebooks and these are listed on this website on the same page as the physical format. You will also find links to websites where they are available to purchase. Look for the information box headed “Ebook version also available” and with the above ebook logo.

How to read our ebooks


A growing number of Waterside Press titles are now available on Kindle. These can be bought exclusively from Amazon, and used on practically any device due the wide availability of the Kindle App for e.g. Windows, Android, Apple OS (including iPad and iPhone) and other e-readers. They can also be bought and read on Amazon’s own Kindle, or viewed online through any web browser (via your Amazon account).

Apple Books

Apple Books
Apple’s iBooks App (available from the App Store) lets you browse ebooks and download them directly to your Mac, iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch.

Google Play

Google Play
More Waterside Press ebooks than ever before are now available across multiple devices via Google Play and Google Ebookstore. eBooks bought from Google are compatible with Android devices, iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, web browsers and many supported eReaders. Whenever you open one of your books, you’ll pick up right where you left off. Access all your ebooks wirelessly, no matter where you go. Google stores your library in the digital cloud, so you can read all of your favourite books using just about any device with an Internet connection.


All our ebooks are now available via the Hive network. This means you can order them online yourself or via bookshops and online stores. Hive also enables you to order books for free delivery to your local independent bookshop. All Waterside Press titles can be ordered this way. For more information visit hive.co.uk.


Our eBooks are now available at the Blackwell website. To browse the available titles either visit our book pages or browse Blackwell

Library Suppliers


Waterside Press titles are available as eBooks to academic, medical, professional and corporate libraries the world over through leading digital content aggregator Proquest. All our current and future titles, as well as the majority of our backlist can be licensed for use under a variety of structures to suit the needs of individual institutions with varying numbers of users. For more information please visit Proquest.


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Physical books

If you are looking for regular printed books please browse the website, use the search facility at the top of the page or go to our homepage.