Carry A Book is currently only available in Australia, France, Italy, UK and the United States. We cover all the main cities as well as some regional areas.

Yes! Carry A Book believes that friendship is limitless. Our shared love for books and connection with each other are not limited by gender or sexual orientation. You can also set your sexual preferences while setting up your account to filter and meet your potential male and/or female members.

If our FAQs cannot answer your question, please contact us through email

Yes we are! Carry A Book is on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.


Carry A Book allows you to filter your search preferences so your connections will be of your preferred gender, sexual orientations, age and book interests.

To create your most ideal connection, please follow these steps to create and save your preferences:

If you have already connected with him/her, you can find him/her in your Connections or Messages. However you cannot search for a specific member with their name or Carry A Book display name.

If you would like to deactivate your account please follow the steps on the App.

Carry A Book respects every member on the platform. We prohibit any kind of abuse and harassment. If you encounter any suspicious or inappropriate people or conversations on the app, please report back to us using the Report button. You may also block the member by clicking the Block button.

Carry A Book is a free online community for book lovers to meet one another. We offer premium plans for members who would like to have access to more advanced features.

Tips for making connections on Carry A Book

First impression is important, and it is no different in online communities like Carry A Book. To create a good first impression, consider these helpful tips to make a better profile:

  • Pick a good profile photo

A good profile photo attracts people to know you. Pick a clear and recent photo that shows your face and a little personality.

  • Share more about yourself

Describe yourself, your interests and what you are looking for in a friend. Mention what you like, what makes you happy, what you value and why you joined CAB.

  • Most importantly, share your favourite books, genres and characters

The main reason why we are on CAB is to share our love for books and make new friends. Share your favourite books, genres and characters to let other book lovers have a sense of your personality and taste.