One of the leading book delivery websites in Sri Lanka, kbooks.lk has a massive collection of English, Sinhala and Tamil books, which they offer with discounts. These discounts are offered for individual books, as well as for book bundles. If your order value is above Rs. 3000, they do free delivery to any corner of the country.
With over 9000 books, grantha.lk's selection is pretty impressive, and the discounts they offer for them are even better. They have all of your favourite coming-of-age book series (Sinhala translations), as well as the best sellers complied into bundles.
Aside from novels, slbooks.lk also features a collection of academic books written in the fields of literature, law, sociology, and history etc. Their delivery is free for orders above Rs. 5000, and you can pick a convenient date and time for the delivery as well.
The bookfair.lk website delivers books within Sri Lanka and beyond. If you are based in Sri Lanka, the orders will be delivered to you within 3 - 5 business days, and as for other countries, it takes about 5 - 7 business days.
Pretty much every book in viyathbooks.lk is entitled to a 20% discount. They do free delivery to Dehiwala, Moratuwa, Ratmalana, Mount Lavinia and Piliyandala during weekends, and as for the rest, it's subjected to a delivery fee, and you'll receive the books within 3 - 5 days.
A hotspot for non-fiction English reads, jumpbooks.lk is a platform by jump.lk. No delivery fee is involved.
An online bookstore, as well as a publishing house, bookrack.lk has a wide array of fiction, translations, children's books and a whole lot more offered with discounts. You can even arrange a PickMe Flash to get your books delivered through them.
The ever so popular Jeya Book Centre in Kollupitiya also delivers to your doorstep. Books are delivered within 3 - 4 business days to areas within 10 km of Colombo and for locations beyond that, it takes about 5 - 6 business days.
A reader or not, Sarasavi is a well-known name and their online shop has over 100k books in it. They take about 2 - 5 days to deliver to locations in and around Colombo, and longer if they're beyond the city limits. They also ship overseas.
Makeen's online bookstore is known to be one of the best, simply because of the great collection of books they've got, and the excellent service they provide. They don't charge a delivery fee for orders above Rs. 2500, and also ship overseas.
The online bookshop of Ashirwada Publications, here you will find a good assortment of children's books, translations, short stories, novels and many others. Their delivery is free for orders above Rs. 5000.
Hana Mart, while small, sells a good selection of fun Korean food. Shrimp crackers, ramen, kimchi, biscuits and so on.
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