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With short explainers, you can understand the key ideas from a book in just 15 minutes.
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What is Blinkist?
Blinkist gives you key ideas from the world’s best nonfiction books in 15-minute text and audio. Learn something new everyday with unlimited access to over 2,500 of the world’s best titles in 19 top categories.
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You can try Blinkist for free for 7 days. Don’t worry, if you cancel within the trial period you won’t be charged.
How Blinkist works
Sign up to get unlimited access to Blinkist for free for 24 hours. After this trial period, your access will be limited to one preselected title per day. Don’t worry! You’ll only be charged if you actively opt in to a monthly or annual subscription.

Fit reading into your life

Key takeaways from the world’s best nonfiction books in text and audio
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Insights in 15 minutes

Get the key ideas from bestselling nonfiction distilled by experts into bitesize text and audio.

Over 2,500 titles

Explore our vast library and stay up-to-date thanks to the 40 new titles that are added each month.

7 million users

Join our reading revolution and connect with an engaged community of over 7 million lifelong learners worldwide.
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Excel in your career

With audio, you can listen to crucial insights from leading thinkers while you’re on the go.
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Discover life-changing ideas

Make the most of your downtime by exploring prize-winning titles and absorbing big ideas from important schools of thought.
Try it for free
You can try Blinkist for free for 7 days. Don’t worry, if you cancel within the trial period you won’t be charged.
A simple & clear subscription service — here’s how it works:

1. No credit card required

Simply sign up to Blinkist with your email address to access Blinkist Premium for 24 hours for free. No credit card needed.

2. No commitment necessary

After your free trial, if you like Blinkist, you can choose to subscribe on a monthly or annual basis. You can also choose not to subscribe.

3. No payment traps

If, after 24 hours, you’re not ready to subscribe, your account will automatically change to a free plan where you can read one pre-selected title per day.

Explore leading categories

From leadership to psychology, we’ve blinked it for you. Benefit from unlimited access to 19 categories including:

Personal Growth & Self-Improvement


Biography & History


Communication Skills


Management & Leadership


Motivation & Inspiration



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Audio and Text

All titles are available in bitesize audio and text, perfect for quick knowledge hits when you’re on the go.
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Underground? Up a mountain? No problem! You can access all titles offline with the app.
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