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The Humble eBook Bundle
From Humble Bundle
Available Oct 9, 2012 — Oct 23, 2012
DRM DRM-free
Platforms Windows Mac Linux
  • EFF
  • Child's Play
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America

The Humble eBook Bundle was the seventeenth bundle from Humble Bundle, and the first Humble Bundle of books instead of games.


Purchasers could set their price from one cent up to as high as desired. The price could be divided any way between authors, the bundle itself, and three charities, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Child's Play, and the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.

The bundle included Pirate Cinema, Pump Six, Zoo City,Invasion, Stranger Things Happen, and Magic for Beginners for all purchasers.

Beating the average added the Old Man's War and graphic novel Signal to Noise.

Halfway through the sale, 5 webcomic collections added to their bundle including Penny Arcade's Attack of the Bacon Robots and Epic Legends of the Magic Sword Kings, Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal's Save Yourself, Mammal! and The Most Dangerous Game, and xkcd's xkcd: volume 0 for those who had already purchased or those who beat the average.


The bundle contains the following ebooks and graphic novels:

  • Signal to Noise by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean
  • Old Man’s War by John Scalzi
  • Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow
  • Pump Six by Paolo Bacigalupi
  • Zoo City by Lauren Beukes
  • Invasion by Mercedes Lackey
  • Stranger Things Happen by Kelly Lin
  • Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link
  • xkcd: volume 0 by Randall Munroe
  • Save Yourself, Mammal! by Zach Weiner
  • The Most Dangerous Game by Zach Weiner
  • Attack of the Bacon Robots by Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik
  • Epic Legends of the Magic Sword Kings by Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik

All books were available in PDF format, and many included HD versions. Several books were also available in MOBI or ePub formats.