[ non-boo k ]
/ ˈnɒnˌbʊk /


a book without artistic or literary merit or substance, especially one that has been developed primarily to exploit a fad or make a profit quickly.


of or relating to such a book.
of or indicating what is not a book: pens and other nonbook items for sale in the bookstore.
Library Science. of or being a holding other than a book, as a CD, film, or art print.

Origin of nonbook

First recorded in 1955–60; non- + book Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019