- Changing the Textbook Market Forever

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Innovative website re-launches with New name, New demographic, New attitude.

From the creator of comes a newly refined website that promises to deliver cutting edge technology, and a system that will drastically save students hundreds of dollars on their coursework materials. Garland Shields, President and founder of took his vision back to the drawing board to re-design and restructure a user-friendly and innovative website.

It is intended to meet the needs and demands of college students all over the world. ( can be best described as the revolutionary powerhouse that students have truly been waiting for. "This new website will supersede WhyRentBooks in design, functionality, and benefits to the students, by far" says Shields. "It will also compete with the other rental websites that were more graphically appealing than WhyRentBooks." is a team of unique and determined individuals solely working for the interest of the students. With an inventory of over 4 Million titles, the website re-launches in the United States, the U.K. and in Canada. An astonishing one million textbooks will be given away free.

They have also rolled out their new "Buy Back Guarantee" program. Students will know in advance how much money their textbooks are worth at the end of the semester before even buying them. Fact: Over 18 Million students attend college or universities across the U.S. alone, but approximately 1/3 of them do not get any financial assistance.

YungJunk commits to beating their competitors price by up to 10% "guaranteed", or the book is free. They also promise to beat a competitors "Book Buy Back" price by up to 10% "guaranteed". "We are giving students globally the opportunity to save money on books. It is an exciting opportunity to compete, and the students are the winners", claims Shields. "By offering them more monies for books they've bought from other vendors or a campus bookstore, students will benefit even more".

The main goal of is to not only make college more affordable for students by renting them textbooks, but also empower them to make money as well. With its most prized implementation; the revolutionary "P to P Marketplace feature" there is no doubt YungJunk will have the advantage over its competitors. Students are able to sell or rent out their old books to other students or individuals anywhere in the country.

"Based on our beta site, WhyRentBooks, the response to the P to P system was tremendous. It is one of the main reasons we decided to revamp the entire site, give it a catchy name, and incorporate various ideas that we believe the students can utilize", says Shields. This idea is not only geared towards students, but also to bookstores, booksellers, entrepreneurs, or just a "book hustler" as Shields puts it.

With prominent investors injecting capital into the company, and Shields' ingenious ideas, membership is expected to grow significantly within the coming semesters. It is not surprising the company's motto is; "We Work Harder So You Can Be Smarter!" and they certainly stand by it 100%.

For additional information on the news that is the subject of this release, contact Hazel Williams or visit

About is a subsidiary of Shields and Shields, Inc., and is a leading provider of textbook rentals in the United States, and the leading provider in the U.K. and Canada. The website serves students from every college and university in all three countries and has over 4 Million book titles available.

Hazel Williams, director of public relations
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