Seriously, there isn’t much we can buy for $2.99. In Australia, bananas are usually more per kilo than that. A coffee from a cafe is definitely more expensive than $2.99. Parking in a major city costs 10X $2.99 per hour. Saved by the Bride is 360 pages, 99,000 words and will keep you entertained for hours at the bargain price of $2.99.