16 Places to Find FREE E-Books Online

I'm a bit of a bookworm so when I recently bought a new kindle, I knew I had to load it with books that I want to read. While I bought several e-books, I found numerous ways to score free book downloads (legally) and want to share them with you!

16 Places to Legally Find FREE E-Books Online

16 Places to {Legally} Find FREE E-Books Online

  1. Read Print: From George Orwell to Alexandre Dumas to George Eliot to Charles Darwin, this online library is stocked with the best of the best when it comes to classic books.
  2. The Online Books Page: The University of Pennsylvania hosts this book search and database that seems to hold a wide variety of books - everything from the ABC's of Honeybee's to Classic reads.
  3. Project Gutenberg: This has over 46,000 free books online, search by category or catalog and find your favorites or find something new!
  4. Page by Page Books: Find books by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and H.G. Wells, as well as Presidential speeches on this site - broaden your horizons and read outside the box.
  5. Classic Reader: Here you can read Shakespeare, young adult fiction and more. Browse recent titles or the poetry section for something eccentric and fun to read.
  6. Planet eBook: Download free classic literature titles here,from Dickens to Brontë, every classic you'll want to read can be found on this planet.
  7. Bibliomania: This site has more than 2,000 reads that you should check out... with everything from thrilling reads to Jane Austen's classics, plus study guides and reference books.
  8. Online Library of Literature: Find full and unabridged texts of classic literature, including Voltaire, Mark Twain and more.
  9. Bartleby: While the classics are what this sight was founded on, you can check out the best works of Fiction from a variety of authors with Bartleby.
  10. Fiction.usFiction.us has a huge selection of novels, including works that have won the Pulitzer Prize and works listed on Modern Library's Best!
  11. Free Classic Literature: Find the Complete Works of Shakespeare as well as 75,000 recipes, a little bit of something for everyone is available on this site.
  12. Banned Books: Here you can follow links of banned books to discover their full text online.
  13. DailyLit: DailyLit has everything from Moby Dick to the more recent phenomenon, Skinny Bitch and is an awesome way to encourage yourself to take the time to read daily.
  14. Free Online Novels: These novels are fully online and range from romance to religious fiction to historical fiction.
  15. ManyBooks.net: Download a wide variety of books that will thrill and educate you here.
  16. Authorama: Books here are pulled from Google Books and more. You’ll find history books, fiction novels, and some odd little writings among the classics.

Now that I've share some of the ways I've been able to satisfy my reading habits, I'd love to know what your favorite book is? What genre of books do you prefer? Lastly, do you have any reading recommendations?


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