Do you prefer to spend your time reading books than doing other activities? Can’t sleep until you finish a crime novel? Would you like to spend more time with books than spending time with your peers? Well, congratulations! You are a bookworm. Books aren’t a thing of the past, and we hope they won’t be anytime soon.
But with the advent of technology and the internet, books have transitioned to audiobooks and e-books. The way of reading has evolved over time. Paperback books are now considered a demanding hobby. Also, no one can deny that paperbacks are difficult to take anywhere and can be a nuisance to readers. But if you’re not ready to buy ebooks, we’ve listed eight websites where you can do so.
Google eBookstore has a free section with books. The free section has tons of books in a variety of genres. You’ll find bestsellers, popular classics and more, including books by authors like Franz Kafka or Ayn Rand. Books are available in multiple formats, so opening the file shouldn’t be a problem.
Originally, Project Gutenberg was a volunteer effort to compile and share e-books online. Project Gutenberg is one of the first makers of free e-books. With access to over 60,000 free e-books and no registration or fees, Project Gutenberg has become one of the most popular sources for e-books.
The collection includes more classic books such as Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland and Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s Frankenstein. The top 100 list also helps you discover great books. Project Gutenberg’s e-books are available in various formats such as ePub, Kindle, HTML and other plain text formats.
With over a million free eBooks, Open Library is a great choice for downloading books. This library catalog is open online Internet Archive project, allowing users to contribute books. Users can upload e-books, resulting in a diverse selection of collections from Ronald Dahl to John Grisham.
uTorrent is free software used to download large files on a file sharing system. uTorrent was launched in 2005 and has been very popular ever since. Besides games, software, movies or movies, uTorrent also offers free books to read. It has a large and diverse collection of books and is free. To access free e-books, go to u1337x.orgsearch for the e-book and download it.
ManyBooks is the web’s best source for free e-books in various formats. It has over 29,000 free e-books at your fingertips that are free. The selection includes more than just classic literature or creative standard books. ManyBooks has a great categorization feature. You can find books based on title, latest reviews, author, genre and language. You can find books written by Agatha Christie, Tamara Grantham and so on. These books are available in a variety of formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF, FB2, RTF, HTML, etc. So the books downloaded from there are compatible with Kindle, iPads and most e-readers.
From fiction to non-fiction, education, academic texts, classics and more, Free-eBooks is a great source for all kinds of free eBooks. There are even subcategories of genres, including commercials, parenting, sci-fi, humor, science, technology, self-taught, or poetry. You can also go through multiple reviews and ratings for each book before downloading ebooks. The only downside of this site is the limited download feature. Although you can register with a free account and access many books, you can only download five books per month.
BookBoon specializes in textbooks and business books. It offers over 1,000 e-books and you don’t need to register to download books. It’s easier to navigate and flip through all types of academic texts.
Read Print is an online library with thousands of free books. Various books are available in different genres such as non-fiction, essays, poetry, fiction and plays. There are several ways you can search for a book in print. There are keyword searches for titles or types of works. You can also browse top books to read online. Once you have found the book you want to read, you can click the “Read Online” button. You also have the option to start reading mode if you don’t like the online reading interface. Read Print is compatible with any e-reader, phone or tablet.
Books are a great way to gain knowledge and understand different cultures around the world. But books can become very inconvenient when you’re traveling or moving house all the time. E-books are a more accessible alternative for transporting lots of heavy books. With e-books, you can store almost thousands of texts without much effort.