Buy Books Online
The popularity of the ebook has rapidly surged past that of the printed paperback. Thanks to the electronic information age and the e-reader we can now carry a virtual library by our sides for reading at our convenience. The Amazon Kindle, probably the favorite amongst e-readers gives its readers access to over 600,00 titles and climbing. Most of these publications can be purchased at a relatively low price. We will discuss where to purchase e-books for the Kindle as well as where to get them for free.
Of course there are many places to purchase ebooks although this article will focus on what is considered by many as the best places to purchase ebooks. We will also list what is considered the best places to find free e-publications. Starting with Amazon.co.uk simply click on kindle and then click kindle ebooks and you are presented with the bestselling ebooks in certain categories. In the right hand column is a long list of categories to choose from. Amazon.co.uk is also are first stop for free ebooks. While still on the bestselling kindle ebooks page scroll down to free book collections and click. You will be taken to a selection of classics with a link to their entire collection o classics. On this page there is also a link to internet archives or archive.org. Archive.org will keep you busy for a while as it also has links to sites such as Project Gutenberg, several large libraries including a children’s library and much more.
Another favorite place to get ebooks is ebooks.com. This site has a google page rank of 7 out of 10 which is a very high rank and therefore an indication of how popular this site is. There selection of publications is second to none and a must see for anyone with a Kindle.
For one of the most comprehensive surces of free ebooks on the net check out our free ebooks page
Free-ebooks.net is another good site for both free and paid ebooks. Although there is a monthly membership fee, if you are a regular buyer of ebooks this will actually save you money. They also have a large selection of ebooks in a large selection of categories. Free-ebooks.net as the name implies does offer ebooks for free but you are limited to 5 downloads per month on selected items.
Besides the sites mentioned above, below is our list of the next 10 best free ebook sites. These are all very interesting sites and all have a quite extensive collection of free ebooks. It is good to note that in most cases free ebooks will consist mostly of older books including all the classics and novels that have long since been out of print. The latest New York Times bestseller will not be found on these sites. Yet some of the world’s most interesting though forgotten books can be found at these sites. You never know what treasure you may come across. Some of the sites below cater to educational or a specific knowledge base and each may carry an ebook that won’t be found on the others. You’ll have to search and find the site that is of most service to you. These sites are great when looking for rare items.
7) The Online Books Page (Univ. of Penn)
8) AskSam Ebooks
9) Planet ebook
10) Baen Free Library