How to Get Free eBooks for Any Device

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Are you stupidly paying for things you can get for free? Like many other forms of entertainment, e-books are available online for free and you don’t even have to break the law to get them. Ready to know more? We’ll show you how to get free e-books.

While you might not be able to download the latest bestseller without spending money, you have access to a wide range of titles that you can read without paying anything. You just need to know where to look.

Let’s see how to get free eBooks in multiple formats for almost any reading device.

How to Get Free Public Domain eBooks

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Project Gutenberg is one of the best sources of free e-books on the internet. Since all material is in the public domain, you can legally download, read and share anything on the site.

Books are available in multiple formats, which typically include EPUB and Kindle, or you can choose to view the text in your browser.

To get a free eBook, you’ll need to go to Project Gutenberg, search for the title or author, and select a format to start downloading. Once you have the file, you’re free to open it in a compatible app or send it to an eReader for easy reading.

Project Gutenberg isn’t the only website to offer public domain material for free. If you can’t find what you want, it might be worth exploring other options.

Here is a list of websites that offer free public domain e-books:

There you have it, a list of websites where you can download public domain eBooks for free.

How to borrow e-books for free

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These days, many physical libraries also lend out digital copies of the books they store. Therefore, if the title you want to read is not in the public domain, you can always borrow it for free.

First, you will need to create an account with your local library and choose an app to access and read the available books.

Here are some library apps you can use to access your library’s catalog:

Once you have selected a platform, you will need to download an app or go to the relevant website and log in using your library account details.

From there, you should be able to browse and borrow a catalog of available books.

How to Get Free Amazon eBooks

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Amazon offers a variety of free e-books anytime. However, titles are not always advertised or easy to find.

If you want to summon a list of free Amazon books, you can do so by searching Free ebooks in the Kindle Store Category.

The search results will include some Kindle Unlimited titles, but many free-to-read books should also appear in the list. You can narrow the selection by adding additional keywords, such as fantasy or science fiction, to the query.

Once you’ve purchased a free book — if buying is even the right word — you own the title just as you would with any other purchase from the Kindle Store.

How to Get Free eBooks in Multiple Installments

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If you’re looking for fresh fiction or well-aged classics and only have 15 minutes a day to read, a platform that offers content in small installments may be ideal.

DailyLit offers this service. All you have to do is sign up, select a book, and wait for your daily serving to hit your inbox.

When time is of the essence, devouring literature in this way is ideal for inserting a little reading into the day.

Free e-books might have a price

If you’re not too picky about what you read, you should be able to find enough free eBooks to last you a lifetime.

In the age of free entertainment, the idea of ​​paying for something is downright offensive to many people, and businesses know it.

Perhaps we will see the publishing industry shift to an advertising-based revenue model, seeding literature with advertisements and inserting products into the text. In fact, it may not be long before this nightmare becomes a reality.

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Matt is an Australian freelance writer with a degree in creative and critical writing. Before starting his studies, he worked in technical support and gained valuable knowledge about technology and its users. His true passion is storytelling and he hopes to one day write a novel worthy of publication.

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