Free downloadable books

The following websites have books that are in the public domain and therefore free to download:

Project Gutenberg offers over 100,000 eBooks for free download:

Manybooks has more than 29,000 eBooks available for Kindle, Nook, iPad and most other eReaders, and they're all free:

Munseys offers over 32,000 free eBooks:

Feedbooks has over 30,000 free eBooks:

Open Library has over 30 million records, and 1 million scanned books:

The World Public Library Association Collection has more than 750,000 pdf eBooks in over 100 languages:

Mobile Read is a discussion board where members (free Membership) have rooms to discuss various eBooks:

Bookyards aims to be "The Library to the World" with over 17,00 eBooks, 42,000 web links, 384 videos, 33,000 eBook links, and access to libraries containing 800,000 eBooks:

Read Print has over 8,000 books by over 3,500 well-known authors for students, teachers and the classic enthusiast:

Fictionwise sells books but also has a section for free books they offer from time to time, including free Oxford dictionaries. Free registration:

Baen Free Library publishes only science fiction and fantasy titles which are scientifically and philosophically strong:

University of Pennsylvania Online Website has 35,000 eBooks online, with links to 1 million eBooks online:

The Online Literature Library has the full and unabridged texts of classic works of English Literature:

Diesel eBooks sells books but also has a selection of free eBook downloads of classic American and British fiction, children's literature, Shakespeare and others:

FreeBookSpot has over 90,000 free eBooks in 96 different categories:

Girlebooks aims to make the work of classic and contemporary female authors available to a large audience: