Whether you're looking for a textbook, a comic book, or a cookbook, the chances are very good that you'll find it with one of the book websites listed below. Buying books on the Web can end up in some serious savings, not to mention the amazing variety that is available to you.
The following sites offer books in a variety of formats:
- Instantly downloadable to your e-reader
- Full books available to read from within your Web browser
- Books that you can order and receive in the mail
ReadPrint is a free online library where you can find literally thousands of free books to read for free online, from classics to science fiction to Shakespeare. Download these books to your computer, your mobile device, or simply read them within your Web browser.
Simply enter in your zip code to Indie Store Finder, and you'll be taken to a list of more than 1200 independent bookstores across the USA who are plugged into this unique book search engine. It's an easy way to find a local book store near you that might carry interesting books you won't be able to find anywhere else.
The Online Books Page from the University of Pennsylvania allows the searcher to search and read actual online text of classic books. For example, a search for "Jane Austen" resulted in a huge list of everything Austen on the Web. Search results will give you links to where these works can be found in their entirety, as well as where they can be downloaded for free.