Find free eBooks
Huntley Area Public Library cardholders can check out free eBooks at https://dlil.overdrive.com/
The Digitial Library of Illinois provides access to EPUB, Kindle and PDF format eBooks. An eBook can be checked out for two weeks. At the end of two weeks, the eBook will automatically expire. No need to remember to return it! Explore hoopla digital for more free ebooks and audiobooks.
Websites that Offer Free eBooks
Baen Free Library – http://www.baen.com/library
Science fiction authors provide some of their works for free on this publisher’s website.
Book on the Knob – http://blog.booksontheknob.org
Bargain reads and free eBooks and book reviews for Kindle, Nook, Kobo, Sony and other ereaders, and Kindle Fire, Kobo Vox, and other tablets.
Digital Comic Museum – http://digitalcomicmuseum.com
Download FREE public domain Golden Age Comics. All files here have been researched to make sure they are copyright free and in the public domain. To start downloading just register an account and enjoy these great comic books.
Dining Downloads – http://www.diningdownloads.com
Free and bargain Kindle cookbooks.
Feedbooks – http://www.feedbooks.com
On the left-hand side under “Browse” you will have the option to click on “Free Public Domain Books” and “Free Original Books.”
Harlequin – http://www.tryharlequin.com
The publisher Harlequin provides some free eBooks for romance fans to try out. The books are in PDF format. Inkmesh – http://www.inkmesh.com An eBook search engine where you can find free books and compare book prices for the Kindle, iPhone, Nook, Sony Reader, and more.
Inspired Reads – http://www.inspiredreads.com
Free and bargain Christian eBooks for your Kindle. Content includes Christian fiction, romance, mysteries, and thrillers. Non-fiction content includes bibles, devotionals, and items focused on Christian living.
Pixel of Ink – http://www.pixelofink.com
Free and bargain fiction eBooks for your Kindle.
Pixel of Ink–Young Edition – http://www.youngedition.pixelofink.com
Free and bargain juvenile eBooks for your Kindle. Find books for children and teens.
PowerReads – http://www.powerreads.com
Free and bargain nonfiction eBooks, such as personal development, diet, fitness, business, and finance eBooks, for your Kindle.
Project Gutenberg – http://www.gutenberg.org
Over 33,000 eBooks in EPUB, Kindle, HTML, and simple text formats. The collection is made up of titles in the public domain —you can read all of the classics!
Smashwords – http://www.smashwords.com
eBooks from Indie authors and publishers. You can filter by “Free eBooks” in the top menu.
Websites for Lending and Borrowing eBooks
For these sites you will need to create an account and provide an email address. You may want to create an email account specifically for these sites, since to borrow a book they will provide your email address to the person who owns the book.
booklending.com – http://www.booklending.com
This site matches lenders and borrowers of Kindle eBooks.
ebookfling – http://www.ebookfling.com
Swap Kindle and Nook books. This system is based on earning credits every time you lend out a book. The credits can then be used to borrow a book. Alternatively, you can buy credits in order to borrow a book.
Lendle – http://lendle.me
Lend and borrow Kindle books. Please note that being able to borrow a book is not guaranteed at these sites and that the process is not instantaneous—the book has to be available for loan and the request can be rejected.