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#1 ImperatorFuriosa

Posted 24 February 2013 - 09:08 PM

Hi,

Does anyone know of any good free ebook sites? I don't mean dodgy ones but sites that have permission to allow them as free downloadables?

I have a Kobo as well so epub.

#2 FiveAus

Posted 25 February 2013 - 05:38 AM

http://manybooks.net

These ones are free or cheap:
http://www.smashwords.com

Daily freebies:

http://blog.booksontheknob.org

http://www.fkbooksandtips.com

Edited by FiveAus, 25 February 2013 - 05:40 AM.


#3 ~Supernova~

Posted 25 February 2013 - 05:46 AM

There was a thread a while ago that had sites that linked to free kindles on Amazon. They were great! My computer died though and I lost the links sad.gif I'm hoping some of them reply to this thread, as I'd love to find them again.

And you can just use calibre to convert if needed...

#4 AMPSyd

Posted 25 February 2013 - 06:00 AM

Try your local library and borrow. Many libraries these days have a good selection of ebooks for loan - my local library allows a loan up to 3 weeks and from what I have seen Kobos are supported by libraries.

#5 71Cath

Posted 27 February 2013 - 08:37 AM

Have you tried Pixel of Ink - a free book daily


#6 IamzFeralz

Posted 28 February 2013 - 04:43 PM

I have a Kobo and have found the ebooks at my local library to be fabulous - many best sellers and good quality books for free.

#7 ImperatorFuriosa

Posted 28 February 2013 - 05:56 PM

My library doesnt do the ebook thing. I live in the middle of nowhere and the librarian doesn't even know what a ereader is. lol!

#8 brazen

Posted 28 February 2013 - 06:11 PM

pixel of ink
ereaderiq

#9 brazen

Posted 28 February 2013 - 06:20 PM

oh sorry i missed the epub thing. i had nothing but trouble with my kobo so am a kindle convert wink.gif

#10 JaneLane

Posted 28 February 2013 - 06:28 PM

Pixel of Ink is good. It's just for Kindle though.

If you 'like' them on facebook, they post about 5+ free and discounted books, 3 times a day.  I have found quite a few authors with a series of books I like.




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