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Old 12-09-2013, 12:22   #16
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Re: Some free kindle books

Project Gutenburg is a great source for free books, but I always use Amazon's site if the book is also free. The whispersync feature will automatically save your page if you decide to switch reading devices. If I am at work and need to kill some time or if I just have my phone and want have a few free minutes it will automatically go to the last page read.

Good thread. I am always looking for good free books to download.
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Project Gutenburg is a great source for free books, but I always use Amazon's site if the book is also free. The whispersync feature will automatically save your page if you decide to switch reading devices. If I am at work and need to kill some time or if I just have my phone and want have a few free minutes it will automatically go to the last page read.

Good thread. I am always looking for good free books to download.
I agree . I have downloaded a couple of hundred classics from Guttenberg, but given I have a Kindle and I'm working on an iPad, it is just so much easier to do this directly from Amazon.
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Yes, project Gutenberg is a great source of reading material, indeed. I too grabbed quire few good free Amazon books, also bought a bunch. In many cases Kindle books on Amazon cost is affordable enough. Have to admit, I got a lot of books in TXT and PDF formats from my friend in Russia. Many of the books in Russian, some in English. Then I convert them to MOBI format and load on my Kindle keyboard. I love this device!!! Feels like reading real paper, battery lasts for over a month, if WiFi is turned off. I do have iPad, but when it comes to reading books, Kindle is the way to go for me!
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Re: Some free kindle books

If any of you guys find me floating around, I have a lot of free Kindle books as well. Plenty not from gutenburg, all in mobi. Wink wink.
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If any of you guys find me floating around, I have a lot of free Kindle books as well. Plenty not from gutenburg, all in mobi. Wink wink.
I caught that wink!
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Re: Some free kindle books

Here's my list of places to get free ebooks (minus those already mentioned):

Digital Public Library of America
eBookMall
Google Play
Internet Archive
Kobo (Sort by Price)
The New York Public Library (Must have an NYC library card)
The Online Books Page
Planet eBook
Sony Reader Store

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All these are free and sailor orientated.

http://www.libramar.net/news/illustr...2012-07-10-680
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ILLUSTRATED SEAMANSHIP - DOWNLOAD FREE
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Re: Some free kindle books

If yall have a Library Card, you can ck out pretty much all the books ya can read for free!! anytime day or night if ya have internet! We use our kindles to read books from our local library all the time for free!! Every library we have been to has internet ck out!! Both here in Louisiana, and almost every port we have been to has a library!! and has internet! Heck of a nice way to get books for your kindle!! No cost except for the Lib card if they charge!! Just a suggestion from a couple of constant readers!!
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Re: Some free kindle books

Tons of free public domain audiobooks: LibriVox | free public domain audiobooks

Great for the lonely midnight watches!!
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loads of free books here,click on 'pick from a list' and select your favourite genres

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Re: Some free kindle books

I like to listen to audiobooks and www.podiobooks.com is a good resource for free audiobooks. There aren't any big name authors there. The books are in serial form, which means a chapter or more is available as a songle download. The author usually reads and records the files. They may upload new files every week or so, but there areany, many books that ate complete where you can download all of the episodes. It's heavy on sci fi and horror, but many are very good. I'm a fan of Scot Sigler and Mile Bennet- both horror authors. The files are in high quality mp3 format.
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Re: Some free kindle books

Here is a site that has a lot of free Kindle ebooks:

Centsless Books | Free Kindle Books

You have to check back often because they do update it frequently.

I do quite a bit of reading, and at that price, I can get a lot for my money!
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Great list.

Thanks for posting.
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