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River Rapids District Library

Free E-Book Sources For your Kindle, Tablet, Phone . . .

What can you do when the library is closed and you desperately need a new book to read? Here are some free online resources for free online books. - Presentation with clickable links

Your Library

Libby, by OverDrive

Meet Libby. Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand.


BookMyne lets library patrons and users:

  • Find a participating local library (or libraries). The built-in iPhone GPS will identify participating libraries that are physically nearby. Users will also have the option to browse the globe for registered library locations.
  • Search the library catalog.
  • Renew checked out items.
  • Place and cancel holds.
  • Check their account details.
  • Navigate to the library's home page.

Amazon Kindle - Best Sellers - Free

Search Terms: To look for free books on amazon for your kindle device or app

Go to or and enter these search terms

Amazon kindle best sellers Free

free and cheap reads for kindle

Free classics

Amazon kindle best sellers Free

Prime Reading

Links: to find free books for your kindle device or app

Open Library and other online sources

Search for “Send to Kindle” on amazon to upload pdf or epub books to your kindle device.

Loan and Borrow

To loan a kindle book:

  • Go to Manage Your Content and Devices.
  • Select the Actions button for the title that you want to loan, and then select Loan this title. If Loan this title is not an option, lending is not available for that title.
  • Enter the recipient's email address and an optional message. ...
  • Click Send now.

To Loan and Borrow from stranger :>)

Kindle Owners’ Lending Library vs. Kindle Unlimited

None of the major publishing houses have made their books available on Kindle Unlimited. That means no Penguin Random House, Hachette, Macmillan, HarperCollins, or Simon & Schuster.

Friends of the Library

Friends of the Library Logo

The Friends of the Library are a group of very special people who volunteer to support library services and are dedicated to promoting the growth of our public library & its services throughout our community.  Click on the link below to join the Friends of the Library

2020 Membership Application