As people keep asking about books to read and where to find them, I've pulled together a list of sites with free texts. This is just a taste of what can be found on the Internet. Admittedly, new popular books are not available due to copyright issues, but some might even enjoy old and faithful classics and a few less known stories.
[etext.library.adelaide.edu.au] - University of Adelaide collection
[www.short-stories.co.uk] - short stories
[www.skwc.com] - crime stories