Many free and purchasable chapter books are available online, spanning many genres and audiences. One free chapter book per month is available from MagicBlox, catering to children up to fifth grade. MagicBlox offers fiction and nonfiction chapter books and unlimited access to literature with a paid membership.
A database of links to free eLibraries sorted by genre is available from Techsupportalert.com. This website features links to books on business, comedy, hobbies and crafts, cooking, food and wine, horror, philosophy, religion, science, and medicine among its many genres.
Nonfiction literature books, instructional books and fiction books can all be purchased through Amazon's Kindle e-book program. E-books can be read on a computer or laptop, any device with Internet access or the free Kindle app, or a Kindle device.
The New York Public Library offers free access to its e-book collection through its website. Although not as extensive as the e-books Amazon has available for purchase, the New York Public Library offers a variety of genres, including graphic novels, plays, audio books, and books in multiple languages. These books are available to read instantly in a browser window, or they can be downloaded for a temporary amount of time from the library using a library membership. Library membership is free and available to anyone who lives, attends school, works or pays property taxes in New York State.