Some must-read books include "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald and "Slaughterhouse Five" by Kurt Vonnegut, according to Time magazine's list of the top 100 novels, which was compiled in 2010. The list also includes The "Sun Also Rises" by Ernest Hemingway and "1984" by George Orwell.
Some good books include William Gaddis' "The Recognitions," Virginia Woolf's "Mrs. Dalloway," "Ralph Ellison's "Invisible Man" and David Foster Wallace's "Infinite Jest." All four books rank highly on Time magazine's list of the 100 greatest English-language novels published since 1923.
"To Kill a Mockingbird," "The Great Gatsby," "Pride and Prejudice" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" are some books everyone should read, according to Goodreads.com. Other titles include "1984," "Jane Eyre" and "The Catcher in the Rye."
Over 46,000 books are offered online by Project Gutenberg, an online repository of previously published material. Project Gutenberg is completely free, and offers books both online and for download. An additional 100,000 books are available through Project Gutenberg's affiliates.
Internet Archive, Scribd, Project Guttenberg and Open Library offer books to read online for free, according to ebookfriendly.com. Other sites include Wattpad, Smashwords, Blurb and Bookish. These sites allow a user to read books online from a computer. No reader device, such as an Amazon Kindle, is
Reading a book on a computer requires software known as an e-book reader that translates the electronic version of the book into readable text and images. Different programs are required to read e-book file formats, though many e-book readers can interpret and render multiple file formats.
Find books by reading level by entering information in the Book Finder on the Book Adventure website. Use the drop-down menus to choose grade level, level of difficulty, and fiction or nonfiction. Users can also filter results by subject, such as Animals, History, Poetry, and Science Fiction, Fantas
The Accelerated Reader book reading levels represent the difficulty of the text in a book and are equal to grade levels from one to 11. Additionally, the decimal numerals of an AR reading level pinpoint the number of months into a grade, to describe a text's difficulty. An AR reading level of 3.2, f
Some types of children's books available to read online include fairy tales, mysteries and science fiction. The International Children's Digital Library is one of many corporations offering kids free access to books online, as of 2015.
The U.S. Library of Congress' site, Read.gov/kids, has several classic children's books available to read online, including favorites, such as "Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm." Project Gutenberg also maintains a children's book shelf with several classic picture books for children, which includes