Here are the top 5 sites where you can find and download a wide variety of completely free books online, anything from romance novels to computer technology manuals.01. Read PrintRead Print is an online library where you can find thousands of free books to read. The books are classics or Creative Commons licensed and include everything from nonfiction and essays to fiction, plays, and poetry.Free registration at Read Print gives you the ability to track what you've read and what you would like to read, write reviews of books you have read, add books to your favorites, and to join online book clubs or discussion lists to discuss great works of literature.Note: You can access the books on Read Print without joining, however, you won't have access to the other features mentioned above.Finding Free Books On Read Print's WebsiteThere are several ways you can find what you're looking for at Read Print:A keyword search for book titles, authors, or quotes.Search by type of work published, i.e., essays, fiction, non-fiction, plays, etc.View the top books to read online as per the Read Print community.Browse the alphabetical author index.Check out the top 250 most famous authors on Read Print.For example, if you're searching for books by William Shakespeare, a simple search will turn up all his works, in a single location.Reading Books at Read PrintOnce you've found a book you're interested in, click Read Online and the book will open within your web browser. You also have the option to Launch Reading Modeif you're not fond of the website interface. Reading Mode looks like an open book, however, all the free books on the Read Print site are divided by chapter so you'll have to go back and open it every time you start a new chapter.If you find a free book you really like and you'd like to download it to your mobile e-reader, Read Print provides links to Amazon, where the book can be downloaded. However, when downloading books from Amazon, you may have to pay for the book unless you're a member of Amazon Kindle Unlimited.What We LikeRead Print is easy to search and offers a variety of ways to find the free books to read.With a free account, you have access to your own personal page to manage your bookshelf and interact with the Read Print community.Read Print offers a comprehensive quotation database culled from both authors listed on the site and those who are not and searching these quotes is as easy as searching the site.What We Don't LikeThe only books you'll find on this site are classics and those with Creative Commons licenses.There is no way to download free books directly from this site. If you find a book you want to read, you have to use the reading platform provided on the site.02.ManyBooksManyBooks is one of the best resources on the web for free books in a variety of download formats. There are hundreds of books available here, in all sorts of interesting genres, and all of them are completely free. One of the best features of this site is that not all of the books listed here are classic or creative commons books.Finding Free Books on Many BooksManyBooks is in transition at the time of this writing. A beta test version of the site is available that features a serviceable search capability. Readers can also find books by browsing genres, popular selections, author, and editor's choice. Plus, ManyBooks has put together collections of books that are an interesting way to explore topics in a more organized way, or you can check out the ManyBooks series page to get stories chronologically.In addition to these basic search options, you can also use ManyBooks Advanced Search to pinpoint exactly what you're looking for. There's also the ManyBooks RSS feeds that can keep you up to date on a variety of new content, including: All New Titles By Language.Reading Books at ManyBooksAll of the free books at ManyBooks are downloadable • some directly from the ManyBooks site, some from other websites (such as Amazon). When you register for the site you're asked to choose your favorite format for books, however, you're not limited to the format you choose. When you find a book you want to read, you can select the format you prefer to download from a drop down menu of dozens of different file formats.What We LikeThe selection of books on the ManyBooks site include more than just the standard selection of classic and Creative Commons books.Books are broken into a wide variety of categories, making it easier for readers to find what they love to read.What We Don't LikeThe transition from the existing site to the beta site isn't complete, however at the time of this writing, it looks like some functionality will be removed in the new site.Some areas of the site have not been updated in over a year, even though it appears that new titles are still being added.03. The Literature NetworkThe Literature Network: This site is organized alphabetically by author. Click on any author's name, and you'll see a biography, related links and articles, quizzes, and forums. Most of the books here are free, but there are some downloads that require a small fee.04.Free Computer BooksFree Computer Books: Every computer subject and programming language you can think of is represented here. Free books and textbooks, as well as extensive lecture notes, are available.05. LibrivoxLibriVox is a dream come true for audiobook lovers. All the books here are absolutely free, which is good news for those of us who have had to pony up ridiculously high fees for substandard audiobooks.Librivox has many volunteers that work to release quality recordings of classic books, all free for anyone to download. If you've been looking for a great place to find free audio books, Librivox is a good place to start.