There are many free Kindle ebooks available on Amazon that you can download and read immediately on your Kindle app. These books are free as part of limited time promotion or are in the public domain. There are tons of third party sites that will monitor and notify you via RSS/email with Amazon free ebook offerings. You however can obtain valuable free ebooks directly from within Amazon.com.
Amazon Best Sellers lists the top 100 best selling Kindle books updated hourly, and there is separate section for “Paid” and “Free” books. You can click on a category on the left to filter the top 100 free & paid Kindle ebooks by book genre.
Kindle Store Limited-Time Offers is another good listing from within Amazon that you can locate free Kindle ebooks. This is a listing of current promotions with discounted or free books. To narrow the search for free ebooks, sort the listing using “Price: Low to High”.
Using the same “sort by Price: Low to High” technique, you can find free books easily throughout various section of Amazon Kindle Store. For example on the main Kindle Store ebook listing, sort the price from low to high will allow you to browse through the free books out of Kindle’s over 2.4 million books. You can narrow the list by clicking on the genre listing on the left. Or check out the free new ebooks by clicking the section New Releases > Last 90 days and sort the list by low to high price.
For a listing of public domains and free classics, visit Free Popular Classics section of Kindle Store.
You can also search and locate free Kindle books using Amazon tags. Tags are labels attached to a product by Amazon customers. And Amazon customers have been consistently labelling free Kindle book using the “kindle freebie” tag. Visit the Amazon Popular Tags site, and click on “kindle freebies” for listing of products with that tag. Please note that as these tagging is crowd sourced from customers, the pricing might not be free by the time you search for it.
If you’re Amazon Prime subscription member, don’t forget you get free books each month through Kindle First and Kindle Owners’ Lending Library.
Prices for Kindle books often changes, get the book you want as soon as you see that it is free on Kindle Store. When click to buy and download a free Kindle book, verify that the book is indeed free by making sure the price is $0.00.