Our Books

Promote Summer Reading with Free Ebooks

June 12, 2020/by Jim McCabe
Cover showing Bolivar standing in formal uniform

He Wouldn’t Be King: The Story of Simon Bolivar by Nina Brown Baker

May 22, 2020/by Jim McCabe

Thurgood Marshall: From His Early Years to Brown by Michael D. Davis and Hunter R. Clark

March 18, 2020/by Jim McCabe
Photo of Thurgood Marshall in his 60's

Thurgood Marshall: His Triumph in Brown, His Years on the Supreme Court

March 17, 2020/by Jim McCabe

No money for tablets. Read ebooks on home computers with Google Play Books or Calibre.

March 15, 2020/by Jim McCabe

Sea and Earth: The Life of Rachel Carson

August 17, 2019/by Jim McCabe

My Art, My Life, An Autobiography by Diego Rivera

August 16, 2019/by Jim McCabe

Peace and Bread in Time of War by Jane Addams

August 15, 2019/by Jim McCabe
cover of Helmet for My Pillow with 7.4 Grade Level

Helmet for My Pillow: From Parris Island to the Pacific by Robert Leckie (Free Copies)

June 6, 2019/by Jim McCabe

Benito Juarez: Builder of a Nation by Emma Gelders Sterne (For Young Adults).

June 5, 2019/by Jim McCabe
cover showing Ms. Bethune leading a group of children

Mary McLeod Bethune

February 9, 2019/by Laura March

So Big by Edna Ferber

February 9, 2019/by Jim McCabe
cover with photo of Robert Abbott

The Lonely Warrior: The Life and Times of Robert S. Abbott

February 8, 2019/by Laura March

The New Legions by Donald Duncan. Grade level is 6.1.

February 8, 2019/by Jim McCabe
the cover to One of Ours with a field in the background

Winner of 1923 Pulitzer Prize: One of Ours by Willa Cather

February 8, 2019/by Jim McCabe

The Wright Brothers by Fred C. Kelly

February 7, 2019/by Jim McCabe

The Underdogs, a Story of the Mexican Revolution by Mariano Azuela

December 20, 2018/by Jim McCabe
photo of Marines moving through a swamp

U.S. Marines in Vietnam: Small Unit Action 1966 by Captain Francis J. “Bing” West Jr.

December 20, 2018/by Jim McCabe

Last Flight from Singapore with Maps and Illustrations by Arthur G. Donahue

December 19, 2018/by Jim McCabe

Flight to Freedom: The Story of the Underground Railroad by Henrietta Buckmaster

August 31, 2017/by Jim McCabe
Cover showing Cossacks on horseback

The Cossacks and The Raid by Leo Tolstoy with Maps

August 31, 2017/by Jim McCabe

The Long Black Schooner: The Voyage of the Amistad

August 31, 2017/by Jim McCabe
Photo of Debs speaking to a crowd in Canton, Ohio

Eugene V. Debs: A Man Unafraid by McAlister Coleman

August 30, 2017/by Jim McCabe
Book Cover Image with Patrick Henry

Patrick Henry: Firebrand of the Revolution by Nardi Campion, Reading Level is 5.6

August 30, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Pioneers of Freedom by McAlister Coleman

August 30, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Edward Jenner and Smallpox Vaccination by Irmengarde Eberle

August 21, 2017/by Jim McCabe
Hitler and colleagues marching

The Mad Dog of Europe: A Novel about the Rise of Hitler by Albert Nesor

August 21, 2017/by Jim McCabe

The Curies and Radium by Elizabeth Rubin

August 20, 2017/by Jim McCabe
Color Portrait of Malcolm X

Malcolm X: Another Side of the Movement by Mark Davies (for Young Adults).

August 1, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Serenade to the Big Bird with Maps and a Study Guide

July 15, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Escape from Corregidor by Edgar D. Whitcomb

July 14, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Agent in Italy: A Memoir of a Spy in World War II with a Study Guide

June 30, 2017/by Jim McCabe
the cover of An Army of Amateurs

An Army of Amateurs

June 16, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Runaway Russia: An American Woman Reports on the Russian Revolution

June 15, 2017/by Jim McCabe

W.E.B. Du Bois: His Was the Voice by Emma Gelders Sterne (For Young Adults)

June 13, 2017/by Jim McCabe

Michael Faraday: From Errand Boy to Master Physicist by Harry Sootin

June 10, 2017/by Jim McCabe

From a Pulitzer-Prize Winning War Correspondent with Maps and a Study Guide

October 1, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Free ebook: Death is Incidental, A Story of Revolution in Mexico by Heath Bowman and Stirling Dickinson

July 1, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Free: Revolts, Resistance and Emancipation by Dorothy Sterling. Grade Level is 9.1

June 2, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Bayard Rustin: Behind the Scenes of the Civil Rights Movement

May 17, 2016/by Jim McCabe
Photo of Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison: American Inventor by Ray Eldon Hiebert and Roselyn Hiebert

May 1, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Tom Paine-America’s Godfather by W. E. Woodward, Grade Level is 10.3

April 30, 2016/by Jim McCabe
Picture of Eleanor Roosevelt

Mrs. R: The Story of Eleanor Roosevelt by Alfred Steinberg

April 29, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Harlem: People, Power and Politics, 1900-1950 by Roi Ottley

April 1, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Abraham Lincoln by James Daugherty

March 10, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Franklin Roosevelt: The Early Years of the New Deal in America (Illustrated) by P. J. O’Brien

March 9, 2016/by Jim McCabe

Power to the People: The Rise and Fall of the Black Panther Party by Jim Haskins

December 1, 2015/by Jim McCabe

Mississippi Notebook: Freedom Summer June-August 1964 by Nicholas Von Hoffman

December 12, 2014/by Jim McCabe

Please Donate and Support the Free Ebook Program

June 6, 2014/by Jim McCabe

Convince your staff that the volume of reading matters.

June 5, 2014/by Jim McCabe

Kindles in Schools

June 4, 2014/by Jim McCabe