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Our project involves students in FArgo writing books for students in Sudan, but we are also finding (or being lead to) a number of great e-book resources.
Open Culture’s Free Textbooks: primarily high school and college, multiple disciplines.
Since our project has a literacy component, we are interested in the Get Books activity: http://activities.sugarlabs.org/en-US/sugar/addon/4304
An alternative download is available from http://sugo-katta.appspot.com/GetBooks.xo
To find books, in addition to Project Gutenberg there’s the lesser-known International Digital Children’s Library:
The pages are stored as pictures so you’ll probably want a script to download everything, or have the students browse online.
The book on e-books, with a Sugar focus: http://en.flossmanuals.net/e-book-enlightenment/