Its a great experience to read ebooks in the Microsoft Reader. And just in case you were looking to download free ebooks to read in the Microsoft Reader (which provides a “new standard for eReading”), there is an extensive collection of over 1500 free ebooks available on their site.
These 1500 free ebooks can be easily downloaded with a .lit extension which works in the Microsoft reader. Some popular books readily available are the Encarta Pocket Dictionary, The Time Machine, New York – A rough Guide and so on. Just in case you are looking for the download link – it is the logo below the text “Available from” on the right hand corner.