Read 15 of our Most Popular Books on Questia—for Free!

Out of Questia’s entire collection of more than 87,000 books, a solid portion are FREE. Yes, you read that correctly. These books are available for anyone to read cover to cover using the Questia Reader—available on any computer and on our free Questia app. It’s the perfect tool for what you need!

Here are 15 of our most popular free online books right now. Click on any of the following to check them out:

Peter Pan: The Story of Peter and Wendy. J. M. Barrie. Peter Pan: The Story of Peter and Wendy. New York, 1911. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Mark Twain. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York, 1920. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

Good Wives. Louisa M. Alcott. Good Wives. London, 1908. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Principles of Scientific Management. Frederick Winslow Taylor. The Principles of Scientific Management. New York, 1917. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Picture of Dorian Gray. Oscar Wilde. The Picture of Dorian Gray. New York, 1906. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

Rodolfo Lanciani. The Ruins and Excavations of Ancient Rome. Boston, 1897. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. London, 1898. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

Henry Seidel Canby. The Short Story in English. New York, 1909. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis. Sigmund Freud. A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis. New York, 1920. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Corsican: A Diary of Napoleon's Life in His Own Words. Napoleon I, R. M. Johnston. The Corsican: A Diary of Napoleon’s Life in His Own Words. Boston, 1910. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Scarlet Letter. Nathaniel Hawthorne. The Scarlet Letter. London, 1913. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

A Tale of Two Cities. Charles Dickens. A Tale of Two Cities. New York, 1868. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Study of Sociology. Herbert Spencer. The Study of Sociology. New York, 1896. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

The Letters of Queen Victoria: A Selection from Her Majesty's Correspondence between the Years 1837 and 1861 - Vol. 1. Queen Victoria, Viscount Esher, Arthur Christopher Benson. The Letters of Queen Victoria: A Selection from Her Majesty’s Correspondence between the Years 1837 and 1861 – Vol. 1. New York, 1907. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

Hugo Münsterberg. Psychology, General and Applied. New York, 1914. Questia. Web. 19 October 2017.

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Food and Nutrition Research Paper Topics

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Learn more about health and nutrition for your research paper. (Credit: SHA)

Learn more about health and nutrition for your research paper. (Credit: SHA)

Here are some research paper topics on healthy food, misleading food labels, restaurant nutrition facts and diet trends. Read more

Research Paper Topics in Education Law and Policy

Education can be a surprisingly contentious area for the development of law and policy. While many of the most pivotal cases, such as Brown v. Board of Education that ruled that segregated schools were unconstitutional, have long been accepted as common practice, federal education policies, such as the No Child Left Behind Act and the Common Core curriculum, have fierce debates between proponents and critics.

There are many available topics on education law. (Credit: wiseGEEK)

There are many available topics on education law. (Credit: wiseGEEK)

If you are looking for research paper topics in education law and policy, you could consider looking into the division between federal and state legislation, historic rulings that have changed education law or the role of standardized testing, as well as the debates on at what grade levels testing is most appropriate, and how much importance testing should be given when allowing schools to receive government funding. Read more

Cognitive Psychology Research Paper Topics

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Discover more about different areas of cognitive psychology. (Credit: LinkedIn)

Discover more about different areas of cognitive psychology.
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Here are some research paper topics on word games to stimulate the brain and stave off dementia, eyewitness testimony psychology and learning disabilities. Read more

Research Paper Topics on the Cassini Spacecraft and Space Exploration

Since its launch in 1997, the Cassini spacecraft has spent 20 years in space exploration of Saturn. The mission scientists from NASA have learned a great deal during the craft’s 22 orbits of the planet and its rings and moons, and all of that information has been beamed back to them.

Discover more on the Cassini spacecraft. (Credit: NASA)

Discover more on the Cassini spacecraft. (Credit: NASA)

A research paper could examine the many aspects of what has been learned from our study of outer space so far and what the future of space exploration holds. Read more

The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age as a Research Topic

The anticipated new film adaptation of the Dave Eggers’ novel The Circle opened starring Tom Hanks and Emma Watson. The movie takes a fresh look at privacy in the digital age where the citizens of corporate culture are not the victims of but rather the perpetrators of a high surveillance norm.

Do you worry about privacy in this digital age? (Credit: YouTube)

Do you worry about privacy in this digital age? (Credit: YouTube)

Research topics could delve into how a society can manifest in a world where privacy no longer exists or how dystopian films have touched on similar issues. Read more

The Promise and Armenian Genocide as Research Paper Topics

On April 24, 2017, the film, The Promise, starring Christian Bale opened in theaters nationwide. The date is the anniversary of the beginning of the Armenian genocide that took place in Turkey in 1915. This chapter of history is fraught with controversy as the Turkish government refuses to acknowledge its role in what has been described as the first modern genocide.

Discover more on The Promise and Armenian genocide in your research paper. (Credit: The Nation)

Discover more on The Promise and Armenian genocide in your research paper. (Credit: The Nation)

The ethnic cleansing of the Armenians from Turkey is said to have inspired Adolf Hitler’s “final solution.” A research paper on this topic will reveal patterns of oppression that exist today. Read more