If you don't have access to a library, or don't want to spend on expensive hardcover copy of the book, then reading online ebooks for free or visiting some online library is a great option.
If you Google 'Eclipse online for free' you will come with many answers giving site references. But, instead of clicking on many links and ending up into nothing and being frustrated, use these tips to read Eclipse online without paying a cent.
Reading the First Chapter for Free
Reading the first chapter of Eclipse Twilight for free can be done on official sites like stepheniemeyer. Also, sites like amazon allows you to read many pages from the book, but it's quite frustrating and unsatisfying as amazon allow you to read few pages from first chapter, and few pages from some other chapter, and so on.
Also, many sites from where you can buy ebooks for few dollars, allow you to read the first chapter of many such ebooks. Such sites might ask you to sign up before you get to read the book. Hence, if you just wish to read the first chapter of the book in pdf format then go to stepheniemeyer site.
Reading the Whole Book for Free
Now, here are two sites which are really awesome, and allow you to read online latest books for free. On these sites you can read latest books for free for hours and hours... Two of the most popular sites are Scribd and eSnips, these sites allow you to read Eclipse without downloading.
You can continue to read Eclipse for free on these sites, but you also have the option of downloading the pdf or word format or the rar file, and then reading it offline.
eSnips has a friendly interface, while Scribd is a little more complex and one can get lost in the jungle of multiple links. So, first try eSnips to read Eclipse Twilight online for free.
Search with keywords like ' Stephenie Meyer Eclipse' or 'Stephenie Meyer Twilight series', 'Eclipse Stephenie Meyer', etc. Many results will be displayed to you, click on the documents results and voila! You will see the downloading icon animation, and within few seconds you will have your book.
It is possible that you might end up clicking on broken links, or some documents of Eclipse are removed due to copyright issues. But, worry not, click on different searches, from any of the hundreds of results displayed and you will find a copy that allows you to read Eclipse.
It can get quite frustrating the loading of the other pages, as your reading progresses from one page to the other page, hence it is advisable that you just download the whole book in the pdf or word format, it will be just few Mbs. Then you can enjoy reading the book offline too.
You can also use the auto scroll option in pdf software and the pages will keep scrolling and you don't have to click to change the page.
Another site is - readanybook. This site has a very good interface and lets you read many other books from Stephenie Meyer. This site loads the book fast, and helps to read easily. You can also switch to full screen mode to read two pages at a time. But, if you wish to read the book offline, then just download the book.
Many versions like text, pdf, rtf, etc. of the book are available on the site. This site is lighter compared to eSnips and Scribd. If you don't wish to read the book then you can also listen to the audio book on YouTube.
Downloading & Reading
The third way to read Eclipse is to download a torrent and open it in a bittorrent downloading software. Within a minute or two you will have a pdf or word file, and you can continue reading it for free.
You can also download an audio book, copy it to your cell or iPod and listen to it. You can also use a torrent that allows you to download the whole Twilight series, so that you can make your ebook collection of Twilight series, and reread it whenever you want to.
These tips will help you to read the book for free. The first chapter of the book on stepheniemeyer site is legally allowed, while other sites that allow you to read Eclipse for free might not be legal, and hence if you wish to avoid this, buy a used book and then read it or buy an ebook, this will cost you less than buying a new original copy.
If you are interested in reading more books online for free, then try using Gutenberg site. This site is awesome, and has many good classic fiction books available for free. Enjoy!