Most of the 30,000 books in the database are in the public domain except for a few that are reproduced with the permission of the copyright holders.
As a writer I have mixed emotions about free books. I find it an enormous help to research books in the public domain that can verify aspects of history, geography, etc. but the internet is rife with piracy as every writer knows and often a book with copyright is stolen without guilt by readers.
Scene Stealer, my cozy eBook mystery is available through Barnes and Noble, Amazon, Carina Press and wherever eBooks are sold. An audio version has been produced by Audible.com