Originally Posted by guycruls
thanks to HarryT, mrmikel and holymadness for feedback. I don't use ADE because adobe warns you at download that the app can see your material and that doesn't suit me.
Then get a (fairly common) standalone, dedicated reader device that only connects via USB or allows a SD card to be inserted. Since you don't appear to be concerned wit batter life issues
, the field is a lot more open to cheap models that support (ADE) Mobile Reader. https://wiki.mobileread.com/wiki/E-book_devices