Originally Posted by ebusinesstutor
Offline is definitely the way to go. You can use Calibre to convert files to formats that work.
Have you looked into India's $20 tablet
? Then you could use standard Android reader apps like Aldiko.
There's a little bit of a scandal around these tablets: apparently they cost $60 and were actually manufactured in china. They also don't have access to the normal android market, but only to a proprietary market called something like "getjar".