Discover Legible | New Content on GO Wi-Fi Plus!

Published date: February 15, 2023


Are you an avid bookworm? Or maybe one of your New Year’s resolutions is to make more time for pleasure reading. Either way, we have great news for anyone looking to get lost in a story while they READ on the GO!

Legible, a new browser-based, mobile-first ebookstore, is partnering with GO Transit to provide content to our GO Wi-Fi Plus entertainment portal.

Reading while you ride is a great way to escape the stress of that morning rush, or unwind after a long day at work or school. This new content provided by Legible gives you even more choices on GO Wi-Fi Plus, so you’re sure to find an ebook you’ll love!

What Is Legible?


Legible is the place where ebooks come to life! With a mission to connect millions of books to billions of readers around the world, Legible provides an immersive reading experience that can be accessed on any device with an internet connection — your phone, tablet, or desktop computer. 

Legible offers a selection of approximately two million ebooks from large and small publishers, as well as original multimedia ebooks called Living Books.   

We’re so excited to be entering into this partnership with Legible so that our riders can be readers wherever they GO!

What Content Will Be Available on GO Wi-Fi Plus?


To start, Legible will provide GO riders access to free ebooks, along with samples/previews of other popular titles. Soon, Legible will supply a quarterly ebook for the #GOTransitReads program that riders can enjoy on their commute and in their spare time, available on

With an ever-growing collection of curated titles, GO riders will have plenty of ebooks in a variety of genres to discover with Legible.

See the list below to check out what’s available right now, and start deciding which ebook to read first!

Free eBooks From Legible:

  • The Running Shaped Hole – Robert Earl Stewart
  • Ontario’s African Canadian Heritage – Karolyn Smardz Frost, Bryan Walls, Hilary Bates Neary
  • Animal Farm - George Orwell
  • Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare - E. Nesbit
  • Emma - Jane Austen
  • Jane Eyre - Charlotte Bronte
  • Leaves of Grass - Walt Whitman
  • Little Women - Louisa May Alcott
  • Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
  • The Blue Book of Chess - Howard Staunton
  • The Legends and Myths of Hawaii - King David Kalakaua of Hawaii
  • The Prophet - Kahlil Gibran
  • Concerning the Spiritual in Art - Wassily Kandinsky
  • Howard’s End - EM Forster
  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight - Jessie L. Weston
  • The Hungry Stones and Other Stories - Rabindranath Tagore
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow - Washington Irving
  • The Secret of Chimneys - Agatha Christie
  • A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens

Samples/Previews Provided by Legible:

  • Toronto Reborn – Ken Greenberg
  • Workday Warrior – Ann Gomez
  • The Toronto Book of Love – Adam Bunch
  • The Polished Hoe – Austin Clarke
  • The Underground Railroad – Adrienne Shad
  • The Color Purple - Alice Walker
  • The Good Earth - Pearl S. Buck
  • Parable of the Sower - Octavia E. Butler
  • Dream Work - Mary Oliver
  • The Stories of Ray Bradbury - Ray Bradbury
  • Collected Stories - Frank O’Connor
  • The Door of No Return - Kwame Alexander
  • The Bomber Mafia - Malcolm Gladwell
  • Suspect - Scott Turow
  • Run Rose Run - Dolly Parton & James Patterson
  • Beyond the Wand - Tom Felton
  • The World We Make - N. K. Jemisin
  • In the City of Pigs - André Forget
  • Modest Hopes - Don Loucks & Leslie Valpy
  • The Castleton Massacre - Sharon Anne Cook & Margaret Carson
  • Cloud Cuckoo Land - Anthony Doerr
  • Infinite Country - Patricia Engel
  • It Starts with Us - Colleen Hoover
  • The Sun and her Flowers - Rupi Kaur
  • From the Ashes - Jesse Thistle
  • Hook, Line and Sinker - Tessa Bailey
  • The Paris Apartment - Lucy Foley
  • Five Little Indians - Michelle Good
  • They Both Die at the End - Adam Silvera
  • The Midnight Library - Matt Haig
  • The Sleeping Car Porter - Suzette Mayr
  • Scions - Josephine Angelini
  • The Ghosts That Haunt Me – Steve Ryan, Joe Warmington
  • Toronto’s Lost Villages – Ron Brown
  • What Remains of Elsie Jane – Chelsea Wakelyn
  • The Butcher and the Wren – Alaina Urquhart
  • What We Talk About When We Talk About Dumplings – John Lorinc, Karon Liu
  • The Empress – Gigi Griffis
  • The Maze – Nelson DeMille
  • How To Win Friends and Influence People – Dale Carnegie
  • Please Do Feed the Cat – Marian Babson
  • A Carnival of Snackery – David Sedaris

How Do I Access GO Wi-Fi Plus?


Now that you’ve planned which Legible ebooks you want to read right away, here’s a reminder on how to access GO Wi-Fi Plus, where you’ll find the Legible content!

What Is GO Wi-Fi Plus?

GO Wi-Fi Plus is our all-in-one free GO Transit Wi-Fi connection and onboard entertainment portal. Available exclusively to GO riders on every GO train and bus, you’ll enjoy:

  • Access to free Wi-Fi to catch up on emails, message friends, or scroll online.
  • 200MB of free data when you sign in with your email address
  • Access to an extensive entertainment portal that includes popular TV shows, music, podcasts, audiobooks and ebooks. 

How To Connect to GO Wi-Fi Plus

Connecting to GO Wi-Fi Plus is easy! Just follow these steps to start enjoying our large library of free content:

  • When you’re on a GO train or bus, go to the Wi-Fi settings on your device.
  • Select the GO Plus network.
  • If you’re using an Android device or laptop, open your browser and enter (iOS devices and Android 11 and above will redirect automatically).
  • Agree to the GO Wi-Fi Plus terms and conditions.
  • Click “CONTINUE” to access the entertainment portal and enjoy our free content, including the free ebooks and samples/previews provided by Legible!

To connect to the free Wi-Fi:

  • Click the Web icon at the top of the screen.
  • Sign in with your email address to access 200MB of free data.
  • Start scrolling, messaging, and updating those socials — maybe with a review or recommendation of your favourite ebook from Legible!