BARD Roundup – July 2016 top 10 audio downloads

Here are July 2016’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles:

DB084704 – Among the wicked by Linda Castillo
DB084345 – Family jewels by Stuart Woods
DB084355 – Mercy by Michael Palmer and Daniel Palmer
DB084176 – 15th affair by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
DB083828 – Find her: a novel by Lisa Gardner
DB083646 – Ashley Bell: a novel by Dean R Koontz
DB084490 – The emperor’s revenge by Clive Cussler and Boyd Morrison
DB084347 – The house of secrets by Brad Meltzer and Tod Goldberg
DB084424 – Swan Point by Sherryl Woods
DB051024 – Chain of evidence by Ridley Pearson

Happy downloading! To get the latest books delivered at the speed of cyberspace login to BARD. Don’t have a BARD account? Sign up today – http://nlsbard.loc.gov/nc1a

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BARD Roundup – July 2016 top 10 braille downloads

Here are July 2016’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles:

BR0021252 – Human remains: a novel by Elizabeth Haynes
BR0021321 – One summer by David Baldacci
BR0012331 – Fables by Tana Reiff
BR0021311 – Breakdown: a V.I. Warshawski novel by Sara Paretsky
BR0018060 – Running hot by Jayne Ann Krentz
BR0020326 – Without fail by Lee Child
BR0021322 – The photograph by Beverly Lewis
BR0017215 – The 6th target: a novel by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
BR0020446 – Where courage calls: a when calls the heart novel by Janette Oke and Laurel Oke Logan
BR0016508 – S is for silence by Sue Grafton

Happy downloading! To get the latest books delivered at the speed of cyberspace login to BARD. Don’t have a BARD account? Sign up today – http://nlsbard.loc.gov/nc1a

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Happy BARD Day – August 2016

Happy BARD day – July 2016 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In July, 580 audio readers downloaded 7784 books, 318 magazines and 13 music items. Another 27 braille readers downloaded 150 books and 24 magazines. Another 13 people signed up for BARD. BARD Mobile added 56 new users and 66 new mobile devices. Do you BARD? If not, what’s keeping you. With the BARD Mobile app added to things you now have another great way to read your books and magazines on the iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, Android devices and Amazon Kindle Fire.

Sign up for BARD today – http://ow.ly/bHFY6

Get the BARD Mobile app

Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=gov.loc.nls.dtb&hl=en

iPhone – https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bard-mobile/id705229586

Kindle Fire – http://www.amazon.com/Library-of-Congress-BARD-Mobile/dp/B016760320

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BARD Roundup – June 2016 top 10 audio downloads

Here are June 2016’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles:

DB083828 – Find her: a novel by Lisa Gardner, Lisa
DB084176 – 15th affair by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
DB084172 – Extreme prey: a novel by John Sandford
DB083247 – Depraved heart: a Scarpetta novel by Patricia Daniels Cornwell
DB084345 – Family jewels by Stuart Woods
DB083552 – The bitter season by Tami Hoag
DB084230 – The second life of Nick Mason by Steve Hamilton
DB083686 – Wyoming rugged by Diana Palmer
DB083804 – Brotherhood in death by J. D Robb
DB083406 – Windows 10: the missing manual : the book that should have been in the box by David Pogue

Happy downloading! To get the latest books delivered at the speed of cyberspace login to BARD. Don’t have a BARD account? Sign up today – http://nlsbard.loc.gov/nc1a

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BARD Roundup – June 2016 top 10 braille downloads

Here are June 2016’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles:

BR0021311 – Breakdown: a V.I. Warshawski novel by Sara Paretsky
BR0018060 – Running hot by Jayne Ann Krentz
BR0020326 – Without fail by Lee Child
BR0017215 – The 6th target: a novel by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
BR0020446 – Where courage calls: a when calls the heart novel by Janette Oke and Laurel Oke Logan
BR0013966 – The test case by Franklin W Dixon
BR0021324 – The magic strings of Frankie Presto by Mitch Albom
BR0019769 – Kinsey and me: stories by Sue Grafton
BR0014335 – The ice limit by Douglas J Preston and Lincoln Child
BR0021403 – Sidewalking: coming to terms with Los Angeles by David L Ulin

Happy downloading! To get the latest books delivered at the speed of cyberspace login to BARD. Don’t have a BARD account? Sign up today – http://nlsbard.loc.gov/nc1a

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Happy BARD Day – July 2016

Happy BARD day – June 2016 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In June, 595 audio readers downloaded 7910 books, 382 magazines and 21 music items. Another 36 braille readers downloaded 173 books and 39 magazines. Another 23 people signed up for BARD. BARD Mobile added 52 new users and 58 new mobile devices. Do you BARD? If not, what’s keeping you. With the BARD Mobile app added to things you now have another great way to read your books and magazines on the iPod Touch, iPhone, iPad, Android devices and Amazon Kindle Fire.

Sign up for BARD today – http://ow.ly/bHFY6

Get the BARD Mobile app

Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=gov.loc.nls.dtb&hl=en

iPhone – https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bard-mobile/id705229586

Kindle Fire – http://www.amazon.com/Library-of-Congress-BARD-Mobile/dp/B016760320

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Library will be closed on July 4 – Happy Independence Day

The library will be closed on Monday, July 4 in honor of the Independence Day Holiday. Happy Fourth of July all!!!

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Library Featured on Time Warner Cable News

The library was recently featured on Time Warner Cable News about it’s Summer Reading Program and how it is one of the Top 10 libraries of it’s kind in the nation.

Read, hear and see more about it – http://www.twcnews.com/nc/triangle-sandhills/news/2016/06/22/nc-library-for-the-blind-and-physically-handicapped-promotes-summer-reading-program.html

 

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NC woman paralyzed as a child inspires those around her to give back any way they can

This is a wonderful spotlight story on one of the library’s volunteers, Heather McYoung

Source: NC woman paralyzed as a child inspires those around her to give back any way they can

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New on NOBLE – Tar Heel Talk Spring/Summer 2016

New on NOBLE, the latest edition of Tar Heel Talk in digital talking book format. Download the Spring/Summer 2016 issue of Tar Heel Talk for listening on your digital talking book player.

Lots more to download and listen to on NOBLE. Check out NOBLE – http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph/noble.html for more local downloadable favorites.

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