Category Archives: large print

Book Blurbs #7

“Downtown Owl” by Chuck Klosterman Talking Book: DB068556 Follow the experiences of a new teacher, a high school football player and an elderly widower in the mythical town of Owl, North Dakota. From the end of summer in 1983 until … Continue reading

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It’s Officially NCLBPH Day!!

September 13th marks today as North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped Day!

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10 Most Wanted Books – September 2018

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, August 2018. These are the books that we sent most often to patrons from the shelves of NCLBPH. Note, all books were checked out at … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #6

“Coyote Wind and Specimen Song: The First Two Montana Mysteries Featuring Gabriel Du Pre” by Peter Bowen Talking Book: DB075334  If you enjoy your mysteries in a western setting, check out this book. Cattle-brand inspector and part-time lawman Gabriel Du … Continue reading

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10 Most Wanted Books – August 2018

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, July 2018. These are the books that we sent most often to patrons from the shelves of NCLBPH. Note, all books were checked out at … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #5

“MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors” by Richard Hooker Talking Book: DB088568 If you enjoyed the movie or the TV show, check out the book that started it all. Join Hawkeye, Duke and Trapper John in their medical and … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #4

“Radio Free Vermont: a Fable of Resistance” by Bill McKibben Talking Book: DB089888 A motley crew, led by a 72 year-old radio announcer; advocate for Vermont to secede from the Union. Read it and see if they succeed in seceding. … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #3

“The Republic of Conscience” by Gary Hart Talking Book: DBC03262 An examination by a former U.S. Senator on how we as a nation have sacrificed our principles for the sake of expediency. Well-grounded in a knowledge of history and political … Continue reading

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Deadline for Summer Reading Registration is approach!

There’s still time to sign up for our Summer Reading program. Patrons may register until July 31st. Summer Reading runs through June 1 to August 31. Patrons who read at least 5 books win a prize and the top 3 … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #2

“Chiefs” by Stuart Woods Talking Book: DB017674 Large Print: LT023225 Best-selling author Stuart Woods’ first novel is a page turner.  Set in the mythical town of Delano, Georgia; it revolves around forty plus years of serial murders and the three … Continue reading

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