Category Archives: talking books

VIP Book Club Podcast – The Nature of the Beast

During the October 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Nature of the Beast by Louise Penny. Download The Nature of the Beast DB082697 or contact the library for a copy. Nine-year-old Laurent Lepage, who is prone to telling … Continue reading

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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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VIP Book Club Podcast – Elephant Company

During the September 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed Elephant Company by Vickie Croke. Download Elephant Company DB080616 or contact the library for a copy. Tells the story of British WW I veteran James Howard “Billy” Williams, who found … 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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BARD Roundup – August 2018 top 10 audio downloads

Here are August 2018’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB091275 – Turbulence by Stuart Woods DB089410 – The midnight line: a Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child DB089412 – End game by David Baldacci DB091164 – The president … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – September 2018

Happy BARD day – August 2018 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In August 654 audio readers downloaded 9709 books, 367 magazines and 31 music items. Another 30 braille readers downloaded 237 books , 17 magazines and 3 … 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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BARD Roundup – July 2018 top 10 audio downloads

Here are July 2018’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB090590 – The fallen by David Baldacci DB090602 – Sweet vengeance by Fern Michaels DB091164 – The president is missing: a novel by Bill Clinton and James Patterson DB090591 … 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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