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Adult Summer Reading Suggestions: Historical Fiction

If you are participating in the 2017 Adults Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. The list is broken in to Downloadable books, Large Print books, and Braille books. Historical Fiction Download … Continue reading

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10 Most Wanted Books – June 2017

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or Wanted Books from last month, May 2017. These are the books that we sent most often to patrons from the shelves of NCLBPH. Note, all books were checked out at least 38 … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Suggestions: Satire, History and Marc Brown

If you have children participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program and need reading suggestions, look no further. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down selections for your children. This list is made for … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – May 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are May 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB087562 – The fix by David Baldacci DB087484 – The burial hour by Jeffery Deaver DB086826 – When all the girls have gone by Jayne Ann Krentz DB086211 – The … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – May 2017 top 10 braille downloads

Here are May 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR021480 – The boundaries of desire: a century of bad laws, good sex, and changing identities by Eric Berkowitz BR010091 – The rainmaker by John Grisham BR016307 – The warrior’s … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – June 2017

Happy BARD day – May 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In April 613 audio readers downloaded 11157 books, 297 magazines and 13 music items. Another 32 braille readers downloaded 176 books and 24 magazines and 20 … Continue reading

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Heard Any Good Books Lately? – Spring 2017 edition is now live

Just in time for your Memorial Day weekend, the Spring 2017 edition of Heard Any Good Books Lately? produced by Triangle Radio Reading Service and brought to you by the Friends of NCLBPH is now live on our Heard Any Good Books? Page and as a … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – April 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are April 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB086707 – Chaos: a Scarpetta novel by Patricia Daniels Cornwell DB086870 – Heartbreak Hotel: an Alex Delaware novel by Jonathan Kellerman DB086854 – Never never by James Patterson and Candice … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – April 2017 top 10 braille downloads

Here are April 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD braille titles: BR0021452 – The death of cancer: after fifty years on the front lines of medicine, a pioneering oncologist reveals why the war on cancer is winnable–and how we can get there … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – May 2017

Happy BARD day – April 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In April 592 audio readers downloaded 8872 books, 409 magazines and 3 music items. Another 30 braille readers downloaded 813 books and 15 magazines. 18 more people signed up … Continue reading

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