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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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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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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Girl Before

During the August 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Girl Before by Rena Olsen. Download The Girl Before DB088130 or contact the library for a copy. Without warning, Clara’s home is invaded by armed men, and she is separated from … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – A Street Cat Named Bob

During the July 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed A Street Cat Named Bob by James Bowen. Download A Street Cat Named Bob DB077202 or contact the library for a copy. London street musician and recovering drug addict Bowen recounts … Continue reading

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Open Spots in our VIP Book Club

There are two available spots for the North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped’s VIP (Very Important Patrons) Book Club. On the second Friday of each month, our book club meets in our library break room from 10 … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Circle

During the June 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Circle by Dave Eggers. DB077770 Mae begins work at the Circle–a company that reinvented the Internet by creating one transparent identity for each user. Although enthralled by her increasingly powerful … Continue reading

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Did You Know – FAQ Third Party Player

While our library doesn’t offer any support on using Third Party Talking Book Players, we do have a page to help with things such as navigation, finding your player’s serial number, playing books and installing the key to play books. … Continue reading

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Did You Know – FAQ Concerning Talking Books

Normally, when you put your talking book inside your digital player it will begin playing from the beginning of the book or where you last listened. It is possible for errors to occur, and that is when you may have … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – Take Out

During the May 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed Take Out by Margaret Maron, DB088371 The description reads: Still reeling from the untimely death of her lover, acclaimed painter Oscar Nauman, NYPD Detective Sigrid Harald must investigate the deaths of … Continue reading

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Did You Know – FAQ Talking Book Player

Have you ever had questions about using your National Library Service Digital Talking Book player? Our website has an entire page dedicated to educating patrons about how to navigate their digital player, the type of audio your digital player can … Continue reading

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