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BARD Roundup – November 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are November 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB089125 – The store by James Patterson and Richard DiLallo DB089136 – Deep freeze by John Sandford DB088719 – Wired by Julie Garwood DB089198 – Merry and bright by … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – December 2017

Happy BARD day – November 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In November 597 audio readers downloaded 8495 books, 368 magazines and 37 music items. Another 24 braille readers downloaded 407 books, 22 magazines and 1 music item. … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – October 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are October 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB088196 – Come sundown by Nora Roberts DB088709 – The medical examiner: a Women’s Murder Club story by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro DB088795 – Seeing red by Sandra … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – November 2017

Happy BARD day – October 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In October 636 audio readers downloaded 9483 books, 376 magazines and 14 music items. Another 34 braille readers downloaded 400 books and 11 magazines. 14 more … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – September 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are September 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB088433 – The late show by Michael Connelly DB088709 – The medical examiner: a Women’s Murder Club story by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro DB088696 – Y is for … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – October 2017

Happy BARD day – September 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In September 625 audio readers downloaded 11166 books, 346 magazines and 63 music items. Another 43 braille readers downloaded 181 books, 53 magazines and 3 music items. … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week – Political Policy

Normally, the people of a country disapprove of messages undermining or questioning its authority and ideology. Books that hail from a country that represents that country as dystopia are quick to be challenged. Some authors who delve into such themes … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week – The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain DB057349 BRX00512 In this story, the protagonist, Huckleberry (Huck) Finn, fakes his death to get away from his abusive father and encounters a runaway slave he knows, Jim, trying to avoid being separated … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week – 10 Most Challenged Books of 2016

The last week of September is recognized as Banned Books Week. When a book is challenged, it is threatening to deny others the access to knowledge by removing the book from a school’s curriculum and the library. This is a … Continue reading

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BARD Roundup – August 2017 top 10 audio downloads

Here are August 2017’s 10 most downloaded BARD audio book titles: DB088138 – Camino Island: a novel by John Grisham DB088355 – Nighthawk by Clive Cussler and Graham Brown DB088319 – Two nights: a novel by Kathy Reichs DB088166 – … Continue reading

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