Tag Archives: talking books

10 Most Wanted Books – October 2017

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, September 2017. 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 – 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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10 Most Wanted Books – September 2017

Here are the 10 Most Checked Out or 10 Most Wanted Books from last month, August 2017. 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 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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New on NOBLE – Through the Years: 1867-1977

Through the Years: 1867-1977 – Light Out of Darkness – DBX00718 by M. H. Crockett and Barbara Crockett Dease is the library’s latest locally recorded book converted from cassette to digital talking book. The book is a comprehensive history of the establishment … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – September 2017

Happy BARD day – August 2017 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In August 658 audio readers downloaded 13663 books, 417 magazines and 77 music items. Another 28 braille readers downloaded 266 books, 89 magazines and 3 music … Continue reading

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Heard Any Good Books Lately? – Summer 2017 is here

Just in time for the end of Summer, the Summer 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 … Continue reading

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New on NOBLE – another Locally Produced Book for BARD

Civil war in North Carolina – DBC06108 is the library’s latest locally produced book for BARD. The book is a comprehensive account of military operations in North Carolina during the Civil War. Download it today from NOBLE – https://files.nc.gov/dncr-statelibrary/LBPH/NOBLE/books/dbc06108.zip Check out … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestions: Walter Dean Myers

If you are participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program here are some reading suggestions to consider. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down your selections. These lists are for children ages 10 and … Continue reading

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