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A Pirate Looks at Fifty

by Jimmy Buffett

Buffett takes the occasion of his 50th birthday to tell us about himself, doing so with candor and modesty, talking about his marriage, his children and 'a lot of things on the good old planet Earth'

A Salty Piece of Land

by Jimmy Buffett

In his biggest and bestselling novel yet, master storyteller Jimmy Buffett weaves a mesmerizing tale that combines humor and emotional reflection. After all, one mans cathedral is another man's fishing hole. And in Jimmy Buffett's world, paradise is just a state of mind. The tropical island of Cayo Loco is the perfect place to run away from all your problems. If you're looking for a license to chill, come along as cowboy Tully Mars takes his pony to the shore on an unforgettable Caribbean adventure as colorful and wonderfully bizarre as cocktail hour at your favorite expatriate bar.

Swine Not? A Novel Pig Tale

by Jimmy Buffett

Novel about a Southern family determined to hide their pet pig in a fancy 4-star hotel in New York City, while a meat-loving chef is sharpening his carving knife downstairs.

Tales From Margaritaville: Fictional Facts and Factual Fictions

by Jimmy Buffett

Collection of bizarre tales and essays from singer/songwriter Jimmy Buffett

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Select your format based upon: 1) how you want to read your book, and 2) compatibility with your reading tool. To learn more about using Bookshare with your device, visit the "Using Bookshare" page in the Help Center.

Here is an overview of the specialized formats that Bookshare offers its members with links that go to the Help Center for more information.

  • Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
  • BRF (Braille Refreshable Format) - digital Braille for use with refreshable Braille devices and Braille embossers.
  • MP3 (Mpeg audio layer 3) - Provides audio only with no text. These books are created with a text-to-speech engine and spoken by Kendra, a high quality synthetic voice from Ivona. Any device that supports MP3 playback is compatible.
  • DAISY Audio - Similar to the Daisy 3.0 option above; however, this option uses MP3 files created with our text-to-speech engine that utilizes Ivona's Kendra voice. This format will work with Daisy Audio compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream and Read2Go.