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Arabians and Other Horses (World Book's Animals of the World)

by Karen Ingebretsen

In a question and answer format the author introduces the Arabian horse and also discusses caring for a horse.

Gorillas and Other Apes (World Book's Animals of the World)

by Karen Ingebretsen

Questions and Answers discuss Gorillas, Chimps, Bonnabos, and other members of the Ape family.

Human Space Exploration (World Book's Solar System and Space Exploration Library)

by Karen Ingebretsen

"Introduction to space exploration, providing to primary and intermediate grade students information on astronauts, space shuttles, and space stations. Includes fun facts, glossary, resource list and index."--Provided by publisher.

Iguanas and Other Lizards (World Book's Animals of the World)

by Karen Ingebretsen

A chameleon's tongue can be as long as its whole body. Some lizards can retract their claws like cats do. Some lizards can walk on the ceiling. If you would like to know about lizards, this book is filled with interesting facts about them. Other books in this series are available from Bookshare.

Siamese and Other Short-haired Cats (World Book's Animals of the World)

by Karen Ingebretsen

Topics include what a Siamese is, what they look like and how to care for a pet cat.

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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.