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Chester's Good Idea (Leveled Readers 4.2.3)

by Kitty Colton

Tells how Chester, a young boy, turns misfortune into something positive.

A Cool Cat (Leveled Readers 5.4.2)

by Kitty Colton

A story illustrating how pets can help people cope with illness.

One Day in May (Leveled Readers 4.3.1)

by Kitty Colton

A tale of how a little girl who moved to the city learns to appreciate the seemingly not-so-good things in life.

Pretty Cool, For A Cat [Grade 5]

by Amanda Harvey Kitty Colton

NIMAC-sourced textbook

Spring in the City (Leveled Readers 4.3.1)

by Kitty Colton

Spring is a time of warm sun. It is a time of flowers. But all Lin sees is the color gray! As you read about Lin, monitor to see how well you are following the story.

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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 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 Ivonas Kendra voice. This format will work with Daisy Audio compatible players such as Victor Reader Stream and Read2Go.