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African Rhinos

by Kristin L. Nelson

Do you know . . . * how much a rhino weighs? * what rhinos eat? * why rhinos charge? Read this book to find out!

Busy Ants

by Kristin L. Nelson

Introduces the behavior, life cycle, and physical characteristics of ants and describes how ant colonies work.

Clever Raccoons

by Kristin L. Nelson

Do you know . . . * where raccoons live? * what a raccoon den is? * when raccoons sleep? Read this book to find out!

The Lincoln Memorial

by Kristin L. Nelson

How big is the statue of President Abraham Lincoln inside the Lincoln Memorial? Whose idea was the Lincoln Memorial? and how did workers build the amazing statue? Read this book to find out.

The Washington Monument

by Kristin L. Nelson

Do you know how long it took to build the Washington Monument? But who planned the Washington Monument? and what troubles did workers building it face? Read this book to find out!

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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.