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NBA All-Star Kevin Garnett

by Lyle Spencer

Readers can get the inside scoop on Minnesota Timberwolves player Kevin Garnett. From his high-flying dunks to his winning attitude on the court, Garnett is one of the most popular and hottest NBA stars playing today. Full-color photos.

NBA Superstar Shaquille O'Neal

by Lyle Spencer

Get the inside scoop on this NBA superstar--Los Angeles Lakers' Shaquille O'Neal! Everyone knows that Shaq is just a big, giant, lovable kid--especially his young fans. From his monster jams and winning slams to his goofy attitude and charitable nature, Shaq is one of today's most respected athletes.

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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.