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Here is a list of Bookshare books recommended by teachers of grades 6-8.

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Title Author Copyright Action
The Call of the Wild London, Jack 1903
The Witch of Blackbird Pond Speare, Elizabeth George 1958
The Outcasts of Poker Flat and Other Stories Harte, Bret 1961
A Wrinkle in Time (Time Quintet #1) L'Engle, Madeleine 1962
D'Aulaire's Book of Greek Myths D'Aulaire, Ingri and D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin 1962
Across Five Aprils Hunt, Irene 1964
Shadow of a Bull Wojciechowska, Maia 1964
The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain #1) Alexander, Lloyd 1964
The Forgotten Door Key, Alexander 1965
Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl Frank, Anne 1967
The White Mountains Christopher, John 1967
Call It Courage Sperry, Armstrong 1968
The Pigman Zindel, Paul 1968
That Was Then, This Is Now Hinton, S. E. 1971
Julie of the Wolves (Julie of the Wolves #1) George, Jean Craighead 1972
I Heard the Owl Call My Name Craven, Margaret 1973
Summer of My German Soldier Greene, Bette 1973
M. C. Higgins the Great Hamilton, Virginia 1974
My Brother Sam Is Dead Collier, James Lincoln and Collier, Christopher 1974
Dandelion Wine Bradbury, Ray 1975
Dragonwings Yep, Laurence 1975
The Hundred Penny Box Mathis, Sharon Bell 1975
Tuck Everlasting Babbitt, Natalie 1975
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Taylor, Mildred D. 1976
Will You Sign Here, John Hancock? Fritz, Jean 1976
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Help

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.