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Here is a list of Bookshare books recommended by teachers of grades 9-12 (A-K by title).

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Title Author Copyright Action
Journey to the Center of the Earth Verne, Jules 0018
The Great Gatsby Fitzgerald, F. Scott 1925
All Quiet On the Western Front Remarque, Erich Maria 1929
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter Mccullers, Carson 1940
Johnny Tremain Forbes, Esther 1943
Brave New World Huxley, Aldous 1946
Cry, the Beloved Country Paton, Alan 1948
Death be Not Proud: A Memoir Gunther, John 1949
Animal Farm Orwell, George 1950
The Catcher in the Rye Salinger, J. D. 1951
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Wilder, Thornton 1955
A Farewell to Arms Hemingway, Ernest 1957
The Good Earth Buck, Pearl S. 1958
Emily Dickinson Dickinson, Emily and Wilbur, Richard 1960
Julius Caesar Shakespeare, William 1960
Flowers for Algernon Keyes, Daniel 1966
Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl Frank, Anne 1967
Future Shock Toffler, Alvin 1970
Haunted House Parish, Peggy 1971
The Bell Jar Plath, Sylvia 1971
Hiroshima Hersey, John 1973
I Heard the Owl Call My Name Craven, Margaret 1973
All Things Wise and Wonderful Herriot, James 1977
Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah Bach, Richard 1977
Eight Tales of Terror Poe, Edgar Allan 1978
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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.