- Table View
- List View
Swamp Angel can lasso a tornado, and drink an entire lake dry. She single-handedly defeats the fearsome bear known as Thundering Tarnation, wrestling him from the top of the Great Smoky Mountains to the bottom of a deep lake.
A Japanese American man recounts his grandfather's journey to America which he later also undertakes, and the feelings of being torn by a love for two different countries.
In the Small, Small Pondby Fleming, Denise
Owenby Henkes, Kevin
Two lonely characters, one black and one white, meet on the street and become friends.
Coyote, who has a nose for trouble, insists that the crows teach him how to fly, but the experience ends in disaster for him.
A long time ago when there was no electricity and the streetlamps in Little Italy had to be lit by hand, Peppe lived in a tenement on Mulberry Street. His family was poor, and so, though he was just a boy, he needed to work.
Mirette learns tightrope walking from Monsieur Bellini, not knowing that he is a celebrated tightrope artist who has withdrawn from performing because of fear
A Caldecott Honor Book. Madcap revisions of familiar fairy tales.
A Caldecott Honor Book. Summary: Retells in verse the Indian fable of the blind men discovering different parts of an elephant and arguing about its appearance. The illustrations depict the blind arguers as mice.
A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California.
Frogs rise on their lily pads, float through the air, and explore nearby houses while their inhabitants sleep.
Tar Beachby Ringgold, Faith
Black and Whiteby Macaulay, David
Puss in Boots,by Arthur, Malcolm
"More More More," Said the Baby Williams, Vera B.
A Red-Riding Hood story from China about three siblings that use their courage and wit to fight a bad wolf.
Color Zooby Ehlert, Lois
A Southern folktale in which kind Blanche, following the instructions of an old witch, gains riches, while her greedy sister makes fun of the old woman and is duly rewarded.
Bill Peet tells his life story, including his years with Disney.
A traveler rids a village synagogue of ghosts. A Caldecott Honor Book.
Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer.
A poor Japanese woman maneuvers events to change the lazy habits of her son
Free Fallby Wiesner, David
Mirandy and Brother Wind,by Mckissack, Patricia C.
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.