Ereaders for loan

The Library has two ereaders for loan, a Kindle and a Kobo, both loaded with the 50 titles listed below. The Kobo also has 100 additional classic titles loaded.

61 Hours – Lee Child
Assassin’s Apprentice – Robin Hobb
At Home – Bill Bryson
Bleak House – Charles Dickens
Boy in the World – Niall Williams
Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories – HP Lovecraft
Company of Shadows – Ruth Newman
Classic Westerns – 18 novels – Zane Grey
Damsel – Claire Delacroix
Fairy Tale – Cyn Balog
Fallen – Kate Lauren
Fire – Kristin Cashore
Girl Who Played with Fire – Stieg Larsson
Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Stieg Larsson
Graveyard Book – Neil Gaiman
Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Ann Shaffer
Halo – Alexandra Adornetto
Her Fearful Symmetry – Audrey Niffenegger
Into the Wild – Jon Krakauer
Jasper Jones – Craig Silvey
Kentucky Bride – Hannah Howell
Last Night in Twisted River – John Irving
Let the Great World Spin – Colum McCann
Life of Pi – Yann Martel
Little Dorrit – Charles Dickens
Lord Sunday – Garth Nix
Lost Symbol – Dan Brown
Lovesong – Alex Miller
Nineteen Eighty-Four – George Orwell
No Mercy – John Gilstrap
Paul Is Undead – Alan Goldsher
People’s Train – Tom Kenneally
Perfect Husband – Lisa Gardner
Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver
Real Story – Stephen R Donaldson
Resilience: Reflections on the Burdens and Gifts of Facing Life’s Adversities – Elizabeth Edwards
Seduction – Nicole Jordan
Superfreakonomics – Levitt & Dunbar
Sweet Revenge – Nora Roberts
Temeraire – Naomi Novak
Three Times a Charm – Jean Ston
The Trial – Franz Kafka
Twisted Citadel – Sara Douglass
Vampire High – Douglas Rees
We Are All Made of Glue – Marina Lewycka
What the Great Ate: A Curious History of Food and Fame – Jacob & Jacob
Winter Wood – Steve Augarde
Wolf To The Slaughter – Ruth Rendell
Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte
Young Hornblower Omnibus – CS Forester

If you want to experience reading in this new way, ask for them at the Loans Desk.


2 thoughts on “Ereaders for loan

    • Ruben

      Sorry to be so tardy with my reply. We don’t subscribe to the Overdrive collection, but if we did, this would be a real problem for us. Having said that, the ebook collections that we do subscribe to, have annual subscriptions, so I guess that is the same thing. Many of these titles would have fewer than 26 uses per year, and yet we pay for them again the following year.Makes me wonder about the purchase models for ebooks offered to libraries.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s