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eReading & Listening

The library subscribes to a number of online book services that are free for patrons to use:

  • AudioBookCloud is "an online collection of full-length audio books which you can listen to from any computer with an internet connection." Browse through categories & pick the book you want to listen to." Includes children's books as well as adult books in English and Spanish. No library card required.
  • BiblioBoard and Library Journal have teamed up to bring you the best in indie fiction. Choose from Romance, Mystery, Thriller, & Horror, Sci Fi & Fantasy, and General Fiction. No library card required.
  • Dear Reader Online Book Clubs  Each day you are emailed a 5-minute portion of a book. During the week, you can read 2-3 chapters and then decide if you want to check the book out of the library. Every Monday starts a new book. Sign up and start reading! No library card required.
  • Flipster Digital Magazines Digital magazines for children and parents as well as French and Spanish readers. Magazines can be read online or downloaded to Android™ phones and tablets, Apple® phones and tablets, and Kindle Fire tablets for offline reading anytime, anywhere. For more information, check out the system requirements and the FAQ.
  • New Hampshire Downloadable Books Use your KPL card to check out downloadable audiobooks, and also eBooks for Kindles, Nooks, iPads, PCs, Macs, and other reading devices. Browse hundreds of bestselling titles and download them to your device for your enjoyment anywhere, anytime. Available 24/7. Get help with NH Downloadables.
  • Safari Books Online  Technology ebooks on a variety of topics including digital photography, website design, Windows 8, software development, photo editing, and more. (Available on public Internet stations in the library.) To log in from home, call the Reference desk at 757-1855 for the username and password. All the books in the Safari collection are listed in our catalog so you may find them when searching there!
  • TumbleBookCloud is an easy-to-use online collection of streaming ebooks and read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audiobooks!
  • TumbleBookCloud Jr.  is a collection of ebooks and read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books designed specifically for kids in grades three to six. No library card required.
  • TumbleBooks is an online collection for children, of animated, talking picture books, including books to learn French, Spanish, and other languages, plus puzzles and games. You can access the collection from your home or from a library computer.

More digital books! No library card required.

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