Have you tried Playaway? Playaway is an all-in-one pre-loaded audiobook. It weighs only two ounces and the compact size fits in the palm of your hand, or easily into a small pocket. Simply plug in the earbuds and it is ready to use. This portable device is perfect for enjoying audiobooks while commuting, during workouts, or anywhere you go. This spring, the Green Tree Public Library will start circulating AUX cords that allow you to connect Playaway to portable speakers. You can listen to Playaway in the car or at home with computer speakers or a stereo. An AUX cord circulates for three weeks, just like Playaway, and you may renew up to twice. Check it out when you borrow Playaway next time! Even if you are a fan of books on CDs, we strongly encourage you to give this a try because it is so easy to use! Stop by the library if you are interested, we are happy to show you a demo.
Here is a sample of popular titles;
Psychologist Alex Delaware and Detective Milo Sturgis investigate the murder of woman who led a long life full of dark secrets.
Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.
Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Without a shred of doubt, one of his fellow passengers is the murderer. Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man’s enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again.