Lionshare

TBS Lionshare is a service similar to BARD but for locally produced digital talking books and magazines available for download. Please note that all digital talking books available from Lionshare are produced in an alternate format that can only be read on an NLS approved player.

Just like BARD, downloaded audio files are zipped and need to be unzipped onto a flash drive to play.

The Wisdom of Hair

by
Kim Boykin

Zora Adams leaves home and enrolls at a beauty school on the east coast where she becomes fast friends with another stylist and falls in love with a young widower with a drinking problem.

Through the Pale Door

by
Brian Ray

Sarah West takes a temporary job at her father's South Carolina steel mill the summer before college, hoping for relief from the chaos of her psychotic and often institutionalized mother. Soon the funeral of her mother coincides with Sarah's first love affair with Edgewood, who helps her overcome the loss of her mother. But Sarah struggles with her own inner demons. Strong language. 

Reader:
Carol Hall
Reading Time:
6 hours

Walterboro, South Carolina

by
E.T.H. Shaffer

Southern Information Booklet- Series A. A history of Walterboro, South Carolina. 

Reading Time:
23 minutes

When Light Breaks

by
Patti Callahan Henry

Though bogged down in the stress of planning her elaborate wedding to a professional golfer, South Carolina socialite Kara Larson still makes time to visit ninety-six-year-old Maeve Mahoney at her nursing home. As Maeve recounts the rambling story of her first love back in Ireland, Kara is driven to remember her own first love: childhood neighbor Jack Sullivan. Some strong language. 

Reader:
Kerry Stubbs
Reading Time:
6 hour, 43 minutes

You Will Be My Friend

by
Peter Brown

Ludy bear has decided to head into the forest to make a new friend, but it's not as easy as she thinks it will be. After becoming frustrated, she gives up and that's when it happens, a friend finds her. This is a tender story about being yourself in order to be a friend. Grades K-3. 

Reading Time:
4 minutes

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