Books Beloved

What is your favorite book?
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Books Beloved

What is your favorite book?
Watch the video

Books Beloved

What is your favorite book?
Watch the video
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Blind Indian Woman with headphones
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In a world of books, often one stands out. Maybe it taught you something. Maybe it touched your soul. Maybe it made you laugh so hard that it hurt. Around the world, millions of people do not have access to books. They may lack resources or technology. They may have a disability that prevents them from reading. We invite you to share your favorite book and what it means to you. By sharing, we can raise awareness of the importance of books and the need to make them accessible to all. Ways to share:

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Featured Stories

The Secret Garden from Linda

I read this book during my 5th grade year in school as the braille book was in the school’s library. One of the characters in the book had a disability which could be resolved through exercise, but first he needed to develop friends… read more

Miss Rumphius from Reagan

Miss Rumphius caught my eye in first grade when my favorite teacher read this beautifully illustrated book to our class. It became a challenge to my heart. In the story… read more

The Forgotten Door from Mary

I don’t know if anyone will be familiar with this book, but at the age of 8, I ordered this book from the Scholastic Book Club, and in hindsight I think it informed my entire ethos and belief set in life… read more

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Books Beloved is a campaign of Bookshare, a nonprofit ebook library for people with reading barriers like blindness, dyslexia, and cerebral palsy. Over 700,000 people with reading barriers in over 70 countries access Bookshare's collection of over 760,000 ebooks in easy-to-read formats like audio, braille, and large font. See how Bookshare can help make reading easier for you.