OverDrive, the provider of electronic books for the Four County Library System, will make some changes to the OverDrive Media Console App this week. The newest update will improve speed and fix some bugs in the App. Most importantly, for iOS device (Apple) users, you will need to reauthorize your App with your Adobe ID. Upon opening the App, after the update, you should be prompted to sign in again with your Adobe ID. Click “sign in” and enter in the password that you chose for your Adobe account.
If you are an Audiobook user and have not downloaded all the parts of an Audiobook title, you will need to go back to the Download Zone website and download the book again. Any titles you currently have checked out can be found in your Bookshelf, under the Account section of the Download Zone.
Look for our June ebook classes in next week’s column.
Paul Anka, pop singer and songwriter who was a teen heartthrob of the ‘50s has written his life story in “My Way.” If you’ve been an Anka fan through the years, you’ll enjoy reading about how he managed his own career starting at 14. In addition to writing his own songs, he also composed the theme for “The Tonight Show,” Sinatra’s “My Way” and more. Photographs through the years are also included.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin believes the future of humans depends on space exploration in “Mission to Mars.” By focusing on space exploration, we will expand our universe by making other solar bodies habitable. It will also help the economical and technological future of the United States and world. Read more of his vision in this stimulating book.
Kathryn O’Sullivan debuts with her first mystery “Foal Play.” Set in North Carolina, Colleen McCabe knows there’s trouble when a dead body washes up on shore in her town of Corolla. The sheriff doesn’t want her to get involved, but she decides to investigate on her own. A second death, arson and other suspicious activities also happen and it isn’t long before Colleen finds herself in over her head. She isn’t about to give up and readers will cheer her all the way.