An interview with Diane Lang & Mike Buchanan, authors of The Fat Boy Chronicles

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As part of the OverDrive Summer Read program young readers at participating schools and libraries can read The Fat Boy Chronicles without waitlists or holds through July 9. Recently we spoke with the authors, Diane Lang and Mike Buchanan about their experiences writing this book. Where did the idea for the book come from? Diane: When Mike and I… Read more »

Reader’s Advisory Project collections are live!

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The Reader’s Advisory project collections, Book Club Picks and Fantastical Fairy Tales, are ready to Publish in the curation interface in OverDrive Marketplace! Boost circulation and reader engagement by publishing the collections to your site today. Public your curated collection: • In Marketplace, select the Shop drop-down menu and choose Switch to curate.* The curated collections… Read more »

Learn about the newest formats available from OverDrive with our latest hot topics webinars!

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Over the past year OverDrive has been dedicated to helping you maximize the value of your digital library by enabling you to offer your users a multi-media experience all on one platform. Your patrons can borrow eBooks and audiobooks as they’ve always been able to but now they can also stream their favorite movies and… Read more »

The next Reader’s Advisory project is coming soon!

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We’re excited to invite your library and/or school to participate in OverDrive’s next Reader’s Advisory project. The project offers hand-picked titles to help users discover new favorites, leading to increased reader engagement and circulation for libraries. In March, libraries that participated in the Reader’s Advisory initiative and curated the Read-Alike collection for OverDrive’s Big Library… Read more »