Book About Me [Text (large print)/braille]


Accession Number: 2016.13.2

Summary/Description: Book has fill-in-the-blank sentences and extra space on the pages for adding illustrations, text, or real objects to create a personalized storybook. Interlined text of large print and contracted (grade 2) braille. Recommended ages: 2.5 to 5. Yellow vinyl cover over boards; white plastic 3-ring binding; white title block on front cover with raised-line illustration of a face. APH catalog no. 6-77500-10 (Set 6-77500-00). Copyright 1991.

Author: Wright, Suzette

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: Book About Me appeared as a new product in the APH Instructional Aids, Tools, and Supplies, Interim Catalog, Summer, 1994, along with nine other titles available for individual purchase or as part of a set (Set I) of the On the Way to Literacy series of tactile storybooks for young children. First sales were in 1993 (information from APH Inventory Control). Book was transferred to the APH Museum from the APH Research Department.

Publisher: American Printing House for the Blind

Publisher Place: Louisville, KY

Publish Date: [1993]

Subjects: Books for children Language Tactile learning

Physical Description: 7 p. of print/braille ; 8.5 x 12 in.