That’s Not My Bear [Text (large print)/braille]


Accession Number: 2016.13.8

Summary/Description: Storybook about a young boy who searches for his fuzzy toy bear. Interlined text of large print and contracted (grade 2) braille. Attached fabric illustrations; includes one removable bear. Recommended ages: 2.5 to 5. Red vinyl cover over boards; white plastic 3-ring binding; white title block on front cover with raised-line illustration of a bear. APH catalog no. 6-77501-01 (Set 6-77501-00). Copyright 1993.

Author: Wright, Suzette

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: That's Not My Bear appeared as a new product in the APH Catalog of Instructional Aids, Tools, and Supplies, 1994-1995, available for individual purchase or as part of a set (Set II) of the On the Way to Literacy series of tactile storybooks for young children. Production stage was completed in 1994; first sales of the book were in 1995 (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: [1995]

Subjects: Books for children Language Tactile learning

Physical Description: 10 p. of print/braille : tactile graphics (cloth) on 9 unnumbered pages ; 8.25 x 11.75 in.