The Third Block Book [Braille]


Accession Number: 2013.8.36

Summary/Description: A tactual readiness book in the reading readiness program "A Tactual Road to Reading." Title from cover. Features raised illustrations thermoformed on Brailon, a plastic-like paper, with braille page numbers at upper right corner. Designed for increasing a child's awareness of the parts of a page. Recommended for ages 5-8. Blue paper cover; white plastic comb-binding.

Author: Kurzhals, Ina W.

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: Book was transferred, along with other "A Tactual Road to Reading" materials, to the APH Museum from the APH Research Department, following the 2012 retirement of Eleanor Pester, APH Braille Project Leader, in whose office it had been stored.

Credit Line: APH Collection

Publisher: American Printing House for the Blind

Publisher Place: Louisville, KY

Publish Date: 1987

Subjects: Books for Children Instructional materials Reading Tactile graphics

Physical Description: 1 v. of braille (thermoform) : tactile graphics ; 10.75 x 10.5 in.