DK Braille Books
Designed especially for the young braille reader. Every entry is written in both braille and large print to allow sighted, partially sighted and blind family members to enjoy the books together. The entries are also illustrated with large, tactile embossed images for the children to feel. Fully endorsed by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), DK Braille Books are a wonderful way for curious readers to discover and learn new things. Fun for the whole family!
While these products are not available for purchase through the Blind Foundation there are numerous online sites where they are available. See below for links for the different titles in the DK Braille book series.
DK Braille Animals
Discover the amazing world of animals with DK Braille Animals. Go on the hunt with predators and their prey, and even test yourself with a fun quiz at the end of the book. Great for ages 5+
DK Braille On the Move
Discover everything there is to know about cars, trains, planes and more with DK Braille On The Move. There are over 30 pages of entries on a fascinating selection of vehicles, from boats and submarines to heavy duty vehicles like cranes and JCBs – there’s even a page on monster trucks! Great for ages 5+
DK Braille It Can’t Be True
DK Braille It Can’t Be True is a fascinating book with over 70 pages in which you will find the world’s weirdest wonders and unbelievable facts described in both braille and large print, paired with tactile images that demonstrate just how unusual the objects and events being described really are. Great for ages 5+
DK Braille Shapes
Learn all about shapes with DK Braille Shapes. Designed especially for visually-impaired pre-school children and their parents, this touch-and-feel book takes readers through a collection of cut-out, high-gloss and embossed shapes accompanied by rhyming text in print and braille. Great for ages 0+
DK Braille Counting
Learn to count to 10 with DK Braille Counting. Designed especially for visually-impaired pre-school children and their parents, this touch-and-feel book takes readers through a collection of tactile objects made in all sorts of exciting textures, including silky flowers, crackly leaves, and sticky worms. Each image is also printed in high-contrast colours to engage partially-sighted readers and is accompanied by rhyming counting storys in braille and print. Great for ages 0+
DK Braille LEGO Farm
A high-quality LEGO DUPLO book with braille and tactile images for blind and partially sighted parents and children to share with their sighted family members. Produced in consultation with braille experts, this LEGO DUPLO board book explores a LEGO DUPLO farm with animals including pigs, ducks, chickens, cows, sheep and horses. It combines high contrast colours with embossed images of the models for children to feel. Great for ages 0+
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