Touch of light : : the story of Louis Braille.

Title Touch of light : : the story of Louis Braille.
Names Neimark, Anne E.
Book Number BR001423
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation This biography conveys the warmth of Louis Braille's home life both before and after his accidental blindness at age 3, and his dissatisfaction with the raised-letter books then available. This dissatisfaction compelled him to develop the coded alphabet for blind readers by the time he was 15. For grades 5-8.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Disability Themes - DIS
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Blind - Biography - Juvenile literature
Blind teachers - France - Biography - Juvenile literature
Call Number j371.9110924 B JNF
Language English
Released 1970
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Division for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress. (APH, transcribing agency. APH, distributor) 1970
Original Publication Reproduced from: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, 1970.
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