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How big is the sun? What is the smallest bird? Where is the tallest building? Find out the answers to these questions and more inDK Braille Books: It Can't Be True. Explore astounding facts and stories through high-impact and embossed images in this special book designed specifically for blind or visually impaired readers. The pages combine braille, large print, and high contrast photography with clear and predictive layouts. Fact boxes offer instant information for readers, and the image adapted embossed images make new concepts as clear as possible for the tactile reader. Each spread is based around a fact, so readers can feel a hailstone three times wider than a tennis ball or a bird so small it can sit on the end of a pencil.DK Braille Books: It Can't Be True is a unique book that shares incredible facts with curious young minds.
A flagship series of high quality, custom books with braille and tactile images for blind and partially sighted children, or sighted children with blind parents. Produced in consultation with RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People), these titles combine high-contrast colors — maximizing any sight that visually impaired readers may have — with cutout shapes or embossed images for children to feel with their fingers. Large-size text is printed alongside the braille, enabling sighted parents to share the experience with visually impaired children, and for sighted children to share with their visually impaired parents.