On the Move
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Discover cool cars, terrific trucks, and super ships in this wonderful guide to vehicles for young Braille readers.
A 30-page tactile reference book, DK Braille: On the Move features entries on a fascinating selection of vehicles, from cranes and cars to helicopters and even monster trucks!
What is the use of tractors and plows? How does a hot air balloon rise up? Why do submarines use sonar equipment? Find the answers to these and many more questions on every page.
Entries are written in both Braille and large print to allow readers the opportunity to learn all there is to know about common vehicles, including their makes and their functions. The entries are accompanied by large, embossed, and fully annotated illustrations. A fun quiz towards the end helps readers assess their progress and revise key learnings.
DK Braille: On The Move is a wonderful way for curious children to explore everything that drives, glides, plows, and flies.
Praise For DK Braille: On the Move…
"A winning series that is truly for all board-book readers and their grown-ups." — Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review)
"Polished design and execution make this a valuable resource." — Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)
"What a great addition to the often groundbreaking titles offered by DK." — New York Journal of Books
"I applaud DK Books, a mainstream publisher, for recognizing the needs of Braille readers." — Future Reflections
"[A] hands-on storytime everyone can take part in." — Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine
DK Children, 9781465436108, 32pp.
Publication Date: April 5, 2016
About the Author
DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products. Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.