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Weighing Things Up, Book Two
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,330. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like Bob Branco’s first book of essays, Weighing Things Up (2014), this book (his 5th) consists of more than 100 short, mainly conservative essays. Many of them were previously published in magazines or on a blog. The categories are general social issues, government and politics, blindness and disability, education, science and technology, employment, medical issues and concerns, and sports.
Tactile Immersive Art Catalogue (Accessible Fixed Layout ePub3)
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
For The Lonely is an upcoming exhibition at PS Art Space opening May 6. Eight Perth-based artists explore the feeling of loneliness through tactile, sculptural installations. Created with help from DADAA Ltd and VisAbility, accessibility has been considered from the creation of work in For The Lonely.
Tactile Immersive Art Catalogue (Accessible Reflowable ePub3)
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: Australian English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
For The Lonely is an upcoming exhibition at PS Art Space opening May 6. Eight Perth-based artists explore the feeling of loneliness through tactile, sculptural installations. Created with help from DADAA Ltd and VisAbility, accessibility has been considered from the creation of work in For The Lonely.
Blind, Yet Looking Through Another's Eyes
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A mixture of humorous, sad, and encouraging stories centered around a blind store owner who has to put up with teen age boys who like to pull pranks.
VoiceOver With the Brailliant Braille Display
Price: Free! Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer literacy, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware / personal computers / Macintosh
Are you a newly blind, or deafblind, person who needs to learn to use a braille display to read and write again? Build a foundation to screen reader use with the Brailliant braille display to communicate with VoiceOver on the Mac. Familiarize unfamiliar screen reader terms in order to develop and expand knowledge. Seamlessly use a computer as well as before sight loss.
Weighing Things Up: Essays on Trends, Technology, and Present–Day Society
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Sociology
This is Bob Branco's fourth published book. It includes 30 essays on issues pertaining to blindness and the blind, then another 73 short essays having to do with bureaucracy, holidays, legislation, politics, sports, scams, technology, and social issues. Numerous editor's notes and links to articles add more information and occasionally a different point of view.
As I See It: From a Blind Man's Perspective
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this book, Robert Branco, who has been blind from birth, discusses numerous issues pertaining to blindness, including legislation, discrimination, employment, myths about blindness, and adaptive technology. This second edition includes two dozen new essays on website accessibility, relationships, Beep Baseball, personal care issues, and much more.
Toby's Special School
Series: Toby's Tales, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Special Needs
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Toby’s starting to feel like he’s the only blind boy in the world, so when his first day at his new special school comes around, he’s sure the other children will tease him because he can’t see.
Talking with Kids - Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know about Blindness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In his first nonfiction book, children's author Brian K. Nash recounts his experiences speaking to schoolchildren in the 1980s about his lifelong blindness, to which he has adapted with determination, optimism, and humor. Join him as he tells about barbecuing, bicycling, bowling, scuba diving, jumping from high places, Louis Braille, guide dogs, and much more. Photo: Brian and Arrow in 1983.
Tactile Morse Code
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » ebook readers
Tactile Morse Code (T-Morse) is formed by repositioning the dots and reorienting the dashes of the Morse code. The reconfigured letters of T-Morse have a tight, compact aspect that can be read like Braille. T-Morse is a dynamic new approach to blind readership. Significant innovation in coding for letters, numbers, punctuation and symbols form the basis of this simple, easy-to-learn code