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ERIC Number: ED306741
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: N/A
Discoveries: Fiction for Intermediate School Years.
Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
This bibliography of selected fiction books is designed to reinforce creative growth, expand experience, and promote understanding and personal development for visually or physically disabled students between grade 4 and grade 6. All the books listed are available on disc, on cassette, or in braille in network library collections provided by the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped of the Library of Congress. The list is divided into 17 sections: fairy tales and folklore; friendship; family life; poetry and music; tales of mystery; adventure stories; fantasy and science fiction; sports, pets, and amusements; frontier and pioneer life; historical fiction; short stories; humor; winter readings; spring readings; summer readings; autumn readings; and special days of celebration. Each entry contains a brief description of the story, an indication of reading level, and a publication date. The guide also contains descriptions of other bibliographies which list materials for individuals with visual impairments. An author-title index and an order form complete the volume. (JDD)
Descriptors: Audiodisks, Audiotape Cassettes, Blindness, Books, Braille, Childrens Literature, Fiction, Intermediate Grades, Physical Disabilities, Preadolescents, Talking Books, Visual Impairments
Discoveries, CMLS, P.O. Box 3022, Tampa, FL 33630 (free matter for blind or handicapped).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Note: For related documents, see EC 212 803-806.