New Children's and Young Adult Braille Books
Received as of 9/28/2016


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NURSERY RHYMES
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03774
 1 volume in 1 container

A collection of nursery rhymes. Suitable for babies or young children,
it features such rhymes as: "Humpty Dumpty", "Little Bo Peep", "Baa,   
Baa, Black Sheep", "Jack and Jill" and "Little Miss Muffet".  2009.       

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LITTLE QUACK LOVES COLORS
Author:   THOMPSON, LAUREN
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03767
 1 volume in 1 container

Little Quack and Piddle explore the colorful world around them. 2009. 

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DUCK AND GOOSE: IT'S TIME FOR CHRISTMAS
Author:   HILLS, TAD
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT   03793
  1 volume in 1 container

Goose wants to make snow angels and go sledding - but Duck knows
it's time for Christmas! 2010.               

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VERY FIRST ABC
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT   03790
  1 volume in 1 container

This book is the perfect way to introduce young children to the      
letters of the alphabet and simple words. 2012.       

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LLAMA LLAMA JINGLE BELLS
Author:   DEWDNEY, ANNA
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT   03791
  1 volume in 1 container

Join little llama for lots of Christmas fun! 2015.                                             
                                                                
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YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME
Author:   GIBBY, BAYNE
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03792
  1 volume in 1 container

A sweet rhyming book expressing a mother's love for her child.  2013.                                                   
                                                                
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ANIMAL NOISES
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03752
  1 volume in 1 container

Based on the much-loved Farmyard Tales series, this board book has   
been especially devised to introduce very young children to animal   
sounds. 2015.


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ROLLING ON THE RAILS
Author:   AWDRY, W.
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03769
 1 volume in 1 container

When Percy breaks down, Thomas the Tank Engine comes to rescue him.  
2011.                       

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GOOD MORNING, GOOD NIGHT!
Author:   YOUNG, LAURIE
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03771
 1 volume in 1 container

This touchable book is perfect for bedtime! Feel the soft, fluffy fur   
of each animal as you say, "good night!". 2003.           

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THOMAS AND THE FREIGHT TRAIN
Author:   AWDRY, W
Reading level: Infant – Grade 2

BT  03773
 1 volume in 1 container

Describes the many different items being carried in the freight cars  
Thomas the Tank Engine takes to the junction, as well as well as the  
live goods he brings back. 1991.

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THAT'S NOT MY DUCK...
Author:   WATT, FIONA
Reading level: Infant – Grade 3  

BT  03768
 1 volume in 1 container

Simple, repetitive text helps children to associate the adjectives  
with the sensation of touching the tactile patches. 2013.

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THAT'S NOT MY PUPPY...
Author:   WATT, FIONA
Reading level: Infant – Grade 3

BT  03770
 1 volume in 1 container

A touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text, tactile  
patches and bold illustrations suitable for babies and toddlers.
2000.

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SCAT, CAT!
Author:   CAPUCILLI, ALYSSA SATIN
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 2    

BT  03751
  1 volume in 1 container

Will the small cat find a home? 2010.

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MY NEW BOY
Author:   PHILLIPS, JOAN
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 2

BT  03772
 1 volume in 1 container

A little black puppy acquires a boy, teaches him some tricks, and  
finds him when he is lost. 1986.

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BIG LEAF PILE
Author:   PAGE, JOSEPHINE
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 2  

BT  03761
  1 volume in 1 container

When Clifford the Big Red Dog is left to guard his friend's leaf   
pile, he is very tempted to jump in it! 2000.

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FOUNDLING FOX
Author:   KORSCHUNOW, IRINA
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 2    

BT  03756
  1 volume in 1 container

The little orphan fox is frightened, cold, and hungry until he is     
found by a kind mother fox, who already has three kits of her own.    
For preschool-grade 2.

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STUART LITTLE: SPOOKY SURPRISE
Author:   EDGAR, AMY
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 3

BT   03796
  1 volume in 1 container

Join Stuart Little for an adventure that gets a little spooky! 2003.                                            
                                                                
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JUST A BAD DAY
Author:   MAYER, GINA
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 3

BT  03795
  1 volume in 1 container

It's a rainy day and things keep going wrong but Little Critter finds
out that even the worst day can always change for the better. 1995.                                                  
                                                                                                                                    
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IT'S NOT EASY BEING A BUNNY
Author:   SADLER, MARILYN
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 3

BT  03757
  1 volume in 1 container

Unhappy at home, P.J. Funnybunny tries living with various other
animals, only to find that he's homesick. 1983.   
                                                                                                                                                                                  
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MARLEY'S BIG ADVENTURE
Author:   GROGAN, JOHN
Reading level: Preschool – Grade 3

BT   03797
  1 volume in 1 container

When Marley's family gets mad at him for making a mess, he runs    
away. Will they find him again? 2009.               

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KNOTS ON A COUNTING ROPE
Author:   MARTIN, BILL
Reading level: Kindergarten – Grade 3  

BT  03760
  1 volume in 1 container

Boy-Strength-of-Blue-Horses is a young Indian boy who is blind. He        
loves to hear his grandfather tell the story of his birth, the            
training of his horse Rainbow, and the exciting horse race in which       
he participated.                                            
                                                                                                                                                                                                
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TENTH GOOD THING ABOUT BARNEY
Author:   VIORST, JUDITH
Reading level: Kindergarten – Grade 3  

BT  03759
  1 volume in 1 container

A small boy quickly remembers nine good things about Barney, his cat
who died. His father helps him think of the tenth good thing about   
Barney, which they agree is "a pretty nice job for a cat." For grades
K-3. 1971.                             
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
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NATE THE GREAT AND THE STICKY CASE
Author:   SHARMAT, MARJORIE WEINMAN
Reading level: Kindergarten – Grade 3    

BT  03758
  1 volume in 1 container

A stegosaurus stamp is missing and the indomitable Nate the Great    
is on the case! 1978.

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ARTHUR AND THE LOST DIARY
Author:   KRENSKY, STEPHEN
Reading level: Kindergarten – Grade 4  

BT  03762
 1 volume in 1 container

Sue Ellen loses her diary. Did she write about Arthur? Who will find    
it, and will they return it to her unread? 1998.

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HORSE NAMED SEABISCUIT
Author:   DUBOWSKI, CATHY EAST
Reading level: Grades 2 - 4

BT   03794
  1 volume in 1 container

Seabiscuit didn't start out as a winner, but he beat the odds and    
became a champion racehorse. 2003.                                   

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MYSTERY AT SNOWFLAKE INN
Author:   WARNER, GERTRUDE CHANDLER
Reading level: Grades 3 - 6   

BT  03763
  1 volume in 1 container

The Boxcar Children are on a special holiday trip to an                 
old-fashioned New England inn when mysterious things start to happen.1994.

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PILGRIM VILLAGE MYSTERY
Author:   WARNER, GERTRUDE CHANDLER
Reading level: Grades 3 - 6

BT  03754
  1 volume in 1 container

It seems like someone is trying to ruin the colonial Pilgrim         
village. But why?  The children are going to find out! 1995.

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MYSTERY IN THE COMPUTER GAME
Author:   WARNER, GERTRUDE CHANDLER
Reading level: Grades 3 - 6   

BT  03755
  1 volume in 1 container

The clues in a computer game seem to be about real people and places.
Is someone trying to use the game to send them a message? 2000.

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WHO WAS STEVE JOBS?
Author:   POLLACK, PAMELA
Reading level: Grades 3 - 6

BT  03753
 1 volume in 1 container

Steve Jobs not only co-founded Apple, he changed the world.  2015.

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TRUE STORIES OF D-DAY
Author:   BROOK, HENRY
Reading level: Grades 3 - 6

BT  03766
 1 volume in 1 container

From tank commanders to paratroopers to French Resistance fighters,      
they all have D-Day stories to tell. 2006.

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PEELED
Author:   BAUER, JOAN
Reading level: Young Adult

BT  03764
  2 volumes in 2 containers

Eerie occurrences at a house in the apple-growing community of         
Banesville, New York, have the local newspaper printing sensational    
articles about ghostly activities. But high school reporter Hildy      
Biddle is determined to find out the truth--including possible         
connections between the paper and a theme-park developer. For senior   
high readers. 2008.

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