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The Resource The black book of colors, by Menena Cottin and Rosana Faría ; translated by Elisa Amado

The black book of colors, by Menena Cottin and Rosana Faría ; translated by Elisa Amado

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The black book of colors
Title
The black book of colors
Statement of responsibility
by Menena Cottin and Rosana Faría ; translated by Elisa Amado
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
This title invites readers to imagine living without sight through remarkable illustrations done with raised lines and descriptions of colors based on imagery. Braille letters accompany the illustrations and a full Braille alphabet offers sighted readers help reading along with their fingers
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Title
The black book of colors
Creator
Contributor
Summary
In a story where the text appears in white letters on a black background, as well as in braille, and the illustrations are also raised on a black surface, Thomas describes how he recognizes different colors using various senses
Subject
Genre
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2008
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2008
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2008.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266387
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
535.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC495.5
LC item number
.C6813 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
520
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
preschool
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Menena Cottin ; illustrated by Rosana Faria ; translated by Elisa Amado
The black book of colors, by Menena Cottin and Rosana Faría ; translated by Elisa Amado

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      43.19289 -70.876331
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