by Chris Van Allsburg, 21 pages, about 1200 words
Item Number: 2214
This is a Children's Text-Braille book, which means that in addition to raised Braille, it has extra features.
What is a Text-Braille Book?
This book for the blind is offered in Standard Grade 2, Uncontracted Grade 1, or Unified English Braille.
What is Grade 2 Braille?
Purchase in Unified English Braille
Allsburg again explores the fine line between fantasy and reality so beautifully expressed in his popular book, The Polar Express
. The enigmatic origins of the stranger that Farmer Bailey hits with his truck and brings home to recuperate seem to have a mysterious relation to the weather. Could he be Jack Frost? "The author has woven a thread of fantasy into this book to give the reader, once again, a story that stays in the imagination." - Horn Book.
For ages 7 to 9.
Package Weight: about 12.7 ounces.
(From the General-Interest Books shelf.)