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The guiding purposes of National Braille Press are to promote the literacy of blind children through braille and to provide access to information that empowers blind people to actively engage in work, family, and community affairs.

Video Highlights

Learn how braille remains relevant in the digital age.

Great Expectations logo is a drawing of a blind girl and a dog on top of a big braille book. The tagline is, Bringing picture books to life for blind kids.

Read about NBP's new literacy program for blind kids.

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On the Job

Boston Globe photo of Amber, captioned: Amber Pearcy, 29, is a proofreader for National Braille Press, a nonprofit Boston-based publisher.

NBP Proofreader, Amber Pearcy, was profiled in The Boston Globe's online edition. Read "The art of proofreading Braille.

"Why I Love UEB."

Steve Booth in the NFB office

Read about why Steve Booth, Braille Specialist at National Federation of the Blind, loves UEB!

Convention Best-Sellers

Photo of Joanne Sullivan at the NBP convention table with a customer.

Our best-sellers from the ACB and NFB national conventions in early July were all about crayons and tacos, Apples and a MasterChef. See the top twelve best-sellers here.

The Book With No Pictures

Book cover for The Book With No Pictures

How does a picture book with no pictures make it to the NYT bestseller list for 35 weeks and counting? This innovative and wildly funny read-aloud by award-winning humorist and actor B.J. Novak will turn any reader into a comedian. Watch this video of BJ Novak reading the book that is sure to become your child's favorite (and yours, too!)

Welcome New Staff!

Photo of Rachel Steely, Charlotte Griffiths, Whitney Mooney, Joel Spinale on the NBP steps.

Rachel Steely, Charlotte Griffiths, Whitney Mooney, Joel Spinale, and Lynne Pratt (not pictured) are new additions to the NBP staff. Like our Facebook page and keep up with all the news at NBP.

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