Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Les Doigts Qui Rêvent (Dreaming Fingers) Tactile Books

Petit Souffle de vent cover

Les Doigts Qui Rêvent (Dreaming Fingers) creates and produces books in large print and braille with tactile illustrations.  Their books are for readers of different ages, and include books for early literacy, beginning readers,  short novels, artistic tactile books, and essays for professionals.  Their bilingual website lists tactile books in both French and English. 

One example of one of their tactile books for emergent readers is Petit Souffle de Vent or Little Breath of Wind, which has lines of yarns representing the wind and inviting the young reader to follow it from page to page.