Talking Book and Braille Service

Nebraska Home and Garden Catalog
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Instructions
If you are a registered user of the Nebraska Talking Book and Braille Service (TBBS) and would like to order any of the books from the following list, please a) click the checkbox next to the books you would like to request, b) fill out the mailing information at the end, c) then click the send order button.
Cookbooks by Maggie Pleskac and Sean Carmichael
Nebraska Story | Regional Recipes | Vegetarianism | Omnivorism
Two of Lincoln's chefs, the owner of Maggie's Vegetarian Wraps and the owner of Chez Hay Catering, present recipes that adapt vegetarian fare for meat eaters and meaty dishes for vegetarian. Based on ten years of friendly feuding, these two cooks offer ideas for vegetarian / meat-eater households for complementary dishes that can be served side-by-side. Narrated by Alice Timm.

compiled by Nebraska Life Magazine
Nebraska Story | Regional Recipes
Features 134 favorite recipes submitted by readers of Nebraska Life magazine. Narrated by Laura Johnson.

compiled by Nebraska Life Magazine
Nebraska Story | Regional Recipes
Features 150 favorite recipes submitted by readers of Nebraska Life magazine. Narrated by Marjory Gloe.

by Taste of Home Magazine
Seasonal Recipes - Winter | 30-Minute Recipes | Budget Meals
For families on a tight budget and schedule, this winter supplement to Taste of Home magazine features 127 recipes, along with tips and tricks to speed up mealtime prep. Includes beef, chicken, pork, and seafood dishes that can be prepared in 30 minutes or less, and simple side dishes ready in 15 or fewer minutes. Narrated by various readers.

compiled by friends of the Governor's Residence
Nebraska Story | Nebraska History
Over 200 recipes contributed by distinguished Nebraskans reflect the Cornhusker State's heritage. Accompanying information portrays the rich history of the Nebraska Governor's Residence. Narrated by Helen Whitaker. (7 hours, 40 minutes)
Crafts edited by Patricia Cox Crews and Ronald C. Naugle
Nebraska Story | Quiltmaking History | Quilts
Drawn from the Nebraska Quilt Project survey, 103 quilts represent over 125 years of quilt making, from territorial days to the 1980s. In addition to a description of patterns, materials, and techniques, the entries include a biographical sketch of the quilt makers. Narrated by Janet Remmenga. (9 hours, 55 minutes)

edited by Patricia Cox Crews
Nebraska Story | Quiltmaking History | Quilts
Taken from the Ardis and Robert James Collection of the International Quilt Study Center at the University of Nebraska, this book highlights 53 examples of floral applique quilts from the nineteenth century. The book explores women's interest in botany and similarities between the designs of flower gardens and quilts during that period. Narrated by Judy Hanefeldt.
Lifestyle compiled by American Foundation for the Blind
BPH Self-Help | Transportation | BPH Aids and Technology
The October-November 2011 issue of the Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness is devoted to orientation and mobility. Topics include use of dog guides, electronic travel aids, public transportation, street crossings, global positioning systems, and olfactory and auditory cues. Narrated by various readers. (12 hours, 10 minutes)

compiled by American Foundation for the Blind
BPH Self-Help | BPH Aids and Technology
This October-November 2012 special issue of the Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness examines how pervasively technology is impacting upon service providers dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with visual impairment. Narrated by Janene Sheldon and others.
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