The following organizations produce and distribute braille books free of charge to children. This is not a comprehensive list, but provide a good way to start building your child’s library!
National Braille Press ReadBooks! Program (one book bag per child)
Seedlings Angel Book Giveaway (3 free books each year)
American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults (1 book each month)
Braille Institute Special Collection (up to 8 books every year)
Temple Beth El Braille Bindery (specific titles can be ordered)
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (APH’s Braille Tales Print/Braille Book Program) (6 books every year until 6th birthday)
Seedlings The Rose Project (World Book Encyclopedia articles in braille)
NLS Braille Collection and Talking Book Program
The following are sources of free audio downloads of books.
Kids Audio Books (in MP3 format)
Audio files of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library books
Braille Books for Purchase
(Seedlings sometimes has spontaneous free book giveaways. Get on their email list or check their Facebook page.)
Future Aids: The Braille Superstore
National Braille Press Children’s Braille Book Club