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Autism

On dog lovers, homonyms and aspergers: An interview with Author Ann Martin

Best known for The Baby Sitters Club, check out this interview with author Ann Martin about her book Looking for a Lost Dog. We asked Estella, a girl supported by the National Autistic Society, to interview Ann for us.

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Books for All – finding books you’ll love to read

Need books in an accessible format? Find out about Books for All

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When Mr Dog Bites by Brian Conaghan

Dylan Mint is not only coping with the ups, downs and mishaps of being a teenager… but also of having Tourette’s Syndrome. Author Brian Conaghan tells three young people how having Tourette’s helped create a gripping story … and an amazing main character!

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Alexia Casales tells us about her book The Bone Dragon and having dyslexia

 

Have you read The Bone Dragon? For a young woman with dyslexia and dyspraxia who only learnt to read when she was 10 years old, the author Alexia Casale is an amazing example of how, with the right support, all things are possible.

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Interview with author Keith Gray – coping with someone dying

Author Keith Gray talks about his book Ostrich Boys which looks at how a group of teenagers deal with the death of one of their mates.

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Disability

Have trouble reading books?

Books for All can help you get books and other learning materials in accessible, alternative formats.

Ask a teacher to check out the Books for All website.