Bookmark: Books and Disability

Looking for information on disability and children's books? Bookmark is for you - with loads of advice and book recommendations from parents, young people, teachers and more.

For more information about Bookmark, contact BookTrust's disability consultant Alexandra Strick. 


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Bookmark Book of the Month

June's Book of the Month is S.C.R.E.A.M.: The Mummy’s Revenge by Andrew Beasley: a terrifically exciting book, where you’ll be right there with the brilliantly clever Charley (a wheelchair user) and her loyal friend Billy as they outwit the grown-ups and beat the baddies.

Exciting new tactile books that everyone can enjoy

Alex Strick tells the story behind the creation of three new tactile books that appeal to visually impaired and sighted audiences alike.

Books for Deaf Awareness Week

A range of books for children and teens that cover the vast spectrum of deafness and promote greater understanding of the subject.

What's the Story?

What's the Story is a unique web resource giving young disabled people a voice on disability, inclusion and children's books, and providing useful guidance for teachers, authors, illustrators and publishers

Bookmark articles and resources

Read Bookmark articles and discover Bookmark resources.

Useful organisations

Find out more about disability and other useful organisations.