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

February's Book of the Month is Quiet! by Kate Alizadeh: a delightful picture of family life, ingeniously interpreted through its sounds, to which all children will relate.

Naturally inclusive Picture Books

Book Trust Disability Consultant Alex Strick offers publishers and illustrators eight top tips on making picture books more inclusive. This month's Bookmark book of the month is a powerful example...

Books for children with reading difficulties

This list gives a range of books that may appeal to young people with reading difficulties or dyslexia.

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.