We are pleased to welcome Lucy Volpin to the Barrington Stoke blog. Lucy is a children’s author-illustrator who has overcome many challenges that being dyslexic can throw up – a true testament that these challenges are to be celebrated and not feared! We shared the stage with her this year at the Edinburgh International […]
This year to mark Dyslexia Awareness Week Scotland, we caught up with Cathy Magee, Chief Executive of Dyslexia Scotland, to find out everything about Dyslexia Unwrapped a new and exciting online platform for children and young people. The platform goes live tonight (Thursday 9th November) with a big focus on the theme of the week […]
To mark the beginning of Dyslexia Awareness Week Scotland this week, we caught up with Cathy Magee, Chief Executive of Dyslexia Scotland to find out what’s happening and how you can get involved.
In August, we were proud to publish a gorgeous new super-readable edition of Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. Our aim, as ever, was to reach more readers, this time by opening up a classic text to those with dyslexia, visual stress or other issues that affect an individual’s ability to cope with print.
Awareness of dyslexia is growing and there is more discussion than ever around the issue. Inevitably, though, this means that confusing information, contradictory information and even misinformation gets out there too. As an author, bookseller, librarian, reviewer or general book person, it can be hard to know how to talk about dyslexia. Today we’ve rounded […]