This is our list of some of the best books we’ve seen covering the various aspects of dyslexia and related conditions. Unless stated, all are currently available as new in the UK and can be ordered from any good bookshop or online from retailers such as Amazon. ISBN numbers have been provided for convenience.
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If you feel that we’ve missed any key titles, please get in touch and we’ll add them to the list.
General

 ‘Dyslexia – A Beginner’s Guide’ by Nicola Brunswick
Publisher: Oneworld Publications [2009]
ISBN: 9781851686452
 ‘Dyslexia – A Beginner’s Guide’ by Nicola Brunswick

 ‘The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain’ by Brock Eide and Fernette Eide
Publisher: Hay House [2011]
ISBN: 9781848506398
 ‘The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain’ by Brock Eide and Fernette Eide

 ‘That’s the Way I Think: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and ADHD Explained’ by David Grant
Publisher: David Fulton/Routledge [2010]
ISBN: 9780415564649
 ‘That’s the Way I Think: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and ADHD Explained’ by David Grant

 ‘How to Detect and Manage Dyslexia: A Reference and Resource Manual’ by Philomena Ott
Publisher: Heinemann [1997]
ISBN: 9780435104191
 ‘How to Detect and Manage Dyslexia: A Reference and Resource Manual’ by Philomena Ott

 ‘Dyslexia: How Would I Cope?’ by Michael Ryden
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley [1997]
ISBN: 9781853023859
 ‘Dyslexia: How Would I Cope?’ by Michael Ryden
Explaining Dyslexia to Young Children

 ‘Back to Front and Upside Down’ by Claire Alexander [suitable for 57 yrs]
Publisher: Gullane Children’s Books [2012]
ISBN: 9781862338425
 ‘Back to Front and Upside Down’ by Claire Alexander [suitable for 57 yrs]

 ‘My name is
BrainBrian’ by Jeanne Betancourt
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks [1996]
ISBN: 9780590449229
 ‘My name is

 ‘So You Think You’ve Got Problems?’ by Rosalind Birkett
Publisher: Egon Publishers Ltd [2nd Revised edition 2011]
ISBN: 9781907656019
 ‘So You Think You’ve Got Problems?’ by Rosalind Birkett

 ‘Dyslexia (Talking it Through)’ by Althea Braithwaite (suitable for 811 yrs]
Publisher: Happy Cat Books [2003]
ISBN: 9781903285558
 ‘Dyslexia (Talking it Through)’ by Althea Braithwaite (suitable for 811 yrs]

 ‘Brian Has Dyslexia’ by Jenny Leigh [suitable 5 yrs +]
Publisher: Red Kite Books [2009]
ISBN: 9781902463544
 ‘Brian Has Dyslexia’ by Jenny Leigh [suitable 5 yrs +]
Early Years Support

 ‘Dyslexia in the Early Years: A practical guide to teaching and learning’ by Dimitra Hartas
Publisher: Routledge [2005]
ISBN: 9780415345002
 ‘Dyslexia in the Early Years: A practical guide to teaching and learning’ by Dimitra Hartas

 ‘Before Alpha: Learning Games for Under 5s’ by Beve Hornsby
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd [1996]
ISBN: 9780285633278
 ‘Before Alpha: Learning Games for Under 5s’ by Beve Hornsby
Teenagers/Students Support

 ‘Dyslexia: A Teenager’s Guide’ by Dr Sylvia Moody
Publisher: Vermilion [2004]
ISBN: 9780091900014
 ‘Dyslexia: A Teenager’s Guide’ by Dr Sylvia Moody

 ‘Dyslexia: Surviving and Succeeding at College’ by Dr Sylvia Moody
Publisher: Routledge [2007]
ISBN: 9780415430593
 ‘Dyslexia: Surviving and Succeeding at College’ by Dr Sylvia Moody
Study Skills

 ‘Buzan’s Study Skills: Mind Maps, Memory Techniques, Speed Reading and More!’ by Tony Buzan
Publisher: BBC Active/Pearson [2011]
ISBN: 9781406664898
 ‘Buzan’s Study Skills: Mind Maps, Memory Techniques, Speed Reading and More!’ by Tony Buzan

 ‘The Study Skills Handbook’ (Palgrave Study Skills) by Dr Stella Cottrell
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan [3rd edition 2008]
ISBN: 9780230573055
 ‘The Study Skills Handbook’ (Palgrave Study Skills) by Dr Stella Cottrell

 ‘Study Skills and Dyslexia in the Secondary School: A Practical Approach’ by Marion Griffiths
Publisher: David Fulton [2002]
ISBN: 9781853467905
 ‘Study Skills and Dyslexia in the Secondary School: A Practical Approach’ by Marion Griffiths

 ‘Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia’ (SAGE Study Skills Series) by Sandra Hargreaves
Publisher: SAGE Publications [second edition 2012]
ISBN: 9781446202876
 ‘Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia’ (SAGE Study Skills Series) by Sandra Hargreaves

 ‘Get Ahead – MindMap Your Way To Success’ by Vanda North and Tony Buzan
Publisher: Buzan [4th edition 1996; currently out of print]
ISBN: 9781874374008
 ‘Get Ahead – MindMap Your Way To Success’ by Vanda North and Tony Buzan

 ‘Study Skills: A Pupil’s Survival Guide’ by Christine Ostler
Publisher: Ammonite Books [1996]
ISBN: 9781869866105
 ‘Study Skills: A Pupil’s Survival Guide’ by Christine Ostler

 ‘Advanced Study Skills: A Student’s Survival Guide’ by Christine Ostler
Publisher: SEN Marketing [2009] [currently out of print]
ISBN: 9781903842126
 ‘Advanced Study Skills: A Student’s Survival Guide’ by Christine Ostler

 ‘Pocket Study Skills’ series
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan [20092013]
ISBN: various
 ‘Pocket Study Skills’ series
For Parents

 ‘Seven Ways to Help your Child with Reading’ by Barbara Geere
Publisher: Barbara Geere [1989]
ISBN: 9780951227107
 ‘Seven Ways to Help your Child with Reading’ by Barbara Geere

 ‘Seven Ways to Help your Child with Maths’ by Barbara Geere
Publisher: Barbara Geere [1991] [currently out of print]
ISBN: 9780951227114
 ‘Seven Ways to Help your Child with Maths’ by Barbara Geere

 ‘Dyslexia: A Parents’ Guide to Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Other Learning Difficulties’ by Valerie Muter and Helen Likierman
Publisher: Vermilion [2008]
ISBN: 9780091923389
 ‘Dyslexia: A Parents’ Guide to Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Other Learning Difficulties’ by Valerie Muter and Helen Likierman

 ‘Take Time: Movement Exercises for Parents, Teachers and Therapists of Children with Difficulties in Speaking, Reading, Writing and Spelling’ by Mary NashWortham and Jean Hunt
Publisher: Robinswood Press [5th revised edition 2008]
ISBN: 9781906053802
 ‘Take Time: Movement Exercises for Parents, Teachers and Therapists of Children with Difficulties in Speaking, Reading, Writing and Spelling’ by Mary NashWortham and Jean Hunt

 ‘Dyslexia: A Parent’s Survival Guide’ by Christine Ostler
Publisher: Ammonite Books [1999]
ISBN: 9781869866136
 ‘Dyslexia: A Parent’s Survival Guide’ by Christine Ostler

 ‘Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them’ by Gavin Reid
Publisher: WileyBlackwell [2nd edition 2011]
ISBN: 9780470973738
 ‘Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them’ by Gavin Reid

 ‘How Dyslexics Learn: Grasping the Nettle’ by Dr Kate Saunders
Publisher: PATOSS [2002]
ISBN: 9780953931514
 ‘How Dyslexics Learn: Grasping the Nettle’ by Dr Kate Saunders

 ‘Understanding ADHD, Autism, Dyslexia & Dyspraxia’ by Professor Colin Terrell and Dr Terri Passenger
Publisher: Family Doctor Books in Association with the British Medical Association [revised edition 2011]
ISBN: 9781903474273
 ‘Understanding ADHD, Autism, Dyslexia & Dyspraxia’ by Professor Colin Terrell and Dr Terri Passenger

 ‘101 Ways To Get Your Child To Read’ (Quick Read) by Patience Thomson
Publisher: Barrington Stoke [2009][currently out of print]
ISBN: 9781842996713
 ‘101 Ways To Get Your Child To Read’ (Quick Read) by Patience Thomson

 ‘Prepare Your Child for Success in Maths’ by Sarah Wedderburn
Publisher: Unicorn Publishing [2012]
ASIN: B009BAIO44 [Kindle edition – print edition not currently available]
 ‘Prepare Your Child for Success in Maths’ by Sarah Wedderburn

 ‘Firm Foundations: A Parent’s Guide to the Skills Essential for Reading and Writing’ by Clare Welsh and Lynn Fallaize
Publisher: Barrington Stoke [2005]
ISBN: 9781842993002
 ‘Firm Foundations: A Parent’s Guide to the Skills Essential for Reading and Writing’ by Clare Welsh and Lynn Fallaize
For Teachers

 ‘Overcoming Dyslexia – A Practical Handbook For The Classroom’ by Hilary Broomfield and Margaret Combley
Publisher: WileyBlackwell [2003]
ISBN: 9781861562586
 ‘Overcoming Dyslexia – A Practical Handbook For The Classroom’ by Hilary Broomfield and Margaret Combley

 ‘Dyslexia In Secondary School: A Practical Handbook’ by Jenny Cogan and Mary Flecker
Publisher: WileyBlackwell [2004]
ISBN: 9781861562722
 ‘Dyslexia In Secondary School: A Practical Handbook’ by Jenny Cogan and Mary Flecker

 ‘Removing Dyslexia As A Barrier To Achievement: The Dyslexia Friendly Schools Toolkit’ by Neil MacKay
Publisher: SEN Marketing [3rd revised edition 2012]
ISBN: 9781903842102
 ‘Removing Dyslexia As A Barrier To Achievement: The Dyslexia Friendly Schools Toolkit’ by Neil MacKay

 ‘Teaching Children With Dyslexia: A Practical Guide’ by Philomena Ott
Publisher: Routledge [2006]
ISBN: 9780415324540
 ‘Teaching Children With Dyslexia: A Practical Guide’ by Philomena Ott

 ‘The Dyslexia Friendly Primary School: A Practical Guide for Teachers’ by Barbara Pavey
Publisher: Sage [2006]
ISBN: 9781412910309
 ‘The Dyslexia Friendly Primary School: A Practical Guide for Teachers’ by Barbara Pavey

 ‘Dyslexia and Inclusion: Classroom Approaches for Assessment, Teaching and Learning’ by Gavin Reid
Publisher: David Fulton/NASEN/Routledge [2nd edition 2012]
ISBN: 9780415607582
 ‘Dyslexia and Inclusion: Classroom Approaches for Assessment, Teaching and Learning’ by Gavin Reid

 ‘100+ Ideas for Supporting Pupils with Dyslexia’ by Gavin Reid
Publisher: Continuum [2nd Edition, 2011]
ISBN: 9780826434166
 ‘100+ Ideas for Supporting Pupils with Dyslexia’ by Gavin Reid

 ‘Dyslexia in Context: Research, Policy and Practice’ edited by Gavid Reid and Angela Fawcett [for learners studying SpLD at Level 3 or above]
Publisher: WileyBlackwell [2004]
ISBN: 9781861564269
 ‘Dyslexia in Context: Research, Policy and Practice’ edited by Gavid Reid and Angela Fawcett [for learners studying SpLD at Level 3 or above]
Related Conditions

 ‘Glue Ear: An Essential Guide for Teachers, Parents and Health Professionals’ by Dr Lindsay Peer
Publisher: David Fulton [2005]
ISBN: 9781843123521
 ‘Glue Ear: An Essential Guide for Teachers, Parents and Health Professionals’ by Dr Lindsay Peer

 ‘Developmental Dyspraxia: Identification and Intervention: A Manual for Parents and Professionals’ by Madeleine Portwood
Publisher: David Fulton [2nd Edition, 1999]
ISBN: 9781853465734
 ‘Developmental Dyspraxia: Identification and Intervention: A Manual for Parents and Professionals’ by Madeleine Portwood

 ‘Dyslexia, Speech and Language 2nd Edition: A Practitioner’s Handbook’ edited by Margaret J Snowling and Joy Stackhouse
Publisher: WileyBlackwell [2nd Edition, 2005]
ISBN: 9781861564856
 ‘Dyslexia, Speech and Language 2nd Edition: A Practitioner’s Handbook’ edited by Margaret J Snowling and Joy Stackhouse
Dyscalculia

 ‘The Dyscalculia Toolkit: Supporting Learning Difficulties in Maths’ by Ronit Bird
Publisher: Sage [2nd Edition, 2013]
ISBN: 9781446267196
 ‘The Dyscalculia Toolkit: Supporting Learning Difficulties in Maths’ by Ronit Bird

 ‘Overcoming Difficulties with Number: Supporting Dyscalculia and Students who Struggle with Maths [Book & CD] by Ronit Bird
Publisher: Sage [2009]
ISBN: 9781848607118
 ‘Overcoming Difficulties with Number: Supporting Dyscalculia and Students who Struggle with Maths [Book & CD] by Ronit Bird

 ‘Dyscalculia Guidance: Helping Pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties in Maths’ by Brian Butterworth
Publisher: nferNelson/Letts [2004]
ISBN: 9780708711521
 ‘Dyscalculia Guidance: Helping Pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties in Maths’ by Brian Butterworth

 ‘Mathematics for Dyslexia, including Dyscalculia’ by Steve Chinn & Richard Ashcroft
Publisher: WileyBlackwell [3rd Edition, 2006]
ISBN: 9780470026922
 ‘Mathematics for Dyslexia, including Dyscalculia’ by Steve Chinn & Richard Ashcroft

 ‘What To Do When You Can’t Learn The Times Tables’ by Steve Chinn
Publisher: Egon Publishers [1997]
ISBN: 9781899998272
 ‘What To Do When You Can’t Learn The Times Tables’ by Steve Chinn

 ‘Dealing with Dyscalculia: Sum Hope’ by Steve Chinn
Publisher: Souvenir Press [2007]
ISBN: 9780285637986
 ‘Dealing with Dyscalculia: Sum Hope’ by Steve Chinn

 ‘The Trouble with Maths: A Practical Guide to Helping Learners with Numeracy Difficulties’ by Steve Chinn
Publisher: Routledge [2nd Edition, 2011]
ISBN: 9780415670104
 ‘The Trouble with Maths: A Practical Guide to Helping Learners with Numeracy Difficulties’ by Steve Chinn

 ‘More Trouble with Maths: A complete guide to identifying and diagnosing mathematical difficulties’ by Steve Chinn
Publisher: David Fulton/NASEN/Routledge [2012]
ISBN: 9780415670135
 ‘More Trouble with Maths: A complete guide to identifying and diagnosing mathematical difficulties’ by Steve Chinn

 ‘Teaching Maths To Pupils with Different Learning Styles’ by Tandi ClausenMay
Publisher: SAGE Publications [2005]
ISBN: 9781412903592
 ‘Teaching Maths To Pupils with Different Learning Styles’ by Tandi ClausenMay

 ‘Dyscalculia Assessment’ by Jane Emerson and Patricia Babtie
Publisher: Continuum Books [2011]
ISBN: 9781441140852
 ‘Dyscalculia Assessment’ by Jane Emerson and Patricia Babtie

 ‘Working with Dyscalculia: Recognising Dyscalculia Overcoming Barriers to Learning in Maths’ by Anne Henderson, Melanie Brough and Felipe Came
Publisher: Learning Works [2003] [currently out of print]
ISBN: 9780953105526
 ‘Working with Dyscalculia: Recognising Dyscalculia Overcoming Barriers to Learning in Maths’ by Anne Henderson, Melanie Brough and Felipe Came
Further Reading

 ‘Teaching the Brain to Read’ by Dr Duncan Milne
Publisher: [unknown] [2000] [currently out of print]
ISBN: 9780958256131
 ‘Teaching the Brain to Read’ by Dr Duncan Milne

 ‘In the Mind’s Eye: Visual Thinkers – Gifted People with Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties’ by Thomas West
Publisher: Prometheus Books [2nd revised edition 1997]
ISBN: 9781573921558
 ‘In the Mind’s Eye: Visual Thinkers – Gifted People with Dyslexia and Other Learning Difficulties’ by Thomas West

 ‘Proust and The Squid: The Story and The Science of The Reading Brain’ by Maryanne Wolf
Publisher: Icon [reprint edition 2008]
ISBN: 9781848310308
 ‘Proust and The Squid: The Story and The Science of The Reading Brain’ by Maryanne Wolf