**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: 978-1851686452

**‘The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain’***by Brock Eide and Fernette Eide*

Publisher: Hay House [2011]

ISBN: 978-1848506398

**‘That’s the Way I Think: Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and ADHD Explained’***by David Grant*

Publisher: David Fulton/Routledge [2010]

ISBN: 978-0415564649

**‘How to Detect and Manage Dyslexia: A Reference and Resource Manual’***by Philomena Ott*

Publisher: Heinemann [1997]

ISBN: 978-0435104191

**‘Dyslexia: How Would I Cope?’***by Michael Ryden*

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley [1997]

ISBN: 978-1853023859

**Explaining Dyslexia to Young Children**

**‘Back to Front and Upside Down’**by*Claire Alexander*[suitable for 5-7 yrs]

Publisher: Gullane Children’s Books [2012]

ISBN: 978-1862338425

**‘My name is**by~~Brain~~Brian’*Jeanne Betancourt*

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks [1996]

ISBN: 978-0590449229

**‘So You Think You’ve Got Problems?’***by Rosalind Birkett*

Publisher: Egon Publishers Ltd [2nd Revised edition 2011]

ISBN: 978-1907656019

**‘Dyslexia (Talking it Through)’**by*Althea Braithwaite*(suitable for 8-11 yrs]

Publisher: Happy Cat Books [2003]

ISBN: 978-1903285558

**‘Brian Has Dyslexia’**by*Jenny Leigh*[suitable 5 yrs +]

Publisher: Red Kite Books [2009]

ISBN: 978-1902463544

**Early Years Support**

**‘Dyslexia in the Early Years: A practical guide to teaching and learning’***by Dimitra Hartas*

Publisher: Routledge [2005]

ISBN: 978-0415345002

**‘Before Alpha: Learning Games for Under 5s’**by*Beve Hornsby*

Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd [1996]

ISBN: 978-0285633278

**Teenagers/Students Support**

**‘Dyslexia: A Teenager’s Guide’***by Dr Sylvia Moody*

Publisher: Vermilion [2004]

ISBN: 978-0091900014

**‘Dyslexia: Surviving and Succeeding at College’***by Dr Sylvia Moody*

Publisher: Routledge [2007]

ISBN: 978-0415430593

**Study Skills**

**‘Buzan’s Study Skills: Mind Maps, Memory Techniques, Speed Reading and More!’***by Tony Buzan*

Publisher: BBC Active/Pearson [2011]

ISBN: 978-1406664898

**‘The Study Skills Handbook’**(Palgrave Study Skills)*by Dr Stella Cottrell*

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan [3rd edition 2008]

ISBN: 978-0230573055

**‘Study Skills and Dyslexia in the Secondary School: A Practical Approach’***by Marion Griffiths*

Publisher: David Fulton [2002]

ISBN: 978-1853467905

**‘Study Skills for Students with Dyslexia’**(SAGE Study Skills Series)*by Sandra Hargreaves*

Publisher: SAGE Publications [second edition 2012]

ISBN: 978-1446202876

**‘Get Ahead – Mind-Map Your Way To Success’***by Vanda North and Tony Buzan*

Publisher: Buzan [4th edition 1996; currently out of print]

ISBN: 978-1874374008

**‘Study Skills: A Pupil’s Survival Guide’***by Christine Ostler*

Publisher: Ammonite Books [1996]

ISBN: 978-1869866105

**‘Advanced Study Skills: A Student’s Survival Guide’***by Christine Ostler*

Publisher: SEN Marketing [2009] [currently out of print]

ISBN: 978-1903842126

**‘Pocket Study Skills’ series**

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan [2009-2013]

ISBN: various

**For Parents**

**‘Seven Ways to Help your Child with Reading’***by Barbara Geere*

Publisher: Barbara Geere [1989]

ISBN: 978-0951227107

**‘Seven Ways to Help your Child with Maths’***by Barbara Geere*

Publisher: Barbara Geere [1991] [currently out of print]

ISBN: 978-0951227114

**‘Dyslexia: A Parents’ Guide to Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Other Learning Difficulties’***by Valerie Muter and Helen Likierman*

Publisher: Vermilion [2008]

ISBN: 978-0091923389

**‘Take Time: Movement Exercises for Parents, Teachers and Therapists of Children with Difficulties in Speaking, Reading, Writing and Spelling’***by Mary Nash-Wortham and Jean Hunt*

Publisher: Robinswood Press [5th revised edition 2008]

ISBN: 978-1906053802

**‘Dyslexia: A Parent’s Survival Guide’***by Christine Ostler*

Publisher: Ammonite Books [1999]

ISBN: 978-1869866136

**‘Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them’***by Gavin Reid*

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell [2nd edition 2011]

ISBN: 978-0470973738

**‘How Dyslexics Learn: Grasping the Nettle’***by Dr Kate Saunders*

Publisher: PATOSS [2002]

ISBN: 978-0953931514

**‘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: 978-1903474273

**‘101 Ways To Get Your Child To Read’**(Quick Read)*by Patience Thomson*

Publisher: Barrington Stoke [2009][currently out of print]

ISBN: 978-1842996713

**‘Prepare Your Child for Success in Maths’***by Sarah Wedderburn*

Publisher: Unicorn Publishing [2012]

ASIN: B009BAIO44 [Kindle edition – print edition not currently available]

**‘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: 978-1842993002

**For Teachers**

**‘Overcoming Dyslexia – A Practical Handbook For The Classroom’***by Hilary Broomfield and Margaret Combley*

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell [2003]

ISBN: 978-1861562586

**‘Dyslexia In Secondary School: A Practical Handbook’***by Jenny Cogan and Mary Flecker*

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell [2004]

ISBN: 978-1861562722

**‘Removing Dyslexia As A Barrier To Achievement: The Dyslexia Friendly Schools Toolkit’***by Neil MacKay*

Publisher: SEN Marketing [3rd revised edition 2012]

ISBN: 978-1903842102

**‘Teaching Children With Dyslexia: A Practical Guide’***by Philomena Ott*

Publisher: Routledge [2006]

ISBN: 978-0415324540

**‘The Dyslexia Friendly Primary School: A Practical Guide for Teachers’***by Barbara Pavey*

Publisher: Sage [2006]

ISBN: 978-1412910309

**‘Dyslexia and Inclusion: Classroom Approaches for Assessment, Teaching and Learning’***by Gavin Reid*

Publisher: David Fulton/NASEN/Routledge [2nd edition 2012]

ISBN: 978-0415607582

**‘100+ Ideas for Supporting Pupils with Dyslexia’***by Gavin Reid*

Publisher: Continuum [2nd Edition, 2011]

ISBN: 978-0826434166

**‘Dyslexia in Context: Research, Policy and Practice’***edited by Gavid Reid and Angela Fawcett*[for learners studying SpLD at Level 3 or above]

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell [2004]

ISBN: 978-1861564269

**Related Conditions**

**‘Glue Ear: An Essential Guide for Teachers, Parents and Health Professionals’***by Dr Lindsay Peer*

Publisher: David Fulton [2005]

ISBN: 978-1843123521

**‘Developmental Dyspraxia: Identification and Intervention: A Manual for Parents and Professionals’***by Madeleine Portwood*

Publisher: David Fulton [2nd Edition, 1999]

ISBN: 978-1853465734

**‘Dyslexia, Speech and Language 2nd Edition: A Practitioner’s Handbook’***edited by Margaret J Snowling and Joy Stackhouse*

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell [2nd Edition, 2005]

ISBN: 978-1861564856

**Dyscalculia**

**‘The Dyscalculia Toolkit: Supporting Learning Difficulties in Maths’***by Ronit Bird*

*Publisher: Sage [2nd Edition, 2013]*

ISBN: 978-1446267196

**‘Overcoming Difficulties with Number: Supporting Dyscalculia and Students who Struggle with Maths [Book & CD]***by Ronit Bird*

Publisher: Sage [2009]

ISBN: 978-1848607118

**‘Dyscalculia Guidance: Helping Pupils with Specific Learning Difficulties in Maths’***by Brian Butterworth*

Publisher: nferNelson/Letts [2004]

ISBN: 978-0708711521

**‘Mathematics for Dyslexia, including Dyscalculia’***by Steve Chinn & Richard Ashcroft*

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell [3rd Edition, 2006]

ISBN: 978-0470026922

**‘What To Do When You Can’t Learn The Times Tables’***by Steve Chinn*

Publisher: Egon Publishers [1997]

ISBN: 978-1899998272

**‘Dealing with Dyscalculia: Sum Hope’***by Steve Chinn*

Publisher: Souvenir Press [2007]

ISBN: 978-0285637986

**‘The Trouble with Maths: A Practical Guide to Helping Learners with Numeracy Difficulties’***by Steve Chinn*

Publisher: Routledge [2nd Edition, 2011]

ISBN: 978-0415670104

**‘More Trouble with Maths: A complete guide to identifying and diagnosing mathematical difficulties’***by Steve Chinn*

Publisher: David Fulton/NASEN/Routledge [2012]

ISBN: 978-0415670135

**‘Teaching Maths To Pupils with Different Learning Styles’***by Tandi Clausen-May*

Publisher: SAGE Publications [2005]

ISBN: 978-1412903592

**‘Dyscalculia Assessment’***by Jane Emerson and Patricia Babtie*

Publisher: Continuum Books [2011]

ISBN: 978-1441140852

**‘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: 978-0953105526

**Further Reading**

**‘Teaching the Brain to Read’***by Dr Duncan Milne*

Publisher: [unknown] [2000] [currently out of print]

ISBN: 978-0958256131

**‘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: 978-1573921558

**‘Proust and The Squid: The Story and The Science of The Reading Brain’***by Maryanne Wolf*

Publisher: Icon [reprint edition 2008]

ISBN: 978-1848310308