We are delighted to announce that we are now reaching 10,000 blind and partially sighted people across the UK with our FREE postal library.

We publish unique Touch to See books with raised pictures accompanied by audio descriptions.

Click here to find out about how we are celebrating this amazing achievement.

Touch to See version for blind & partially sighted readers

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Books for adults

Books for teenagers

Books for children

Touch to See Book Clubs

Audio samples

For Adults

Illuminating tactile pictures accompanied by atmospheric audio guides – adults can enjoy a choice including wildlife, famous gardens, architecture, city tours and art books. Great for supporting existing hobbies and interests and inspiring new ones! Find out more »

Frances de la Tour in studio for Living Paintings

Frances de la Tour supports Living Paintings

Read Frances’ lovely message and watch her video of congratulations!

For Children

Children will enjoy taking their first steps in the visual world with Spot, before moving on to explore our picture book library which includes The Gruffalo, Charlie and Lola, Thomas the Tank Engine and many more. Teachers and parents will find our fun, educational and leisure books invaluable, with topics ranging from Tutankhamun to World War 2, Space Exploration to British Wildlife. Find out more »

David Walliams in studio

David Walliams celebrates 10,000 members

David waves his Twitter wand in support of Tayen’s story and our charity

For Teenagers

Young people can independently discover our vibrant, interactive and inspirational guides to fashion, music, film, art and architecture, healthy eating and sports including football and the Olympic Games. These “must-have” guides contain iconic images plus behind the scenes insights and exclusive interviews. Find out more »

Lauren Laverne laughing

Lauren Laverne supports Living Paintings and shares Tayen’s story

Lauren works her magic on Twitter for Living Paintings!

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Success Stories

Tayen Gilbert our 10,000th library member

Press Release: Living Paintings celebrates reaching 10,000 blind and partially sighted people

Camilla Oldland, CEO, visits Tayen the 10,000th library member!

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Warwick Davis in the studio reading for our Film book

Warwick Davis joins our campaign

We’re delighted to receive Warwick’s support