NEW tactile book for blind children – The Wonderful World of David Walliams
January 7, 2020

New to the Living Paintings library is The Wonderful World of David Walliams. This book brings together a selection of seven of the author’s bestselling children’s stories with tactile pictures of some of their main characters, as illustrated by Tony Ross and Sir Quentin Blake. From Mr Stink to the adventures of The Midnight Gang, you’ll meet the characters that have charmed and intrigued millions of young readers.

David Walliams and our digital content producer Bridget in the Studio.

Tactile image from Walliams' book Awful Auntie

Tactile image from Walliams' Grandpa's Great EscapeAt the end of last year we were lucky enough to be joined by none other than the bestselling author himself, David Walliams! David reads through a handful of descriptions of his own characters, in this title, along with actor Hugh Bonneville and history TV presenter, Dan Snow. Here’s a snippet of audio from the book:

 

 

Alongside the audio guide and tactile pictures of the characters, this brand new Touch to See book also features a colour pack of illustrations for sharing with friends or family members.

Click here to order The Wonderful World of David Walliams and get to know the author’s unforgettable characters.


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