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Front cover The Dinosaur that Pooped a Planet

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A hilarious kids book brought to life with tactile pictures and audio

A story of adventure and friendship, brought to life with tactile images and audio.

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11-year-old Ted’s amazing fundraising story

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Front cover The Dinosaur that Pooped a Planet

A hilarious kids book brought to life with tactile pictures and audio

A story of adventure and friendship, brought to life with tactile images and audio.

Front cover of 'The Snail and the Whale' next to a tactile picture of the whale, snail and rock.

Accessible book version of BBC One Christmas animation ‘The Snail and the Whale’

A story of adventure and friendship, brought to life with tactile images and audio.

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