Ideas for reading, learning and playing for blind and partially sighted children

“Your library provides a source of enjoyment, relaxation and learning for my child.”

Parent of library member, age 12

Success Stories


Reading Ideas


Learning for little ones with lovable pup Spot the Dog

The band tactile and book page from Rapunzel


Picture Book

A funky re-telling of a fairy tale classic complete with a star-studded soundtrack

A tactile rainbow and pages of The Lighthouse Keeper's Rescue

Education and Leisure

Discover the weird and wonderful world of science


Watch and Listen

Latest Discovery Hubs


Living Paintings’ wonderful world of tactile picture books for blind children.


Science Alive!

Discovering the weird and wonderful world around us.

Dinosaur display picture


Explore the thrilling pre-historic world of sauropods and raptors.


Huddersfield by L.S. Lowry

Lowry’s art made accessible for blind children

Discover a work of art from one of Britain’s best-loved painters

Tactile picture of a punk singer (from ABC UK)

Great tactile books about music for blind children

The world of music at your fingertips!

Science Experiments

Blind kids get hands-on with science – NEW book out now!

Shining a light on science for blind children

Science Alive logo

Science Alive! books get blind children curious about science

Curriculum-led books for home and school

Activities and Play

An image from The Magical Garden of Claude Monet

Marking National Garden Week with tactile books for blind children

Encourage kids to explore the garden.

Mole tactile picture

Best tactile books for blind children to enjoy this Easter

Our pick of books for the spring school holidays

Top 10 fun science facts for kids

Wow your friends, parents and teachers!

The band tactile and book page from Rapunzel

Seventies-inspired dressing-up fun!

Our latest Living Picture Book is full of fabulous costume inspiration

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