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“Your library provides a source of enjoyment, relaxation and learning for my child.”
Parent of library member, age 12
Every toddler’s favourite pig and her family delightfully brought to life.
A hilarious tale, read by the author himself, with added sound effects.
Education and Leisure
Walk with dinosaurs on a thrilling journey through pre-historic times.
Latest Discovery Hubs
Living Paintings’ wonderful world of picture books for blind children.
Wildlife books for Key Stage 2-3, 7-14 yrs
Go on a nature trail with our reading recommends.
Top books for kids for World Earth Day
Celebrate World Earth Day with our books with an environmental theme.
Top 5 signs of spring for all the senses
Enjoy this most lively of seasons, using all the five senses.
Science Factsheet – Rosalind Franklin
Rosalind Franklin was a pioneering scientist. She played a vital role in the discovery of the structure of DNA.
Activities and Play
Half-term reading & activities: The Get Gardening Collection
A simple hands on activity for blind and partially children – making a cress head.
Mars Bar chocolate cake
A space themed gooey sticky treat!
Half-term activity: Grow a cress head
A simple and easy gardening activity for little green fingers!
Build a Bug Hotel!
Make your garden a haven for wildlife this summer
Tim Peake and the International Space Station
Blind kids can explore space with our tactile and audio books!
The best of garden show season
Experience the wonder of gardens through time
Tactile and audio interactive science guides
A fantastic range of Touch to See books for young blind people.
Meet the Scientist
We’ve talked to lots of scientists and engineers while we’ve been creating the Science Alive series!