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Learning Without Reading: Extreme Dyslexia. By Casey M Tate

09/13/2015 | By More
Learning Without Reading: Extreme Dyslexia. By Casey M Tate

I’m living in a non-reading and writing world. This Book of Pages of words are a snapshot in time of my way of dealing with not reading. These words reflect highlights in my life and disappointments. Everything I learned in life is based on experiences and watching people. Voice recognition with Apple Page, allows me […]

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“I Wonder What it’s Like to be Dyslexic II” by Sam Barclay

09/02/2015 | By More
“I Wonder What it’s Like to be Dyslexic II” by Sam Barclay

“I Wonder What it’s Like to be Dyslexic II” by Sam Barclay This book aims to provide the reader with a beautiful, design led experience of what it feels like to struggle with reading and is packed full with typographic experiments along with facts about typography, language and dyslexia. People all over the world struggle […]

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A message from Tomos Roberts, Author of “The Horse Lord” and “Rose’s Story”

08/28/2015 | By More
A message from Tomos Roberts, Author of “The Horse Lord” and “Rose’s Story”

I was diagnosed with dyslexia, aged 7. It was my mother who noticed it to start off as I had been able to get past my lack of reading by memorising books from people reading them to me. The big issue at this time was reading which I found incredibly hard and that meant my […]

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Can Print-on-Demand (POD) Publishing Mean More Books for Readers with Dyslexia?

07/16/2015 | By More
Can Print-on-Demand (POD) Publishing Mean More Books for Readers with Dyslexia?

By Theodore J. Cohen, PhD (aka ‘Alyssa Devine’) Award-Winning Author of The Hypnotist Anyone who’s self-published a book in the last ten years (or more), or who has ordered a book from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple, or Kobo, among other online retailers, is probably familiar with the term print-on-demand, or POD, publishing. Simply put, […]

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FREE Copies of “Renvyle Revisited, an Irish Odyssey” by Chris Stanton

02/04/2015 | By More
FREE Copies of “Renvyle Revisited, an Irish Odyssey” by Chris Stanton

Our thanks goes out to dyslexic author Chris Stanton, who is giving out 10 FREE copies of his book “Renvyle Revisited, an Irish Odyssey” to download as an Apple Audiobook. E-Mail us at office@american-dyslexia-association.com and claim your FREE copy by February 28th, 2015! Audiobook Description: Your narrator for the adventure is me an American, the […]

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Definition and Deflection and Dyslexia by Chris Stanton

01/22/2015 | By More
Definition and Deflection and Dyslexia by Chris Stanton

What does being a dyslexic mean to someone learning he is one at age 42? Very little, and I am speaking with the exclusive authority of being me. What does it mean to a lad having so much trouble learning to read that a private school kicked him out, but then a public school teacher […]

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The Busy English Teacher’s Fun Activities & Exercises for Pre-Teens: Grammar Mind Maps, Fitness Games & More

01/19/2015 | By More
The Busy English Teacher’s Fun Activities & Exercises for Pre-Teens: Grammar Mind Maps, Fitness Games & More

Until now most grammar books have offered perfect—but oftentimes negative— examples to illustrate the parts of speech, grammatical constructions, and also the mechanics of capitalization and punctuation or “word-traffic controls” as Davis-Kyle calls them. Educators, parents, and grandparents will find the supplemental text The Busy English Teacher’s Fun Activities & Exercises for Pre-Teens brimming with […]

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If the Walls Could Speak By Deirdre M. Silvestri

12/13/2014 | By More
If the Walls Could Speak By Deirdre M. Silvestri

It’s a beautiful, clear spring day, and soon the cherry blossoms will fall from the trees and blanket the ground like snow. This season promises to be extraordinary, but it won’t be the same without Da, who passed away at Christmastime. Finn O’Brine stares out the window, taking it all in. He can’t believe his […]

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Inspirational Book ‘Dyslexia: TIME FOR TALENT’ Wins Honourable Mention Award

09/13/2014 | By More
Inspirational Book ‘Dyslexia: TIME FOR TALENT’ Wins Honourable Mention Award

An inspirational book about empowering children and adults to deal with dyslexia has been hailed with numerous accolades since its launch earlier this year – and it’s now been awarded an Honourable Mention in the Readers’ Favourite International Book Awards 2014. Dyslexia: Time For Talent (The Ultimate Guide for Parents and Children) received glowing reviews […]

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More Than What You See By Silvaan Ruth Raven

07/01/2014 | By More
More Than What You See By Silvaan Ruth Raven

A book of poems written by Silvaan Ruth Raven about her struggles with dyslexia and what it is like to grow up with Dyslexia. “Despite my dyslexia, I wrote on and off again when I was younger But it wasn’t until I was 15 that I decided to write a book–a novel. I struggled to […]

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