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Module Reading List

Introduction to Dyslexia, 2021/22, Semester 1
Anita Collins
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Core Reading

1) Reid, G. (2011). Dyslexia (3rd Ed). London: Continuum (e-book)    

2) Hulme, C., & Snowling, M. (2009). Developmental disorders of language, learning and cognition . Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. (e-Book)     

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Grant, D (2010) Thats the way I think. Oxon, Routledge

MacBlain, S., Long, L., & Dunn, J. (2015). Dyslexia, literacy and inclusion : child-centred perspectives . Los Angeles ;: SAGE.

Reid (2009) Dyslexia: A practitioner's handbook. Chichester. Wiley-Blackwell 

Reid, G. (2013). Dyslexia and inclusion classroom approaches for assessment, teaching and learning (Second edition). Abingdon: Routledge. (e-book)

Reid G and Wearmouth J. (eds.) 2002. Dyslexia and Literacy: Theory and Practice. Chichester: John Wiley.

Snowling M.J. 2000. Dyslexia (Second Edition), Oxford: Blackwell.

Snowling, M., Nash, H., Gooch, D., Hayiou-Thomas, M., & Hulme, C. (2019). Developmental Outcomes for Children at High Risk of Dyslexia and Children With Developmental Language Disorder. Child Development.  

Thompson, PA, Hulme, C, Nash, HM et al. (3 more authors) (2015) Developmental dyslexia: predicting individual risk. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 56 (9). pp. 976-987

(Other secondary sources to be given on a week-by-week basis as the course proceeds)

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Additional Reading

Du Pré, L., Gilroy D. and Miles T, 2008. Dyslexia at College, Abingdon: Routledge.

Eide B. L. and Eide F.F. 2011. The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain, London: Hay House.

Godwin, J. 2012. Studying with Dyslexia, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Goodwin, V and Thomson B. 2012. Making Dyslexia Work for You, London: Routledge.

Hargreaves S. (ed.) 2007. Study Skills for Dyslexic Students. London: Sage.

Klingberg T. 2013. The Learning Brain: Memory and Brain Development in Children. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 73-85.

Open University 2008. Studying with Dyslexia, Milton Keynes: The Open University.

Pavey B., Meehan M. and Davies S. 2013. The Dyslexia Friendly Toolkit, London: Sage.

Price G. and Skinner J. 2007. Support for Learning Difference in Higher Education, Stoke on Trent: Trentham Books.

Reid, G. (2005). Learning styles and inclusion . London: Paul Chapman.

Wood T. and Cochrane K. 2009. Understanding and Managing Dyslexia for Dummies, Chichester: Wiley.

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Useful Websites

British Dyslexia Association -

Dyslexia Action -

This list was last updated on 13/09/2021