Reading Struggles Resources

If your child is struggling with reading, these resources might be helpful.

Books for Kids

The Alphabet War: A Story about Dyslexia by Diane Burton Robb and Gail Piazza, Albert Whitman & Company, 2004

It’s Called Dyslexia by Jennifer Moore-Mallinos, Barron’s Educational Series, 2007

Thank You, Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco, Philomel Books, 2012


Books for Parents

The Dyslexic Advantage: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain by Brock L. Eide, MD, MA, and Fernette F. Eide, MD, Hudson Street Press, 2011

The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan: A Blueprint for Renewing Your Child’s Confidence and Love of Learning by Ben Foss, Ballantine Books, 2016

Overcoming Dyslexia: A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level by Sally Shaywitz, MD, Vintage, 2005



Bright Solutions for Dyslexia

Dyslexia Help at the University of Michigan

International Dyslexia Association

LD Online

Understood: For Learning and Attention Issues

Xtraordinary People

Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity