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Dyslexia - A Beginner's Guide - cover

Dyslexia - A Beginner's Guide

Nicola Brunswick

Publisher: Oneworld Publications

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Winston Churchill, Andy Warhol, Walt Disney, Tom Cruise, Agatha Christie, Pablo Picasso. All famous and successful in their chosen professions. All dyslexic. Around 5 to 15% of speakers of alphabetic languages (e.g. English, French and Spanish) are dyslexic. But what is dyslexia? Are there different types of dyslexia? Is there a cure? What resources are available to help dyslexic children and adults? Nicola Brunswick answers these, and other, questions informed by current thinking and cutting-edge research.   Dr Nicola Brunswick is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at Middlesex University, UK.

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