Looking for Someone Like Me: Representation in Picture Books

Think about how learning disabilities and other types of disability are represented in picture books.

This resource is great for:

Realising that many people do not see themselves as characters in picture books, questioning why that might be and considering how to do something about it.


Pat Graham is the mother of Lauren, her adult daughter who has a severe learning disability but who nevertheless loves all types of picture books.  People like Lauren rarely see anyone like them portrayed in picture books so Pat has been on a mission to find picture books for and about people with learning disabilities.

Click here for more information – https://learning.edbookfest.co.uk/resources/looking-for-someone-like-me-representation-in-picture-books/