Dementia Action Week - May 16-22

This week is #DementiaActionWeek. Stories can be a gentle way to introduce dementia and memory loss to young readers.


Here are some activities exploring memories to share at home or in the classroom:

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Hello! I'm an award-winning picture book author and my stories are often inspired by real-world events and experiences.

Find out more about me and my books.

 
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The Forgettery

"A tender, humorous look at the idea of dementia for very young children."
Guardian Book of the Month

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The Forgettery

"A Narnia-esque adventure in a magical world and a means to opening the door to discussions with a young child about the memory loss of someone dear to them."

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The Forgettery

The very best books of 2021, picked by authors and illustrators

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The Last Garden

"A stunning illustration of the power and resilience of nature, this book shows how we can be healed and soothed by the world around us."