Cardboard box filled with household items and toys, labelled 'Sensory story props'


Here are a selection of commissioned resources written by Ailie Finlay, director of My Kind of Book.

These include guides to creating sensory stories, story scripts and story videos.

Scottish Book Trust

A national charity that runs programmes such as the Bookbug book gifting scheme and Book Week Scotland.


Scotland’s National Network for Traditional Arts & Culture

Wigtown Book Festival

Book festival in South-West Scotland with all year-round outreach programmes.

Edinburgh International Book Festival

The book festival commissioned the following resources:

Our bookshop

There are also free sensory stories to download from our bookshop >

Trotting sausage dog