Walter Tull


Walter Tull’s Scrapbook

In scrapbook format, using authentic documents and photos, we learn the story of the first black professional footballer, Walter Tull – who went on to become the first black officer in the British Army. It’s an inspiring story with an important message about courage, endurance ,and overcoming discrimination.



Respect also tells the story of Walter Tull – but this time his life is told as a story as a quick read. The book is very popular with all sorts of readers but has proved particularly successful with  dyslexic or reluctant readers who enjoy a story that is gripping, well-paced, easy to read, inspiring – and true.