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The Five Lost Senses of Carl
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Something is happening to Carl. His eyes, his hearing, his smell...they all seem to be fading away. Find out what happens to Carl in this chapbook by Mel Bosworth & Christy Crutchfield.
Disease Beyond My Practice--Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No one can survive a bi-polar universe without a healthy dose of madness. An infectious disease doctor falls in love with a dope addict/real-estate agent. A paranoid schizophrenic decides he must render himself sterile. A meth freak tries to destroy his surgeon with a stolen tank. In these stories, set in today's crazed world, the only way to acquit oneself may be through the insanity defense.
Dream Catcher, Heart Listener
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Michaela Hania was born blind. However, one night, a mysterious young man comes to her in dreams, to show her colors and share worlds with her she would have never imagined being able to see. But his identity remains a mystery; in the dreams, he appears to her only as a white figure, like a hidden angel. Who is this strange new lover who paints fairy worlds and composes lullabies for her?
Rats Live on no Evil Star
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 75,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Francophones: Ce roman est disponible en français sous le titre "Palindrome". Hispanohablantes: Esta novela está disponible en español con el título "Palíndromo". A widowed skater. A shill. A tree who loves Shakespeare. A freight train. Snow falling on unblinking eyes. Tumbleweed. Tachyons. Kites. A stranger who isn't.
Sharing Air by KP Rigney & JR Elliott
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Sharing Air is an inspiring journey that will touch your heart and perhaps move you to learn more about the incredible world of inner-space beneath the sea. This zero gravity environment provides the backdrop for romance, intrigue and adventure.
Living with Blindness: Lessons from the life of Imran Sabir
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011 by Kitaba. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
‘Imran Sabir is my dear departed friend. He died after struggling with the effects of LOGIC Syndrome on March 3rd 2009. He had lost his sight as a young boy, suffered from a serious of respiratory problems and only had one functioning lung. Despite his many physical disabilities, his mind and spirit remained strong until the last.’
Talking with Kids - Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know about Blindness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In his first nonfiction book, children's author Brian K. Nash recounts his experiences speaking to schoolchildren in the 1980s about his lifelong blindness, to which he has adapted with determination, optimism, and humor. Join him as he tells about barbecuing, bicycling, bowling, scuba diving, jumping from high places, Louis Braille, guide dogs, and much more. Photo: Brian and Arrow in 1983.
Journeys Through Darkness: A Biography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,550. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Journeys Through Darkness is a biography that tells the story of AIDS through the story of a long term AIDS survivor--award winning, legally blind photographer, Kurt Weston. Weston’s story is one about the power of reinvention, a personal memory that helps bring new life or possibly forgotten memories to the more public face of the AIDS pandemic.
Zach's Journey: A story of boyhood, bravery and blindness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by The Dallas Morning News. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Rapidly and surely, Zach Thibodeaux is going blind — the result of a condition called cone-rod dystrophy, a degenerative disease that is destroying the cells of his retina and for which there is no cure. At the age of 8, he’s coping with questions that are hard to imagine: How do you prepare for a life of blindness? What would you want to see? What would you do?
Psssss!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
One night while Nancy is driving home from her concert, she sees a light on in Janet's apartment and becomes worried. With pepper spray in hand, Nancy investigates, leading to confusion, family reunion, and romance. Enjoy this funny and heart-warming short story.