Books tagged: cochlear implant

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 5 results

Turning a Deaf Ear
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Despite spending the first three decades of her life in relative silence, Allyson Raphel’s strength and candor is tempered with a biting sense of humor. Not only is this her personal story of getting a cochlear implant, but her perspective on being deaf and the roller coaster transition to becoming what some in the deaf community call a “hearie." Silence, she learned, can be golden.
Hear the Sunshine
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,310. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
“Hear the Sunshine” is a true, light hearted look inside the world of a man who is thought to be the world's longest living Cochlear 22 Channel implant patient. (Since 1987) It's a must read for anyone with loved ones who are hearing impaired but especially suited for parents with children who are deaf and considering implant surgery.
Deaf Man Rocking
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Deaf Man Rocking is the hilarious story of a guy who has never heard his own jokes. Born with a severe hearing problem, verbal misunderstandings became a way of life, often to insanely humorous effect. If you've ever wondered what it must be like to be deaf or very nearly so, this book will keep you laughing.
Speaking for the Child: An Autobiography and a Challenge
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the name implies, this is my story. Speaking for the Child depicts my experience going through public schools and facing adulthood with a slowly increasing visual and hearing loss. It spans forty years and offers my unique perspective on many events that happened between the late sixties through the twenty-first century
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of essays from one of the country’s leading voices on issues facing the signing community appears at a time of troubling trends and exciting new developments. Filled with startling observations and unapologetic assertions, Where I Stand challenges and broadens readers’ understanding of an important but often overlooked community.