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The Acorn Stories: West Texas Tales from a Lubbock Author
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Series: Acorn, Texas, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2008. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From romantic comedy to razor-sharp satire to moments of quiet reflection, Duane Simolke’s award-winning tales transform a fictional West Texas town into a tapestry of human experiences. “A lush tangle of small-town life branches out in this engrossing collection of short stories.” –Kirkus Reviews. “If you liked WINESBURG, OHIO…rejoice.” –Watchword.
The Earl of Hampton
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on French folklore, The Earl of Hampton tells the story of a deaf boy found abandoned on the shores of Bridgeport, CT in 1856. Sent to live at an asylum, fate intervenes and the mystery surrounding the boy's true identity leads to the estate of the late Earl of Hampton. The boy's sister questions his identity, leaving him to explore life on his own and discover how capable he truly is.
Breaking the Sound Barriers: 9 deaf success stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,120. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
An inspiring collection of real life stories capturing the struggles and successes of parents of deaf children and deaf adults as they explore what helped and what hindered them in navigating the world of hearing loss. An immensely practical book full of insights, strategies, tips and advice for parents and carers of deaf and hard of hearing children.
My Sister's Choice
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Julia and her sister Helen are both deaf. Whereas Julia is deeply involved in the hearing-impaired community, Helen has always inexplicably refused to learn sign language. The two sister's world is turned upside down when Helen's new, hearing, boyfriend becomes obsessed with learning to sign. The relationship between the two sisters becomes strained, and there is no turning back...
8 Ways to be Deaf
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010 by Adreanaline. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Full-color 52-page comic book. A gas-station attendant meets the girl of his dreams — but she's Deaf, and he's his own worst enemy! Can Paul get past himself to win her?
The Census Taker and Other Deaf Humor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010 by Adreanaline. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short humor by Deaf writer Adrean Clark, The Census Taker is a snapshot of Deaf culture and the Deaf experience. Nothing is safe from her gentle elbowing, not even the entire "cochlear-implanted population of Idaho." Who knew hearing loss could be funny?
Sign Language A to Z
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Series: Sign Language, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 180. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Art
Please note, the signs in this book are from the RNID,British Sign Langauge, which is different from the USA sign, To teach how to sign easliy from 3 upwards as the first start to learn this important sign language
Notes of a Deaf Gay Writer: 20 Years Later
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010 by Handtype Press. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Raymond Luczak revisits the essay that brought him national attention for the first time. Originally published as a cover story in CHRISTOPHER STREET magazine in December 1990, rereading the essay prompted him to compare his feelings against what he'd felt back then. His reactions may surprise you.
Survival ASL: 25 Essential Signs for Kids [American Sign Language]
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by Adreanaline. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
This important handbook provides 25 essential signs for children to start learning American Sign Language. It has been designed especially for the mobile format, so the guide is always ready at hand for you!
Silent Lynx: Heart of Detroit Series
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Series: Heart of Detroit, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Spoil, defiant Tanae would like nothing better than her father to leave her alone and let her do what she wants to do despite his warnings that her life could be in jeopardy. One night, she sneaks away from home, but before long she's in the hands of a strong powerful kidnapper who would like nothing more than to ring her neck.