Books tagged: overcoming disabilities

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Waking Up in Paradise
By C.J. Day
Series: The Cody Austin Series, 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 217,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction
Cody Austin and his grandparents have just moved to an island they purchased in Belize. Cody, who was severely injured in the accident that killed his mother, has since climbed a mountain of disabilities and is dealing well with the challenges of being a paraplegic teenager. Things change quickly with the move, though, and Cody finds that life is coming at him fast—almost too fast ...
Daddy Bent-Legs: The 40-Year-Old Musings of a Physically Disabled Man, Husband, and Father
By Neil Matheson
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
DADDY BENT-LEGS is a memoir all about the author's life experience growing up with a physical disability (Cerebral Palsy). Told through a series of eclectic anecdotes, the book is very much an "Everything-You-Ever-Wanted-To-Know-About-Physical-Disabilities-But-Were-Afraid-To-Ask" affair. It's light-hearted, humorous, and an easy-to-pick-up read for all ... an impactful, inspirational testimony.
Silence Is Multi-Colored In My World
By Red Haircrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,400. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Flying With Red Haircrow. Category: Nonfiction
An imaginative collection of memories and observations written from the perspective of a young man who was orphaned early, who was gay, deaf and Russian. He was simple and complex, light-hearted and serious, whimsical and infinitely strong, and when he loved, he loved with all his heart and soul. Winner in Rainbow Awards 2012 category: best biography/memoir.
The Blugold Blindman of UW Eau Claire
By Greg Minster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Fiction
It's spring semester 1976, at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Gordon Murphy, a senior, suddenly lost his eyesight in an auto accident the year before. After taking the fall semester off, his return to a somewhat normal life back at the school will take a long time, and prove difficult. Along the way, he discovers powers and unknown talents that introduce him to amazing new friends.