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A TTY Communication Book
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Do you have any idea how frustrating it is to not be able to communicate with anyone? Not your family or friends or necessary business calls, let alone an emergency. This book is for people who can’t use the phone and can’t communicate with the outside world.
I Had A Deaf Brother!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Aftermath of wars is never pretty. My brother—YoonSoo’s —tragic death was the result of my family surviving from 36 years of Japanese occupation and Korean War. My deaf brother died tragically at the age of eleven, I was only five years old. My mother was out of control and suffered from a guilty conscience, in which she blamed herself. This story shows why wars must stop!
Oops
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Olympia Octavia Penelope Smith hates her name. Of course, changing it to something else is out of the question, but no one said anything about nicknames. So one morning, Olivia sets out to find a nickname. What she ends up with and who provides it is the most surprising thing of all.
Stories From the Forest -- stories by a counselor at a camp for children with special needs
Price: Free! Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Because of the people, campers and counselors, on the pages of this story I am a better person. I have been taught the real meaning of courage, perseverance and unconditional love. I have been shown a standard I can only hope to one day live up to and I am deeply indebted to each of them for that.
Turning a Deaf Ear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,080. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: 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.
Breaking Silence
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 29,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The 60s. The crossroads of change and immobility. In 1964, C.A. Harris was three years old and living in a world of silence. Only nobody knew it – nobody knew her world was one of muffled and descriptionless sound. Motown ruled the airwaves and blacks weren’t allowed to cross 8 Mile -- and, C.A. Harris was growing up hearing impaired at the pinnacle of political and social unrest.
I Never Wanted To Be Psychic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Anna and Dallas are best friends at Pine River High. Dallas believes they are together for a very important reason. But even with his gifts of telepathy and precognition he doesn’t know the secret Anna hides—that mystery that causes her so much pain. Why was her father deported to Brazil? Why did her aunt warn him, “The only thing you need to fear is Anna herself”?
Danger Signs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,270. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
While Sarah’s dark past is still a threat, she cannot not risk endangering the lives of dark and brooding Dom and his traumatised son. Despite Dom’s best intentions, he finds himself inextricably caught up in her affairs and their growing attraction for each other only complicates matters.
Hear the Sunshine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,310. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: 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.
Cold Call (Iris Thorne Mysteries Book 1)
Series: Iris Thorne Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,230. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Iris Thorne left a job teaching the deaf for a career in L.A.’s glittering financial district, where she's a high-stakes success. When Iris's friend, the deaf office gofer, Alley, is killed, she is drawn into the tangled investigation and back into the life of the homicide detective who broke her heart. Iris discovers that Alley had a very secret life. Series debut by this L.A. Times bestseller.