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Supporting employees who have a hearing loss
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
This book is a great resource for anyone working with someone who is hard of hearing.
Until I’m Safe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,840. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Does she stay and possibly get shot by her crazed father or run into the storm of the century, Hurricane Katrina? Marguerite Aucoin has no choice but to run! Like the fiction heroine she writes about, a teen named Toots Gentry, Marguerite must be brave, despite the fact she’s lost both hearing aids and is virtually deaf.
Isolated World
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When she was two years and ten months old, Susan Eastwood scrambled up on to a table. She fell, sustaining two black eyes and a broken nose. It was only months later that her parents realised that the fall had also rendered her completely deaf. Since then Susan has had to learn to survive in a world and overcome her sense of isolation.
Where I Stand: On the Signing Community and My DeafBlind Experience
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Handtype Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
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.
Zip, Zero, Zilch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 and represented by Night Shift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
The last one to fall… A fake name and a world of hurt... Fame. Fortune. Stardom. Neither of them wants it. They both have it. But can they have more?
End Of Normal
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After surviving an alien invasion, a group of teens desperately search for answers as their world collapses around them.
The Warning Sign
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Sara's been hurt. Her cheating ex has her doubting everything. But she's trying to start fresh. A new guy in her life seems too complicated. But Ryan's too hot and too tempting to pass up. Too bad he has some dark secrets. Which is something Sara doesn't need--especially after she figures out an accidental drowning wasn't so accidental and ends up on a mob hitman's "to do" list.
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
The Cat Who Signed
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
"The trouble with cat people is that they cater and spoil the little beasts.You have to be firm. Set limits." Or so Dylan, a deaf writer in Ohio, believes when he accepts an invitation to cat-sit for a friend in Brooklyn. But Milord is no ordinary cat, and what should be a blissful week in the city soon turns into interspecies war. A humorous story by Sandra McDonald, who is owned by many cats.
Silence In Center
Series: Softball Star. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Softball
Melody Gold is a fourteen-year-old fastpitch player who wants to make the move from Little League to select ball. But none of the select coaches want her since she has a hearing impairment and must wear hearing aids at all times, even during games. Unwilling to take "no" for an answer, Melody becomes determined to prove her hearing impairment is irrelevant and she can compete at the highest level.