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From Heart into Art: Interviews with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Artists and Their Allies
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
For over a decade, Raymond Luczak, author of Silence Is a Four-Letter Word: On Art & Deafness, has been interviewing Deaf and hard of hearing artists and their allies about their creative and arts accessibility work. This volume features over 70 people sharing what it means to be an artist who happens to be different.
I Stole You: Stories from the Fae
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,560. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017 by Handtype Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literary collections » Gay & lesbian
You might get stolen too. In these wide-ranging stories told from the perspectives of a Thai ghost, an Irish fairy trapped in a dog’s body, a crow fae, an Icelandic birch tree elf, a dream thief, and other shapeshifting creatures, Kristen Ringman examines whether these fae would love a human or kill them after a close look into their hearts.
After the Cochlear Implant: A Teacher and Parent Guide to Developing Speech and Language
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017 by YourSpecs. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
In this book, you will find strategies for language and/or speech development to be used after a cochlear implant, going by order of the months following surgery; for example, what you might do a few months after surgery, 6 months after, 18 months after, etc. building on what is learned and adding new sounds to those that the brain has learned to interpret.
The Tower
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: Australian English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
The gigantic tower came down and upsets the Swan River waters outside the City of Perth, and you are hooked up by the tower, and the only way of escape is inside, where you hopes to find a way down the tower to the ground level in order to escape the nightmare inside the tower. Will you escape the tower? Will you gets back to your wife?
Of Secrets and Sound
Series: Secrets of the Lion. Pre-release—available October 13, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The year is 1873 and society has no room for deaf Edward Rollin. Desperate to help his friends Ambrose Walsh and Abigail Hunt stop a growing plague, Edward decides to try a new method of searching, bringing him closer to a cure--and danger. Told through both Edward’s letters and third person, Of Secrets and Sound is the long awaited sequel to Of Secrets, Letters, and Lions.
Best Podcasts: People with Disabilities
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Podcasting, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
An annotated guide to 24 podcasts by and about people with disabilities. Includes 12 podcasts about physical disabilities, and 12 about neurodiversity and mental health issues. Recommended apps for listening are included, along with the benefits of podcasts. This guide is for anyone interested in podcasts on these topics and for those who recommend podcasts to others.
Cold Sweat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Can Colonel Matheson untangle the mystery, conquer the mountains and the past in time to save Hope?
Fairy Earmuffs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Amanda doesn't think she's slow, but everyone else seems to. When she finds a pair of magic earmuffs that allow her to hear fairies, everything changes.
My Acoustic Nemesis - Life Before, During And After An Acoustic Neuroma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
By the time I was diagnosed with an acoustic neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma), it was the size of a walnut. Within a short time, booked in for a big operation, I was facing some major lifestyle changes, deafness, facial paralysis and loss of balance. This book offers a unique first-hand account of the days, weeks, months and years post-operation and what to expect as part of the recovery process.
Connected: How a Cochlear Implant Made Me More Deaf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Born deaf, John Cradden grew up as a 'hearing' person - mainstream schools, no sign language, no deaf friends. In his late thirties he went almost completely deaf and chose to get a cochlear implant. In this honest account, he describes the long but fascinating process of getting one and its success. But, in a curious twist, he also writes about how he ended up feeling more 'Deaf' than hearing.