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Best Podcasts: People with Disabilities
Pre-release—available April 6, 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. 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: 13,320. 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.
Various Pieces
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
VARIOUS PIECES is a small collection of flash fiction written by Nicholas Kovacevich. The three stories are about a gay couple having an adventure getting their daughter to take a bath, an executive fending off a deadly attack from a rival corporation, and two students working out the puzzle of their chemical lab.
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.
VoiceOver With the Brailliant Braille Display
You set the price! Words: 38,520. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer literacy, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware / personal computers / Macintosh
Improve your braille skills while learning to navigate VoiceOver. With this manual, you'll practice step by step processes and build the foundation to work with nearly any program on the Mac with either the Brailliant Braille Display, or spoken VoiceOver itself. This foundation can be built upon as the Mac adds more programs, changes apps and programs, and adapts Siri for the Mac.
Team Smash
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Black Mare Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
In this inspirational story, a promising show horse overcomes the challenge of being deaf to become a champion. After he retires from the show ring, he finds his way to Houston, where he struggles to adapt to his new job as a police horse. But when one amazing special needs horse meets five amazing special needs girls, it is nothing short of magic!
Catching the Light
Price: Free! Words: 27,830. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Biographical
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A compelling and heart warming set of four short stories by Mary Grand, author of ‘Free to Be Tegan’.
First Things First: Ensuring Auditory Access
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / communicative disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
First Things First: Ensuring Auditory Access describes six evidence-based strategies to help educators, speech-language pathologists, parents, and student teachers/clinicians ensure that a child with hearing loss is receiving auditory access to spoken language. The strategies focus on understanding what a child hears and facilitating the best hearing experience for a child during intervention.