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Listening, Learning and Work
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 45,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
Being hard of hearing at work can make life hard especially for both those who experience hearing loss problems, as well as their work colleagues. This book explores the experiences of dealing having a hearing loss and what can be done to create a more productive and comfortable work environment despite it.
Whisper In My Ear
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Mermaid Katrina Lawson has adapted to living on land among humans. Though deaf, the promise of a cochlear implant offers her a ray of hope. Drew Saunders uses his voice as a tool of seduction, but because Katrina is deaf, he must work to build a relationship with her the human way. But Katrina's doctor has discovered her secret. Will she have to sacrifice their love for the good of her species?
Signing
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Sometimes the word “love” doesn’t need to be spoken. A deaf man and a hearing woman fall in love. This is a story about reaching across distances, and the things we do to get through to each other. An earlier version of this short story was published in The Iowa Review. The story is also an excerpt from Teri Kanefield’s novel, Turn On The Light So I Can Hear.
Turn On the Light So I Can Hear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young artist badly in need of money bluffs her way through an interview into a job she is not prepared for. With sign language—nimble and evocative—at its center, Turn On the Light So I Can Hear is about reaching across distances, the transformative powers of art, and finding a place to belong.
The Listening Heart
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman, Fiction » Inspirational
A short story. Deafness separates her from the words of the people around her, but she is determined not to be separated from their hearts.
Deaf Lit Extravaganza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
This celebration of short stories, poems, and essays gives us a glimpse into the Deaf signing community, something that literature by hearing authors featuring deaf characters has rarely done. Even in pieces that are about just one Deaf person, readers get a powerful sense of life in one of the most vibrant and least understood communities.
Tall, Tatted and Tempting
Series: The Reed Brothers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,760. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013 and represented by Night Shift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
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She’s locked up tight. But he might be the key. Logan Reed is tall, tatted and tempting. Kit’s a woman with a mean right hook and a secret. Kit wants a tattoo, but Logan sees more than she intends to share in the drawing of the tat she wants. He sees her in ways no one ever has. Logan’s not disabled; but he hasn’t spoken in eight years. He hasn’t needed to. Until he meets Kit.
Silent Flower "Can You Hear the Screams?"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,170. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While Detective Marc Cabellera tries to heal Jasmine Finn’s troubled past, a serial killer is attacking college students, leaving a trail of brutally raped and tortured victims behind. Marc and his partner John uncover disturbing links between the victims, the deaf community, and unusual sexual practices. The clues are adding up, and Marc fears the worse. Is Jasmine on the killer’s list?
Hear Through My Ears
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hear Through My Ears is a motivational story of a young woman, Tara, who faces the challenges of growing up "hearing impaired" in a hearing world.
Voice Sign
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Henry, although deaf from birth, has no problem getting girls. However the girls he meets only feel sorry for him. But now, there's a new girl working in the lab, and she demonstrates an extraordinary ability. And maybe, just maybe, this girl will be different.