Books tagged: deafness

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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: 8,960. 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: 63,820. 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.
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.
A Simple Guide to Deafness and Related Ear Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Deafness is the inability to hear. Causes: A. Conductive hearing loss Here sound waves cannot be transmitted from the external environment to the cochlea. The problem may lie in 1. the external ear canal a. obstruction caused by wax b. obstruction caused by foreign body c. obstruction caused by infection (otitis externa) d. obstruction caused by ear polyps 2. eardrum
Silence Is Multi-Colored In My World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,400. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Flying With Red Haircrow Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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An imaginative collection of memories and observations written from the perspective of a young man who was orphaned early, who was gay, deaf and Russian. He was simple and complex, light-hearted and serious, whimsical and infinitely strong, and when he loved, he loved with all his heart and soul. Winner in Rainbow Awards 2012 category: best biography/memoir.
Three Souls Intertwined
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When the truth comes out, will Abbey, Bethany, and Cathy be able to handle it?