Books tagged: disabilities

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 76 results

Animal Therapy: Healing Power of Pets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Pets help and heal all types of people and provide humans with love and comfort second to none. This is a book that highlights the many ways that animals heal and the gift of unconditional love they give!
Great Gray Meets New Friends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
There is much excitement when the maharaja calls on them for a special assignment. On their journey, they face another GREAT adventure, where they make new friends and overcome more obstacles. This time, their perseverance and positive thinking allow them to help unite a family and fulfill a young prince’s dream.
The Blind History Lady Presents: Albert Gonzales; New Mexico's Blind Man of Firsts
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Albert Gonzales came from a family that touched much of the New Mexico History from the 1850's on up through today. Albert, a blind attorney, and much, much more left his mark in New Mexico history with some of his legal cases involving Julius and Ethel Rosenberg and Reies Tijerina. Blinded in an accident, he discovered that any help or support for him as a blind man was almost non-existent.
Krystal’s Challenges: Questions and Answers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
Krystal Hart has cerebral palsy and uses an electric wheelchair to get around. Three years ago, she was in a special classroom with other kids like her. She is now mainstreamed, and is in second grade. She explains what she can and can not do to the class.
Ido in Autismland. Climbing Out of Autism's Silent Prison.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
"Not speaking is not the same as not thinking." In this remarkable series of essays, a nonverbal autistic teenager, Ido Kedar, argues that severe autism is not a cognitive disorder but a mind/motor disconnect. Chronicling his own story of learning to communicate through typing which enabled him to thrive in a normal education, Ido advocates for a change in the way people with autism are taught.
The Blind History Lady Presents; George Tannehill
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
George Tannehill became a teacher at the Iowa College for the Blind in the late 1860's while a student, after losing his vision as a young adult. From then on, he was the math teacher that even his sighted peers in education wished they could be. His blind students were far better at college level math than most in the state of Iowa. George also was a politician, community builder and leader.
A Voice Unheard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
What are the odds of, illness without a cure, living without solutions, and often a voice unheard? It's an alternate life and, if you're living it, you are not alone! And, if you're not living it, this book is a glimpse at life with Chronic Illness.
When a Diagnosis Changes Everything: A Collection of Stories from Mothers of Special Needs Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Eleven incredible mothers share their children’s diagnosis stories. Though each one is vastly different, one thing remains: a diagnosis changes everything.
Growing Independent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Growing Independent is a workbook companion to A Journey to Independence, and can also function as a stand-alone book. The question-and-answer format is easy to follow and helpful to not only people who have disabilities, young people, and victims of violence, but can also be a life guide for anyone.
In the House on Lakeside Drive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
On the surface, Evan Dyer’s life in Otter Lake seems picture perfect: he’s a fairly successful entrepreneur and co-operator of a boarding house for young people with disabilities alongside his longtime girlfriend Rachel. But Evan is a man with a past, and that past is quickly closing in on him.