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Deafness -

Related category: Disability
Related booklists: Sign Language, Deafness: Books for Children and Young Adults,

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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 14 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book And Fire Came Down by Emma Viskic
    And Fire Came Down - by Emma Viskic

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781782274551 | ISBN 10: 1782274553

    A SILENT SCREAM The woman can only sign two words: help... family. And then she is gone - a body lying dead in the street.   A TOWN READY TO BURN Caleb's search for her killer takes him back to his hometown of Resurrection Bay. Centuries of raci ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sound: A Story of Hearing Lost and Found by Bella Bathurst
    Sound: A Story of Hearing Lost and Found - by Bella Bathurst

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781781257760 | ISBN 10: 1781257760

    'By the summer of 1998, it had become clear that there was something wrong with my hearing. It didn't happen suddenly but softly, so softly I almost wasn't aware of it happening; sound seemed to have stolen away ...'   For twelve years, Bella ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Silent Garden: A Parent
    The Silent Garden: A Parent's Guide to Raising a Deaf Child - by Paul W. Ogden and David H. Smith

    £24.50   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781563686764 | ISBN 10: 1563686767

    For over 30 years, The Silent Garden has offered parents of deaf children the support and unbiased information needed to fully realize their children’s potential. This completely revised third edition is a must-have resource that will help parents ... more

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  • Cover image of book Ismael and His Sisters by Louise Stern
    Ismael and His Sisters - by Louise Stern

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781847089465 | ISBN 10: 1847089461

    Siblings Ismael, Rosie and Cristina are deaf, and so are many in their Maya village. The deaf and hearing alike communicate in sign language, forming a tightly-knit community with an unsophisticated, simple lifestyle. But when Ismael gets into a figh ... more

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  • Cover image of book El Deafo by Cece Bell
    El Deafo - by Cece Bell

    £7.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781419712173 | ISBN 10: 1419712179

    A 2015 Newbery Honor Book   Going to school and making new friends can be tough. But going to school and making new friends while wearing a bulky hearing aid strapped to your chest? That requires superpowers! In this funny, poignant graphic n ... more

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  • Cover image of book Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf by Oliver Sacks
    Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf - by Oliver Sacks

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780330523646 | ISBN 10: 0330523643

    Imaginative and insightful, Seeing Voices offers a way into a world that is, for many people, alien and unfamiliar for to be profoundly deaf is not just to live in a world of silence, but also to live in a world where the visual is paramount.   ... more

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  • Cover image of book Chattering by Louise Stern
    Chattering - by Louise Stern

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781847081773 | ISBN 10: 1847081770

    Louise Stern's stories are peopled with brave young girls, out to party, travel the world, go a little bit wild. The one thing that marks them out from their peers is that they have grown up deaf. They communicate with the outside world via a complic ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mean Little Deaf Queer: A Memoir by Terry Galloway
    Mean Little Deaf Queer: A Memoir - by Terry Galloway

    £14.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780807073315 | ISBN 10: 0807073318

    When Terry Galloway was born on Halloween, no one knew that an experimental antibiotic given to her mother had wreaked havoc on her fetal nervous system. After her family moved from Berlin, Germany, to Austin, Texas, hers became a deafening, hallucin ... more

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  • Cover image of book What
    What's That Pig Outdoors? A Memoir of Deafness - by Henry Kisor

    £18.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780252077395 | ISBN 10: 0252077393

    An updated version of the memoir that changed perceptions of the deaf.   Henry Kisor lost his hearing at age three to meningitis and encephalitis but went on to excel in the most verbal of professions as a literary journalist. This new and exp ... more

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  • Cover image of book British Sign Language for Dummies (Book and CD ROM) by Faculty of Deaf Education and Learning Support at City Lit.
    British Sign Language for Dummies (Book and CD ROM) - by Faculty of Deaf Education and Learning Support at City Lit.

    £19.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780470694770 | ISBN 10: 0470694777

    Learn British Sign Language quickly and easily with this essential guide and CD-Rom.  This lively guide introduces the key hand shapes and gestures you need to communicate in British Sign Language. The illustrations depict both the actions and ... more

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  • Cover image of book Open Your Eyes: Deaf Studies Talking by H-Dirksen L. Bauman
    Open Your Eyes: Deaf Studies Talking - by H-Dirksen L. Bauman

    £18.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780816646197 | ISBN 10: 0816646198

    A landmark work on the history, future, and implications of deaf studies. This groundbreaking volume introduces readers to the key concepts and debates in deaf studies, offering perspectives on the relevance and richness of deaf ways of being in ... more

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  • Cover image of book Let
    Let's Sign Pocket Dictionary: BSL Concise Beginner's Guide - by Cath Smith

    £9.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780954238469 | ISBN 10: 095423846x

    Over 1,000 up-to-date signs from our popular large format Let's Sign Dictionary in this chunky compact edition for easy use anywhere. Signs for baby and early years, special needs, school and work settings and sign language courses. P ... more

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  • Cover image of book The World I Live in by Helen Keller, edited and with an introduction by Roger Shattuck
    The World I Live in - by Helen Keller, edited and with an introduction by Roger Shattuck

    £9.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9781590170670 | ISBN 10: 1590170679

    Out of print for nearly a century, The World I Live In is Helen Keller's most personal and intellectually adventurous work one that transforms our appreciation of her extraordinary achievements.  Here this preternaturally gifted deaf and blind ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sign In Sight by Cath Smith
    Sign In Sight - by Cath Smith

    £10.99   paperback   (1992) - ISBN 13: 9780285651005 | ISBN 10: 0285651005

    Intended as a companion volume to the author's hugely successful Signs Make Sense, a guide to the principles of British Sign Language (BSL), Sign In Sight is the culmination of a Deaf and hearing working partnership. Its aim is to bridge the crucial ... more

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