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Young Readers

Listen for the Bus: David's Story

by Mcmahon, Patricia

A real-life look at David, who is blind and deaf, as he begins kindergarten.

Moses Goes to School

by Millman, Isaac

Moses and his friends enjoy the first day of school at their special school for the deaf and hard of hearing, where they use sign language to talk to each other.

Moses Goes to a Concert

by Millman, Isaac

Moses and his schoolmates, all deaf, attend a concert where the percussionist is also deaf.

Moses Goes to the Circus

by Millman, Isaac

Experience the Big Apple's Circus of the Senses Moses and his family are going to the circus. Not just any circus but the Big Apple's Circus of the Senses!

Nobody's Perfect

by Matlin, Marlee and Cooney, Doug

"She's practically perfect," Megan said thoughtfully. She repeated the new girl's name, practicing the way Ms. Endee had written it on the whiteboard. Alexis Powell.

Rocky Road

by Kent, Rose

Ice cream warms the heart, no matter what the weather. That's the Dobson family motto. Whenever things get tough, they break out the special heart-shaped bowls and make sundaes.

Ruby Lu, Empress of Everything

by Look, Lenore and Wilsdorf, Anne

When Ruby's cousin Flying Duck emigrates from China to live with her, Ruby decides the best thing about Flying Duck is that she is a great new friend. BUT the worst thing about Flying Duck is that now, no one speaks English at home.

Secret Signs: Escape Through the Underground Railroad

by Riggio, Anita

A deaf child helps pass information along the Underground Railroad using a paintbrush and a panoramic egg.

Service Dogs (Dog Heroes)

by Tagliaferro, Linda

Introduces the reader to the different types of service dogs and the ways they help their partners.

The Cloak of Dreams: Chinese Fairy Tales

by Zipes, Jack and Balázs, Béla and Lydis, Mariette

A man is changed into a flea and must bring his future parents together in order to become human again. A woman convinces a river god to cure her sick son, but the remedy has mixed consequences.

The Deaf Musicians

by Seeger, Pete and Jacobs, Paul Dubois

Lee, a jazz pianist, has to leave his band when he begins losing his hearing, but he meets a deaf saxophone player in a sign language class and together they form a snazzy new band.

The Printer

by Uhlberg, Myron

A young boy tells the story of his deaf father who loved working as a printer for a major newspaper but was saddened by the fact that his hearing coworkers ignored him because he couldn't talk.--School Library Journal.

The Story of Alexander Graham Bell, Inventor of the Telephone

by Davidson, Margaret

A readable, interesting biography of the famous inventor, paying equal attention to his scientific achievements, his personal life, and his lifelong work with the deaf. There are several odd omissions, though, including why Bell adopted the middle name Graham; the spilled-acid aspect of the first telephone message and Bell's demonstration of the telephone before Queen Victoria.

The Story of Annie Sullivan, Helen Keller's Teacher

by Selden, George

A biography of the woman who taught a deaf-blind girl how to communicate with others.

The Touch of Magic

by Hickok, Lorena A.

The story of Helen Keller's great teacher, Anne Sullivan Macy

Who Was Helen Keller?

by Thompson, Gare

At age two, Helen Keller became deaf and blind. She lived in a world of silence and darkness and she spent the rest of her life struggling to break through it. But with the help of teacher Annie Sullivan, Helen learned to read, write, and do many amazing things.

Teens

Belonging

by Scott, Virginia M.

After contracting meningitis, a fifteen-year-old girl becomes deaf and must struggle with accepting her hearing loss and being accepted by her friends and family.

Deaf Child Crossing

by Matlin, Marlee

Despite the fact that Megan is deaf and Cindy can hear, the two girls become friends when Cindy moves into Megan's neighborhood, but when they go away to camp, their friendship is put to the test.

Dovey Coe

by Dowell, Frances O'Roark

There have been Coes living in the mountains of Indian Creek, North Carolina, going on forever, and everyone in town is amazed that twelve-year-old Dovey might ur and do such a terrible thing.

Five Flavors of Dumb

by John, Antony

The 2011 Schneider Family Teen Book Award! The Challenge: Piper has one month to get the rock band Dumb a paying gig. The Deal: If she does it, Piper becomes the band's manager gets a share of the profits. But: Piper is Deaf.

Helen Keller: From Tragedy to Triumph

by Wilkie, Katharine E.

Focusing on her childhood years, this biography is about Helen Keller who overcame her handicaps with the help of her teacher Anne Sullivan. Juvenile literature.

Hue & Cry

by Yates, Elizabeth

Jared Austin, staunch member of the mutual protection society that defends his 1830s New Hampshire community against thieves, tries to temper justice with mercy when his deaf daughter Melody befriends a young Irish immigrant who has stolen a horse.

Hurt Go Happy

by Rorby, Ginny

Thirteen-year-old Joey Willis is used to being left out of conversations. Though she's been deaf since the age of six, Joey's mother has never allowed her to learn sign language.

Mary Mehan Awake

by Armstrong, Jennifer

While working as a servant in the home of a naturalist, Mary Mehan gradually recovers from the numbing effects of her experience as a Civil War nurse and falls in love with a man who had lost his hearing.

Miss Spitfire

by Miller, Sarah

Annie Sullivan was little more than a half-blind orphan with a fiery tongue when she arrived at Ivy Green in 1887.

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