What's it like to be deaf?

by Karen Walch | Jun 28, 2021

Show Me a Sign
by Ann Clare LeZotte

This is inspired by the true history of a thriving deaf community on Martha's Vineyard in the early 19th century. A cunning young scientist hopes to discover the origin of the island's prevalent deafness, but his maniacal drive to find answers soon renders Mary a "live specimen" in a cruel experiment. Her struggle to save herself is at the core of this novel.

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El Deafo 
by CeCe Bell

In this funny, poignant graphic novel memoir, author/illustrator Cece Bell chronicles her hearing loss at a young age and her subsequent experiences with the Phonic Ear, a very powerful--and very awkward--hearing aid.

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