A Loss for Words: The Story of Deafness in a Family

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Harper Collins, Oct 4, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 224 pages

From the time she was a toddler, Lou Ann Walker was the ears and voice for her deaf parents. Their family life was warm and loving, but outside the home, they faced a world that misunderstood and often rejected them.

 

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Contents

Prologue
1
Watching
5
Rearview Mirror
7
Missed Connections
15
Mom
24
Dad
34
Good Sound
43
Untold Secrets
50
Fitting In
115
Learning
129
Broken Ears
133
Commencement
141
Metaphor
147
Vani Fires
165
Quicksand
175
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183

Listening
69
Spies
71
Telepathy
96
Home ytyiin
197
Epilogue
204
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