Deaf Like Me
Gallaudet University Press, Jan 1, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 285 pages
Deaf Like Me is the moving account of parents coming to terms with their baby girl's profound deafness. The love, hope, and anxieties of all hearing parents of deaf children are expressed here with power and simplicity. In the epilogue, Lynn Spradley as a teenager reflects upon being deaf, her education, her struggle to communicate, and the discovery that she was the focus of her father's and uncle's book. At once moving and inspiring, Deaf Like Me is must reading for every parent, relative, and friend of deaf children everywhere.
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Review: Deaf Like MeUser Review - La - Goodreads
This book really gave me insight into the trials they went through in the fifties to seventies to get where they are today. Read full review
Review: Deaf Like MeUser Review - Misssassykassie - Goodreads
this is a nonfiction book about Thomas Spradley and his family's struggles as they learn how to raise their Deaf child, Lynn. I found this story frustrating, heartwarming, and in the end beautiful. last 4th or so made me tear up a few times. Read full review