** IBBY 2023 Collection of Books for Young People with Disabilities** This nonfiction book for teens provides a history of disability, describes types of disabilities and examines the challenges faced by people living with disabilities...
- Author:Leavitt, HannaloraSummary:
- Author:Langston, LauraSummary:
Paige Larsson, YouTube comedy vlogger, has always used humor to cope with her disability--but an opportunity to compete in stand-up comedy is a big step out of her comfort zone in this novel for teens.
- Author:Taussig, RebekahSummary:
Disability affects all of us, directly or indirectly, at one point or another. By exploring this truth in essays, Taussig illustrates the need for more stories and more voices to understand the diversity of humanity.
Rethinking Normalcy introduces the growing field of disability studies to an undergraduate audience in a variety of disciplines and programs based in the social sciences, humanities, and health sciences. The authors articulate the depth...
- Author:Estacion, ThereseSummary:
Phantompains is a visceral, imaginative collection exploring disability, grief and life by interweaving stark memories with magic surrealism. Taking inspiration from Filipino horror and folk tales, Estacion incorporates some Visayan...
- Author:Sotomayor, SoniaSummary:
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and award-winning artist Rafael Lopez create a kind and caring book about the differences that make each of us unique. Feeling different, especially as a kid, can be tough. But in the same way that...
- Author:Ferreira, LauraSummary:
The autobiography of a survivor of a ruptured brain aneurysm and stroke at age 51, now gratefully living life to the fullest. c2012.
- Author:Kevin L. Cole, PhDSummary:
A review of literature concerning disability studies.
- Author:Withers, A. J.Summary:
An accessible introduction to disability studies, Disability Politics and Theory provides a concise survey of disability history, exploring the concept of disability as it has been conceived from the late 19th century to the present....
- Author:Emmons, AbbieSummary:
When 16-year-old poetry blogger Tessa Dickinson is involved in a car accident and loses her eyesight for 100 days, she feels like her whole world has been turned upside-down. Terrified that her vision might never return, Tessa feels...