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Books with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Characters
From memoirs of growing up deaf to epic fantasies and nail-biting thrillers, these books offer mirrors and windows into the lives of kids and teens who have hearing loss. Reading these books can promote understanding, compassion, and tolerance among hearing readers -- as well as give kids who are deaf and hard of hearing a chance to see relatable characters through compelling stories. For more affirming stories, check out our Books with Characters Who Have Physical Disabilities and Books That Promote Diversity and Inclusion.