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On My Own Two Feet: From Losing My Legs to Learning the Dance of Life
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Amy Purdy, who inspired a nation on Dancing with the Stars and has been called a hero by Oprah Winfrey, reveals the intimate details of her triumphant comeback from the brink of death to making history as a Paralympic snowboarder.
In this poignant ...
Like Any Normal Day: A Story of Devotion
Winner of the 2013 PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing, Like Any Normal Day is a profound, powerful narrative of a golden boy's tragedy, a woman's unlived life, and a brother's complicated devotion. In the mid-1970s, brothers Buddy and Jimmy M...
Max Starkloff and the Fight for Disability Rights
By Missouri History Museum
In 1959, at the age of 21, Max Starkloff was in a car accident that left him paralyzed from the neck down. His doctors doubted he would live longer than a few days, and, if he survived, the hope for his quality of life would be minimal. How did this ...
Unstoppable in Stilettos: A Girl's Guide to Living Tall in a Small World
By Health Communications Inc
Here's how to live large every day and kick butt along the way! How does a girl who was originally predicted to live a wheelchair-bound existence become adventurous, self-assured, successful - and unflappable? Standing 4 feet 2 inches tall in flats (...
Carry On: A Story of Resilience, Redemption, and an Unlikely Family
In the spirit of The Blind Side and Friday Night Lights comes a tender and profoundly moving memoir about an ESPN producer's unexpected relationship with two disabled wrestlers from inner city Cleveland and how these bonds - blossoming, ultimately, i...
Ruff Road to Glory
By Book Publishers Network
Gradually going blind in his 20s, Rich Ruffalo refused to face reality. And then, one rainy evening, unable to make sense of the road before him, he suddenly felt his car thud against a little girl.
Jolted into reality, Ruffalo refused to be knocked...
Father's Day: A Journey into the Mind and Heart of My Extraordinary Son
By Brand: Simon n Schuster Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
Acclaimed Friday Night Lights author Buzz Bissinger shares the moving and uplifting tale of his cross-country journey with his adult savant son who suffered brain damage at birth.Buzz Bissinger’s twin sons were born three minutes—and a world—ap...
The Point of Vanishing: A Memoir of Two Years in Solitude
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
On a clear May afternoon at the end of his junior year at Harvard, Howard Axelrod played a pick-up game of basketball. In a skirmish for a loose ball, a boy's finger hooked behind Axelrod's eyeball and left him permanently blinded in his right eye. A...
Against Medical Advice: One Family's Struggle with an Agonizing Medical Mystery
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Cory Friedman woke up one morning when he was five years old with the uncontrollable urge to shake his head and his life was never the same again. From that day forward his life became a hell of uncontrollable tics, urges, and involuntary utterances....
Just Add Water: A Surfing Savant's Journey With Asperger's
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4.9 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Clay Marzo has an almost preternatural gift with a surfboard. From his first moments underwater (he learned to swim at two months old) to his first ventures atop his father's surfboard as a toddler, it was obvious that Marzo's single-minded focus on ...
Pure Heart: A Spirited Tale of Grace, Grit, and Whiskey
By HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
[Read by Rosemary Benson]The remarkable and charming true story of how a pearl-wearing Southern woman and devoted full-time mother of two developmentally challenged sons became the country's foremost legal distiller of traditional Appalachian moonshi...
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
By Brand: Random House Audio
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2 cassettes / 2 hoursUnabridgedRead by Rene AuberjonoisIn 1995, Jean-Dominique Bauby was the editor-in-chief of French Elle, the father of two young childen, a 44-year-old man known and loved for his wit, his style, and his impassioned approach to li...
The Boy Who Played with Fusion: Extreme Science, Extreme Parenting, and How to Make a Star
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
[Read by P.J. Ochlan] This is the story of how an American teenager became the youngest person ever to build a working nuclear fusion reactor. By the age of nine, Taylor Wilson had mastered the science of rocket propulsion. At eleven, his grandmother...
Expecting Adam: A True Story of Birth, Rebirth, and Everyday Magic
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4.1 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
"He says you'll never be hurt as much by being open as you have been by remaining closed."The messenger is a school janitor with a master's in art history who claims to be channeling "from both sides of the veil." "He" is Adam, a three-year-old who h...
I'm Walking as Straight as I Can: Transcending Disability in Hollywood and Beyond
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Born with cerebral palsy, Geri Jewell inspired a generation of young people when she became the first person with a disability to appear in a recurring role on prime-time television, with her groundbreaking character, Cousin Geri, on the NBC sitcom T...
Modified Flight Plan
By Woodchippers and Wings
Most 16 year-old kids joyride in Daddy's pickup. Not Brian Thomas. Instead, you find him out buzzing the football team in Daddy's airplane. Flying is his life - it's in his blood. Both of his parents are pilots. His older brother is in the Air Force....
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