AL Books Featuring People with Disabilities Catalog
TitleThe Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Dyslexia
AuthorMarshall, Abigail
Sub-ImprintAdams Media
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Learning Disabilities
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Reference
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / General
ISBN-139781440564963
On Sale08/18/13
Title StatusBO
US Price$15.95
CDN Price$21.95
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
TitleThe Everything Parent's Guide to Special Education
AuthorMorin, Amanda
Sub-ImprintAdams Media
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Special Education/General
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Education
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Learning Disabilities
ISBN-139781440569678
On Sale05/18/14
Title StatusAS
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
TitleThe Invention of Miracles
AuthorBooth, Katie
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / People with Disabilities
Category Full 3HISTORY / Social History
ISBN-139781501167096
On Sale04/06/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages416
Cover StatusFinal
Finalist for the PEN/Jacqueline Bograd Weld Award for Biography
Finalist for the Mark Lynton History Prize

“Meticulously researched, crackling with insights, and rich in novelistic detail” (Steve Silberman), this “provocative, sensitive, beautifully written biography” (Sylvia Nasar) tells the true—and troubling—story of Alexander Graham Bell’s quest to end deafness.

“Researched and written through the Deaf perspective, this marvelously engaging history will have us rethinking the invention of the telephone.” —Jaipreet Virdi, PhD, author of Hearing Happiness: Deafness Cures in History
TitleI'm Staying at Richard's
AuthorAgius, Bernadette
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People with Disabilities
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/General
ISBN-139781501174568
On Sale07/09/19
Title StatusAS
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages176
Cover StatusFinal
This inspiring, heartfelt, and powerful memoir by a mother of a child with Down syndrome explores the incredible blessings and challenges of raising a child with disabilities.
TitleHow to Be Human
AuthorFleming, Jory
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology/Autism Spectrum Disorders
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
ISBN-139781501180507
On Sale04/20/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages192
Cover StatusFinal
An unforgettable, unconventional narrative that examines the many ways to be fully human, told by the first young adult with autism to attend Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar.
TitleThe Summer We Lost Her
AuthorCohen, Tish
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Family Life/Marriage & Divorce
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
Category Full 3FICTION / Literary
ISBN-139781501199684
On Sale06/04/19
Title StatusAS
US Price$16.99
CDN Price
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
For fans of Jodi Picoult and Anna Quindlen, comes an “astonishingly profound…exquisitely written drama” (Caroline Leavitt, New York Times bestselling author of Pictures of You) about a husband and a wife, a missing child, and the complicated family secrets that can derail even the best of marriages.
TitleThe Plan
AuthorSeiler, Kelly B
Sub-ImprintStrebor Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Romance/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Romance/Contemporary
Category Full 3FICTION / General
ISBN-139781593096700
On Sale09/20/16
Title StatusAS
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages464
Cover StatusFinal
A dynamic and heartwarming love story between two individuals with seemingly little in common: a woman who is left alone after the deaths of her husband and children and a trilateral amputee on the other side of the globe.
TitleThe Pretty One
AuthorBrown, Keah
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People with Disabilities
Category Full 3HUMOR / Form/Essays
ISBN-139781982100544
On Sale08/06/19
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
From the disability rights advocate and creator of the #DisabledAndCute viral campaign, a thoughtful, inspiring, and charming collection of essays exploring what it means to be black and disabled in a mostly able-bodied white America.
TitleThe Beauty of Dusk
AuthorBruni, Frank
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Medical
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Aging
ISBN-139781982108571
On Sale03/01/22
Title StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
From New York Times columnist and bestselling author Frank Bruni comes a wise and moving memoir about aging, affliction, and optimism after partially losing his eyesight.
TitleThe Museum of Forgotten Memories
AuthorHarris, Anstey
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Women
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781982126896
On Sale11/03/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
“Moving.” —Booklist (starred review)

At Hatters Museum of the Wide Wide World, where the animals never age but time takes its toll, one woman must find the courage to overcome the greatest loss of her life.