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LeZotte, Ann Clare

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: It is 1805 and Mary Lambert has always felt safe among the deaf community of Chilmark on Martha's Vineyard where practically everyone communicates in a shared sign language, but recent events have shattered her life; her brother George has died, land disputes between English settlers and the Wampanoag people are becoming increasingly bitter, and a "scientist" determined to discover the origins...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LEZ

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LEZ

LeZotte, Ann Clare

Summary: Three years after being kidnapping from her home in Martha's Vineyard, fourteen-year-old Mary Lambert receives a letter from Nora O'Neal, a servant in the house where she was held, who tells her of an eight-year-old girl where she is now employed whom Nora believes to be a deaf-mute, but who is being treated as insane, and asks Mary to come and teach the nameless child; a little scared, but...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LEZ

Napoli, Donna Jo

Summary: "Highlights the bond between a mother and her child while providing a gentle introduction to sign language during their day at the beach"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harry N Abrams Inc 2014

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE NAP

Greenidge, Kaitlyn

Summary: The Freeman family--Charles, Laurel, and their daughters, teenage Charlotte and nine-year-old Callie--have been invited to the Toneybee Institute in rural Massachusetts to participate in a research experiment. They will live in an apartment on campus with Charlie, a young chimp abandoned by his mother. The Freemans were selected for the experiment because they know sign language; they are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Fantasy, Call number: Fiction Greenridge 2017

Boyle, T. Coraghessan

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Summary: When animal behaviorist Guy Schermerhorn demonstrates on a TV game show that he has taught Sam, his juvenile chimp, to speak in sign language, Aimee Villard, an undergraduate at Guy's university, is so taken with the performance that she applies to become his assistant. A romantic and intellectual attachment soon morphs into an interspecies love triangle that pushes hard at the boundaries of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2021

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Greenidge, Kaitlyn.

Summary: The Freeman family--Charles, Laurel, and their daughters, teenage Charlotte and nine-year-old Callie--have been invited to the Toneybee Institute in rural Massachusetts to participate in a research experiment. They will live in an apartment on campus with Charlie, a young chimp abandoned by his mother. The Freemans were selected for the experiment because they know sign language; they are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Greenidge 2016

Mills, Claudia

Summary: Boogie Bass feels his best friend, Nolan, is better than he at everything, even caring for Boogie's little brothers, but an after-school camp reveals Boogie's talent at communicating using American Sign Language. Includes facts about ASL.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret Ferguson Books, Holiday House 2021

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MIL

Elkins, Kimberly.

Summary: Presents a fictionalized account of the life and challenges of Laura Bridgman, the first deaf and blind woman to learn language, and those who helped her, including the founder of the Perkins Institute, with whom she was in love, and her beloved teacher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELK

Browne, Anthony

Summary: When a gorilla who knows sign language tells his keepers that he is lonely, they bring him a very special friend.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRO

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Browne, Anthony

Summary: When a gorilla who knows sign language tells his keepers that he is lonely, they bring him a very special friend.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Browne 2009

Millman, Isaac.

Summary: Moses and his schoolmates, all deaf, attend a concert where the orchestra's percussionist is also deaf. Includes illustrations in sign language and a page showing the manual alphabet.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MIL

Riekehof, Lottie L.

Summary: This is a guide for mastering the current basic signs used to communicate with deaf people in either the word order of the English language or in the American Sign Language pattern. It provides the basic vocabulary needed for persons entering interpreter training programs. Over 1500 signs have been illustrated and are grouped by chapter into their natural categories. Includes line drawings and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Logion Press 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 419 RIE

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