Top Children's Books on Deafness

These are the best children's books about deafness and hearing loss that I have read and recommend, or that are recommended by our visitors.

1
Silent Observer

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The true story of a young girl who became deaf in turn of the century Canada.

2
I Have a Sister My Sister is Deaf

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Cover of I Have a Sister My Sister is Deaf. Photo Courtesy of PriceGrabber
This little book is narrated by an older sister, who tells what it is like to have a deaf little sister. Recommended by an About visitor, and I have read this one and have fond memories of it.

3
A Button in Her Ear

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Classic children's book on hearing loss.

4
Can You Hear a Rainbow?

Cover of Can You Hear a Rainbow? The Story of a Deaf Boy Named Chris
Cover of Can You Hear a Rainbow? The Story of a Deaf Boy Named Chris. Photo Courtesy of PriceGrabber
Newer children's book on hearing loss.

5
Let's Talk About Deafness

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Cover of Let's Talk About Deafness. Photo Courtesy of PriceGrabber
Recently published children's book on deafness.

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