Top Sign Language Books

These are the sign language books I have either found most helpful, or that I remember best, or that are recommended by our visitors. If you want to recommend a book, e-mail me!

The Gallaudet Survival Guide to Signing

A reference book with just 500 signs. Buy from Amazon »

The Joy of Signing

A classic of sign language learning that continues its popularity today. Buy from Amazon »

American Sign Language the Easy Way

An instructional book organized with lessons. More »

Basic Course in American Sign Language

This old classic is the one that I had used to teach myself sign language in the beginning. Buy from Amazon »

Sign Language Made Simple

An instructional book for learning sign language. Buy from Amazon »

Signing Illustrated

An instructional book for learning sign language. More »

Random House Webster's American Sign Language Dictionary

A handy dictionary of signs. Someone gave me a copy awhile ago and it is pretty handy for someone who has already learned sign language but needs to look up words. More »

American Sign Language Dictionary

I have not seen this one, but it is known to be a classic dictionary of sign language. More »

Learning American Sign Language

An instructional book for learning sign language. Covers both beginning and intermediate levels. Buy from Amazon »

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