Turi’s Book Corner (July 2024)

Thirty Million WordsBy Dr. Dana Suskind This is a book that reminds us of the importance of language. It doesn’t matter if your family uses multiple language, just the need to bombard your child with language.  This book has three main takeaways:  Tune In, paying...

Turi’s Book Corner (April 2024)

Mom Dad Not HearBy Mickey Carola The author of this book is a CODA (child of deaf adults). It is a wonderful book about empathy, advocacy, accessibility, communication and life.  As the mom of a strong daughter who happens to be Deaf, I wish this book was around when...

Turi’s Book Corner (March 2024)

Sky the Deaf Home Run Hero By Mickey Carolan  This book is written by a CODA (child of deaf adult). It was written to honor his father who was a skilled baseball player.  Sky discovers that his superpower is the ability to hit home runs. Even though he’s unable to...

Turi’s Book Corner (January 2024)

The Blue Starfishby Karen Putz  This is a beautiful story for little ones about identity and being unique. It’s beautifully illustrated with rich bright colors. It’s a good reminder that we are all perfect just the way we are. While we may be a bit different, let’s...

Turi’s Book Corner (November 2023)

The Butterfly Cageby Rachel Zemach  This is the memoir of a Teacher of the Deaf in public school who herself is Deaf.   This is a courageous book and what’s wrong in deaf ed and what can make things much better. Language is at the heart of the matter and this book...

Turi’s Book Corner (October 2023)

Fostering Joy Journal for Kids  This is a journal for kids to explore themselves and being deaf or hard of hearing. It’s geared towards kiddos in elementary school and can be done with a trusted grown-up.   It’s filled with fun activities to explore emotions,...