Henry Kisor, a veteran journalist, twice nominated for the Pulitzer Prize, lost his hearing at age three. He recounts the story of his life as a deaf person in a hearing culture in this engaging memoir, which offers a fascinating perspective on both worlds. "A first-rate memoir, notable for its candor, charm, and sensitivity".--The Boston Globe. "Henry Kisor's book may well become an American classic"...--The New York Times Book Review.
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An updated version of the memoir that changed perceptions of the deafAbout the Author:
Henry Kisor is a retired book review editor and literary columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times. He is the author of Zephyr: Tracking a Dream Across America and Flight of the Gin Fizz: Midlife at 4,500 Feet, as well as three mystery novels, Season's Revenge, A Venture into Murder, and Cache of Corpses.
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M014014899X
Book Description Penguin Books, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11014014899X
Book Description Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 014014899X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1807152