Entries in SLP Book Club (10)


SLP Book Club: Out of My Mind

I have a short list of books that I wish were "required" reading for everyone. Books that powerfully describe what life is like for individuals who are nonverbal. Books that illustrate the power of communication. Books like Petey and Ghost Boy. I now have another to add the the list. In fact, I think Out of My Mind goes straight to the top of the list.

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SLP Book Club: the curious incident of the dog in the night-time

In a word, this book is eccentric.

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SLP Book Club: Schuyler's Monster: A Father's Journey with His Wordless Daughter

Once I started it, I did not want to put it down. Robert Rummel-Hudson's writing is honest, raw, and poignant. He has a dry wit and sense of humor that I appreciate.

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SLP Book Club: Anything But Silent

Anything But Silent by Kathy & Kate Hennessy is a short book written by a mother and daughter sharing their family's journey through Childhood Apraxia of Speech (CAS). I had been looking forward to reading this book since I first heard about it when it was released in 2013. It is a collection of memories written over a 15 year period...

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SLP Book Club: Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend: A Novel

This month's SLP Book Club book was Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend: A Novel by Matthew Dicks. As far as story lines go, this one is definitely original and unique.

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