Sunny and her Cochlear Implants

by Susanna Dussling



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/3/2010

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 8.5x8.5
Page Count : 34
ISBN : 9781452016368

About the Book

Follow Sunny as she lives her life as a deaf child, in a hearing world, with hearing aids. Then, her life changes when her aids no longer help - but there is a solution.

Sunny is about hope, acceptance and a positive "can do" attitude.

This book is the first in a new series. In future books, follow Sunny's adventures as she uses special tools such as a bed-shaker alarm clock, flashing telephone signaler, etc. to live her life.

About the Author

Susanna Dussling was born on Long Island, New York. She and her parents and a younger brother moved to Houston, Texas when she was 10 years old. Having completed high school and college with honors, she works in management in the retail industry. Her favorite past time is spent with her performance Arabian horses.

Susanna was born with a profound hearing loss. Hearing aids enabled Susanna to to grow up in a hearing world. However, in adulthood, she suffered a devastating setback: Sudden Deafness. She then became a successful bilateral Cochlear Implant Wearer.

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