AAQPP: Deafness for Dummies

AAQPP: Deafness for Dummies

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"Why are you telling me this, Felix?"

He shrugs, his eyes focusing on the painting behind me. "I had to let you know that things get better," he signs with honest fingers. "You just need to live alongside your deafness, not in spite of it."

After Astrid Addleston - former Cambridge law student and resident all-rounder - crashes into a tree at too-many-kilometres an hour, she finds herself lacking something very important- her hearing.

With only prejudice and a despondent mood for company, Astrid resigns herself to the idea that her life and ambitions are in ruins.

A pretty girl and a boisterous cooking class full of deaf teenagers are determined to show her otherwise.

cover by the lovely @fiftyshadesofbhuiyan

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  • astrid
  • cooking
  • deafness
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  • lgbt
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  • power10
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