Friends, by Theron Parker and Daniel Winship

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buyatamazonThis delightful children’s book tells a visual story about two boys who meet randomly in an alley. One is deaf and the other hearing; together, they work together to figure out how to communicate. The pages are filled with rich, colorful illustrations. This sweet, simple and easy-to-understand story is great for people of all ages, and shows that all it takes to make a new friend is an open mind and a willingness to try new things, like sign language.

Paperback: $14.99
E-book: $9.99

 

About the Author

theronwebTheron Parker leads a notable career as a performer, instructor and presenter. Renowned for his ABC stories, Theron has produced four DVDs: In the Minds of Ed and Theron, Have ASL, Will Travel: Fables from Around the World, Folklore from Around the World, and Little Deaf Spies. Theron also appeared in Forget Me Not, and served as an assistant producer for ASL Films. A certified Baby Signs instructor, he teaches literacy through American Sign Language for his non-profit organization, ABC ASL, and through his videos on YouTube.  For Theron, ASL storytelling is the most beautiful music imaginable. He aspires to expose as many deaf children and hearing people as possible to the natural beauty and expressiveness of ASL. With several books in the works, Theron wishes to thank his partner Mindy Moore for igniting the spark that led to this book.

About the Illustrator

DanielwinshipwebDaniel Winship is a Deaf artist who was born and raised in Maine. With a bachelor’s degree in illustration from the Ringling College of Art and Design, Daniel works in illustration among other medias, and is thrilled to be part of this book. He lives in Maine with his family, and together, they enjoy the seasons and activities Maine offers, including hiking, cross-country skiing, and biking.