Adult Book Lists:
Overcoming Physical and Mental Hurdles Nonfiction

[Printable book list]

Stephen Hawking
My Brief History (only in ebook)

Ruth Sidransky / 306.874 S
In Silence: Growing Up Hearing in a Deaf World

H. G. Bissinger / 306.8742 BISSINGE
Father's Day: A Journey Into the Mind and Heart of My Extraordinary Son

Traci Foust / 362.196 FOUST
Nowhere Near Normal: A Memoir of OCD

Jonathan Mooney / 362.196 MOONEY
The Short Bus: A Journey Beyond Normal

Harriet McBryde Johnson / 362.196748 JOHNSON
Too Late to Die Young: Nearly True Tales From a Life

Various Authors / 362.196895 VOICES
Voices of Bipolar Disorder: The Healing Companion: Stories for Courage, Comfort and Strength

DVD 362.4 EMMANUEL
Emmanuel's Gift

Patrick Henry Hughes / 362.4092 HUGHES
I Am Potential: Eight Lessons on Living, Loving, and Reaching Your Dreams

Brooke and Jean Ellison / 362.43 ELLISON
Miracles Happen: One Mother, One Daughter, One Journey

Naoki Higashida / 616.85882 HIGASHID
The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy With Autism (also on ebook)

Kristina Morgan / 616.8980092 MORGAN
Mind Without a Home: A Memoir of Schizophrenia

Nicole C. Kear / 617.735 KEAR
Now I See You

James Reston / 618.92 RESTON
Fragile Innocence: A Father's Memoir of His Daughter's Courageous Journey

Michael Schofield / 618.92 SCHOFIEL
January First: A Child's Descent Into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her

Kim Stagliano / 618.92 STAGLIAN
All I Can Handle: I'm No Mother Teresa: A Life Raising Three Daughters With Autism

Kristine Barnett / 618.9285882 BARNETT
The Spark: A Mother's Story of Nurturing Genius

Kathryn U. Hulings / 618.92858842 HULINGS
Life With a Superhero: Raising Michael Who Has Down Syndrome

Michael J. Fox / 791.4302 FOX
Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist

Marlee Matlin / 791.43028092 MATLIN
I'll Scream Later

Howie Mandel / 792.7028092 MANDEL
Here's the Deal: Don't Touch Me

Mark Zupan / 796.333092 ZUPAN
Gimp: When Life Deals You a Crappy Hand, You Can Fold — Or You Can Play

Jim Abbott / 796.357092 ABBOTT
Imperfect: An Improbable Life

Ashley Fiolek / 796.75092 FIOLEK
Kicking Up Dirt: A True Story of Determination, Deafness, and Daring

Christopher Nolan / 823.914 NOLAN
Under the Eye of the Clock: A Memoir

Michael Hingson / 974.71044092 HINGSON
Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust at Ground Zero

Kevin Michael Connolly / B CONNOLLY
Double Take: A Memoir

Mary Eileen Cronin / B CRONIN
Mermaid: A Memoir of Resilience

Laura Flynn / B FLYNN
Swallow the Ocean: A Memoir

Ellen Forney / B FORNEY
Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo & Me: A Graphic Memoir

Joshua Hanagarne / B HANAGARN
The World's Strongest Librarian: A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family

Zoe Koplowitz / B KOPLOWIT
The Winning Spirit: Life Lessons Learned in Last Place

Kyle Maynard / B MAYNARD
No Excuses: The True Story of a Congenital Amputee Who Became a Champion in Wrestling and In Life