Duke the Deaf dog learns that some noises are loud and some are quiet.
Whether it's a tapping crayon, a beeping fire drill, or a crinkly candy wrapper, both parents and children alike will understand the need to know the difference between noises.
A fun, engaging way to teach children that some noises are not polite.
Bonus American Sign Language material inside:
Learn 12 ASL signs within the story.
Learn Rules of Etiquette in Deaf Communities.
Watch the Deaf Culture lesson, vocabulary words, and the complete story signed on video using the link provided in the book.
Watch a deaf parent sign the Farts Make Noise story on video using the link provided in the book.
About the Author Brakenhoff, Kelly: - KELLY BRAKENHOFF writes the Cassandra Sato Mystery series including DEATH BY DISSERTATION, a 2020 RONE Award Mystery Finalist, and DEAD WEEK, a diverting whodunit, (Publishers Weekly). Kelly is an American Sign Language Interpreter whose motivation for learning ASL began in high school when she wanted to converse with her deaf friends. NEVER MIND, her first children's picture book introducing Duke the Deaf Dog and illustrated by her sister, Theresa Murray, has quickly become popular with children, parents, and educators for promoting inclusive conversations about children with differences. Follow her Facebook page @kellybrakenhoffauthor for the latest news.Murray, Theresa: - Theresa Murray has been creating custom art and murals for over 20 years. She pulls from her past as a grooming assistant to inspire the dog personalities for this series. Theresa lives in Omaha, Nebraska with her husband, two sons, and their Westie, Tinkerbell.