Fall 2020

Silent Journey

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Scott Schroeder dreams of a day when he and his father can have a home of their own. Following an accident that took his mother’s life eight years before, doctors discovered Scott was suddenly deaf. Blessed with being an accomplished gymnast and skilled at signing and reading lips, Scott’s biggest challenge is convincing others he is able to do all the same things as those in the hearing world. Picking up on conversations he observes along the way, Scott figures out a big family secret concerning his father and uncle and makes his mind up to play a part in their reconciliation.

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978-1-947159-30-3
$12.74
978-1-947159-32-7
$19.99
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Fiction
Category Diversity
Copyright 2021
Publisher Red Chair Press
Imprint One Elm Books
Language English
Number of Pages 176
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV013060, JUV039150, JUV005000
Dewey [Fic]
Dimensions 6 x 8
Lexile 680
Guided Reading Level S
Features Teaching Guides and eSource

Author: Carl Watson

Carl Watson is an award-winning author. He has taught elementary and middle school language arts and helped write a social studies syllabus for Fort Worth, TX schools. He currently lives in Texas.

Illustrator: Andrew Bosley

Andrew Bosley is a concept artist specializing in illustration for gaming and animation. He earned a BFA from San Jose State University and lives and now works in Arizona.

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Silent Journey

Scott Schroeder dreams of a day when he and his father can have a home of their own. Following an accident that took his mother’s life eight years before, doctors discovered Scott was suddenly deaf. Blessed with being an accomplished gymnast and skilled at signing and reading lips… View available downloads →