Disability Awareness – Recommended Reads

FICTION

Dreams They Forgot, Emma Ashmere, Wakefield Press
Shaping the Fractured Self, Heather Taylor Johnson (ed), UWA Publishing 
Rupture, Susan Varga, UWA Publishing

NON-FICTION

Hysteria, Katerina Bryant, NewSouth
Boomer and Me, Jo Case, Wakefield Press
Growing Up Disabled in Australia, Carly Findlay (ed), Black Inc Books
Say Hello, Carly Findlay, Harper Collins
Diving Into Glass, Caro Llewellyn, Penguin Books Australia
Show Me Where it Hurts, Kylie Maslen, Text Publishing
Unseen, Jacinta Parsons, Affirm Press ⠀
Portrait of the Artist’s Mother: Dignity, Creativity and Disability, Fiona Place, Spinifex Press
Finding a Different Kind of Normal, Jeanette Purkis FootPrint Books⠀
Hearing Maud, Jessica White, UWA Publishing ⠀
Freelancing with a Disability During Covid-19, Carly Findlay, Feminist Writers Festival
Say Hello: Doing Disability Activism My Own Way, Carly Findlay, Feminist Writers Festival

KIDS

Future Girl, Asphyxia, Allen & Unwin
There’s a Shark in the Loo, Sharon Boyce & Suzanne Houghton, Larrikin House
Lenny’s Book of Everything- Karen Foxlee, Allen & Unwin 
Red Day, Sandy Fussell, Walker Books Australia
The Theory of Hummingbirds, Michelle Kadarusman, UQP
Please Don’t Hug Me, Kay Kerr, Text Publishing
Fergus and Delilah, Erin Knutt & Misa Alexander, Fergus & Delilah
Meet Me At The Intersection, Rebecca Lim & Ambelin Kwaymullina, Fremantle Press⠀⠀
Some Brains: A Book Celebrating Neurodiversity, Nelly Thomas & Cat MacInnes, Black Inc
Peta Lyre’s Rating Normal, Anna Whateley, Allen & Unwin 

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