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The Story of My Life

The inspiring story of Helen Keller’s triumph over blindness and deafness

By Helen Keller
9-minute read
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The Story of My Life by Helen Keller

The Story of My Life (1903) chronicles the early years of Helen Keller, a young woman who became both deaf and blind at a young age. The book explores the challenges she faced growing up as a child with disabilities, and introduces the amazing people who helped her along the way.

  • People looking to be inspired
  • Students with disabilities
  • People who interact with anyone with special needs

Helen Keller (1880–1968) was an American author, speaker and political activist who was part of the women’s suffrage movement and spoke up for the working classes as a member of the Socialist Party. She devoted her life to helping others. She also helped found the American Civil Liberties Union.

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