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About “The Way We See It”

“The Way We See It” is a book about the realities and challenges of losing sight, but not vision. It is an anthology of memoir, narrative and poetry.
The book was written by 54 people living with vision loss or blindness, mainly in and around the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area. They contributed personal essays and poems that range from funny to deeply sad to breathtakingly adventurous. The result of our clients’ care and passion is a book of 65 original perspectives, professionally edited, published to great acclaim by readers across the country.

 

Frequently Asked Questions about “The Way We See It”

I want to buy the ebook. Which file format do I choose?
“The Way We See It” is available in three ebook formats: PDF, Mobi and Epub. To learn more about these file types, visit this page. Or contact Iris to find the right format for you: iris@vlrw.org or 612-843-3425.

 

Is “The Way We See it” available at my local public library?
It could be! Click here to learn how you can request the book from your local library.

 

Does BARD carry “The Way We See it”?
Yes, Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) carries “The Way We See It.” Search for DBC02631. Author: Vision Loss Resources. Title: Way We See It, The.

 

Can I get “The Way We See It” from State Services for the Blind?
Yes. If you are vision impaired and eligible for services from Minnesota State Services for the Blind, “The Way We See It” is available in accessible formats through the Communication Center at Minnesota State Services for the Blind.  For more information call 651-642-0885 or 1-800-652-9000 or visit their website.

 

I am having difficulties purchasing the book.
Please contact Iris at iris@vlrw.org or 612-843-3425 for assistance with any issues you encounter.

 

Is “The Way We See it” available at public libraries?
It could be. Tell your local library system that you want “The Way We See It”!  Click here to learn how to request the book from your local library!

 

Does BARD carry “The Way We See it”?
Yes! Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) carries “The Way We See It.” Search for DBC02631. Author: Vision Loss Resources. Title: Way We See It, The.

 

I am eligible for State Services for the Blind materials, can I get “The Way We See It” from them?
If you are vision impaired, this book is available in accessible formats for no charge through the Communication Center at Minnesota State Services for the Blind.  For more information call 651-642-0885 or 1-800-652-9000 or visit their website here

 

I want to buy the ebook. Which file format do I choose?
“The Way We See It” Is available in 3 formats: PDF, Mobi and Epub. These formats should cover the vast majority of free and paid readers. An excellent page that covers the information concisely as possible about these file types as well as options for free and paid readers is http://bookstore.gpo.gov/eBook-Readers-Digital-Formats. If this page does not answer your question or you continue to experience difficulty, please contact us here.

 

I did not receive an emailed receipt or link to download.
Please make sure to check any spam folders you have. If you still cannot locate your receipt or the link to download, please contact us here for purchasing technical support.

 

I am having difficulties purchasing the book online.
Please contact us here for purchasing technical support and describe the difficulty you are having.