From Publishers Weekly
"[A] beautiful book . . . Mahoney becomes an exceptional translator for the blind, mediating for what she ends up seeing as two groups of people: those who see with their eyes, and those who see with their minds."
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I have enjoyed other Mahoney's books and this is no exception. It is the best book I have found to gain insight into the lives of the blind and reexamine my own awareness of life... Read morePublished 13 days ago by Bradley J Williams
A personal journey and a history of the treatment of the blind around the world. Well done, insightful.Published 16 days ago by amy
This is a tremendous book. The author focuses on the capability of people who are blind, not just the difficulty they may face. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Tori Johnson
Exciting read about blind people in exotic lands. Vivid word pictures by this author, who DOES see and record every detail from every sensation available. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Sue Payne
Great read. I really enjoyed this book and the writer's style. It made me very sensitive to those in other parts of the world who have been born without sight as well as those who... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Patricia I.
Very good read about the historical treatment of the blind as well as insight into the experiences of those who later gained sight. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Momstur
Rosemary Mahoney is a wonderful writer with a great ear for dialog. She opened up an interesting perspective of those who cannot see because those of us who can, find it almost... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Tamara
I really liked this book. It gives such insight into a world I could never know personally. The writing is conversational and draws you in to her perspective. I enjoyed reading it.Published 14 months ago by charity