Part of the Movers, Shakers, and History Makers series

Deaf actor Millicent Simmonds captivated audiences with her performances in Wonderstruck and A Quiet Place. She has appeared in music videos, TV episodes, and at awards shows that have brought awareness to how deaf people experience the world. Learn more about this talented young actor and how she intends to give deaf people the space to tell their own stories.


“My daughter enjoyed reading this book! So well written, thank you. My daughter thought it was extremely inspiring.” Amazon

“Millicent Simmonds is an inspiration and this book captures her resilience and tenacity. Well done!” Barnes & Noble