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Recommended Great Reads
Autism Book Reviews-
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Ten Things Every Child With Autism Wishes You Knew by Ellen Notbohm
A great book for those new to understanding how autism impacts a child.
Asperger Syndrome: What Teachers Need to Know by Matt Winter
A quick primer for teachers on the subject of Asperger's and Autism
Asperger's...What Does It Mean To Me? by Catherine Faherty
A book for parents and counselors helping children on the Spectrum understand themselves
101 Activities for Kids in Tight Spaces by Carol Kranowitz
Wonderful de-stressors for kids and parents alike
Just Give Him the Whale and Pedro's Whale by Paula Kluth and Patrick Schwarz
Helps for inclusion and peer acceptance
The Speed of Dark by Elizabeth Moon
A fiction novel with an underlying ethical question regarding autism acceptance
Super Skills: A Social Skills Group Program For Children With Asperger Syndrome, High Functioning Autism and Related Challenges by Judith Coucouvanis
A well organized social skills curriculum
A Friend Like John by Dr. Suzanne Bartlett
A terrific little book for introducing children to peers on the autism spectrum
Could It Be Autism? by Nancy Wiseman
A must read for families wondering Could It Be Autism?
Preparing for Life: The Complete Guide for Transitioning to Adulthood for those with Autism and Asperger's Syndrome by Jed Baker
A complete reference book on the transition process to adulthood. I recommend it to every family I know.
A Best Practice Guide to Assessment and Intervention for Autism and Asperger Syndrome in Schools by Lee A. Wilkinson
An indispensable resource guide for all schools and informed parents in an easy to read and understand format
Different...Not Less by Temple Grandin
Inspiring and informative!
Easy Lifestyle Cookbook and Shopping Cards
Great visual layout, unique recipes- a real independence building tool.
Point to Happy by Miriam Smith and Afton Fraser
A wonderful, engaging lap reading book
Born This Way by Jordan Huffman
A candid and refreshing autobiography of a young man with Asperger's Syndrome
Asperkids by Jennifer Cooke O'Toole
A fun-to-read book full of insight and ideas for teaching and living with kids with Asperger's Syndrome