Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month!

Autism and Education: The Way I See It: What Parents and Teachers Need to Know By Temple Grandin Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781957984070
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Published: Future Horizons - April 4th, 2023

Dr. Temple Grandin discusses the real issues that parents, teachers, and kids face every day. Here is a concise handbook that illustrates what Temple has found to work in the field of education. Topics include:


Good Different By Meg Eden Kuyatt Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338816105
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 4th, 2023

A Schneider Family Book Award Honor Book

An extraordinary novel-in-verse for fans of Starfish and A Kind of Spark about a neurodivergent girl who comes to understand and celebrate her difference.

Selah knows her rules for being normal.

She always, always sticks to them.


I Will Die on This Hill: Autistic Adults, Autism Parents, and the Children Who Deserve a Better World By Meghan Ashburn, Jules Edwards, Morénike Giwa Onaiwu (Foreword by) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781839971686
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - January 19th, 2023

There is a significant divide between autistic advocates and parents of autistic children. Parents may feel attacked for their lack of understanding, and autistic adults who offer insight and guidance are also met with hostility and rejection.


Autismology: An Autism Dictionary By Tosha Rollins Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781949177961
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Published: Future Horizons - December 13th, 2022

Special needs educators, public school teachers, occupational therapists, ABA therapists, psychologists, mental health counselors, autistic adults, and parents with children on the autism spectrum will greatly benefit from having Autismology at their fingertips.

The author, Tosha Rollins, states, "As a mother of two young adults on the autism spectrum, I wish I had been better educ


The Autism-Friendly Cookbook By Lydia Wilkins Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9781839970825
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - November 21st, 2022

The Autism-Friendly Cookbook was created by journalist Lydia Wilkins for autistic adults and teens to turn to when cooking for friends, lacking inspiration, or on those low-energy days. With recipes to suit any occasion, the book is written in clear, jargon-free language which makes 'the obvious' obvious.


Autism and Us: Old as Time: A Social History of Autism By Eustacia Cutler Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781949177909
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Published: Future Horizons - September 6th, 2022

Autism is old and unruly. It's been a part of us since we first left handprints on cave walls 40,000 year--s ago. AUTISM AND US covers a long-stretch view of its neurological history and how society has judged it.


Autism: Parent to Parent: Sanity Saving Advice for Every Parent with a Child on the Autism Spectrum By Shannon Penrod Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781949177855
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Published: Future Horizons - June 7th, 2022

Your child has been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and you are feeling overwhelmed and alone. Suddenly you need to become an expert in treatment, diet, language development, social skills, special education law, insurance and a million other things What you'd really like to know is how to deal with Aunt Martha's questions at the family reunion


A Friend for Henry: (Books About Making Friends, Children's Friendship Books, Autism Awareness Books for Kids) By Jenn Bailey, Mika Song (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jenn Bailey, Mika Song (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781452167916
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Published: Chronicle Books - February 26th, 2019

A heartwarming picture book that explores the experience of autism and the power of friendship.

A 2020 Schneider Family Honor Book

In Classroom Six, second left down the hall, Henry has been on the lookout for a friend. A friend who shares. A friend who listens. Maybe even a friend who likes things to stay the same and all in order, as Henry does.


Henry and the Something New: Book 2 By Jenn Bailey, Mika Song (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jenn Bailey, Mika Song (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781797213903
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 19th, 2024

“Relatable characters, familiar scenarios, and gentle humor make this a remarkably satisfying read.”Horn Book Magazine, Starred Review 

From the creators of the Schneider Award-winning books A Friend for Henry and Henry, Like Always comes a delightful beginning chapter book about embracing new experiences, s


Giraffes Can't Dance By Giles Andreae, Guy Parker-Rees (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Giles Andreae, Guy Parker-Rees (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780439287197
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Published: Orchard Books - September 1st, 2001

Gerald is a giraffe who simply can't dance. Try as he may, his long, spindly legs buckle whenever he starts to boogy. Every year he dreads going to the Great Jungle Dance - until one night when he finds his own special music...


A Boy Called Bat (The Bat Series #1) By Elana K. Arnold, Charles Santoso (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Elana K. Arnold, Charles Santoso (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062445834
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Published: Walden Pond Press - March 13th, 2018

The first book in a funny, heartfelt, and irresistible young middle grade series starring an unforgettable young boy on the autism spectrum.


Maya Plays the Part By Calyssa Erb Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781773218519
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Published: Annick Press - March 5th, 2024

A heartwarming middle-grade debut with autism representation and a musical flair.