Books tagged: asperger syndrome

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Hocus Focus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,620. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Lenny Lusendt receives a pair of contacts that enable him to see who people really are. He sees living Ken and Barbie dolls, and teachers who are cavemen, mummies and cardboard cutouts. Since he’s the only one who sees who Pauline really is (everyone thinks she’s autistic), Lenny must race against time to rescue her before his contacts wear out.
Gollyweister
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,580. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Meet Paul Gollyweister, an Aspergian 52-year-old with anxieties about social interaction, maintaining eye contact and leaving his apartment. Still his writing talent has afforded him a comfortable lifestle, including a millioin-dollar flat in San Francisco. But Paul's sterile existence is ruined when he happens upon a fifteen-year-old homeless kid.
Special Educational Needs - Getting Started With Statements
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Realising your child has special educational needs is stressful for any parent. Getting them the help they require can be a long, drawn-out, frustrating and expensive process. All too often, parents are unprepared for the complicated, emotional and often adversarial journey ahead. This unique book is aimed at helping parents understand what they need to do in a step-by step approach.
Normal but Different
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Mark Chatto is an eccentric property tycoon. His doctor diagnoses, his mother manages and an employee recognises that his condition is Asperger's Syndrome. They are the few persons who understand him properly
End of Summer
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young boy. An old man. And a journey of the heart. End of Summer is a poignant, literary novel that explores the mysteries of life, love and death through the eyes of a nine year old boy...interpreted by the man he grew to be.
Kea's Flight
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 170,620. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
It's the 25th century, and humans have learned to end unwanted pregnancies by cryogenically freezing embryos to save for later. Kea was an exile before she was born. Grown from an embryo that was rejected for having autism-spectrum genes, she's been raised on a starship of unwanted children. When corrupt bureaucracy threatens their quest for a home, Kea joins with other rejects to save the ship.
Autism Goes to School - Book One in the School Daze Series
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Amazon Bestseller - After suddenly receiving custody of his five year old son, Ben must learn how to be a dad to a child with autism. Ben's sixty hour a week work schedule goes out the window. Teacher Melanie Nicols sees Ben as a dead beat dad, but grudgingly comes to admire how he hangs in, determined to learn for his son’s sake. Her admiration grows to more as father and son come to rely on her.
The Strange and Mysterious Life of Opal Whiteley
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Opal Irene Whiteley was born in 1897 in Washington and was raised in Oregon, and died at the Napsbury Hospital in England as a psychiatric patient, at the age of ninety-four in 1992. How did a brilliant young American girl with a passion for geology and nature study come to end her life institutionalized in England?
The Mysterious Mind of Opal Whiteley: Four Unique Lives Compared
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Opal Whiteley (1897-1992) remains a mysterious figure. Her life began as a brilliant girl with a passion for nature living in logging camps in Oregon, and ended as a psychiatric patient in the Napsbury Hospital in England after decades of institutionalization. How did this happen? Can the riddle of multi-synaesthete Whiteley be solved by comparing her life with other famous and enigmatic people?
Coping To Excelling: Solutions for school-aged children diagnosed with High-Functioning Autism or Asperger’s Syndrome
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Coping to Excelling illuminates the world of High-Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome in school-aged children. Narrated by a mother of a son with Asperger’s, this engaging book allows the reader the unique opportunity to ‘see through the eyes’ of those on the high end of the Autism Spectrum by way of eye-opening interviews and expert advice from those who have achieved their full potential.