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Temple Grandin : how the girl who loved cows embraced autism and changed the world / by Sy Montgomery.

Montgomery, Sy. (Author).
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  • 38 of 43 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 43 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron jB GRA (Text) 75253000047054 Juvenile Biography Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 920 GRANDIN TEMPLE (Text) 34706001415936 Non-Fiction 900-999 Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown YA 92 GRANDIN (Text) 79361000087639 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -
Camden-Jackson Twp PL - Camden JBIO GRANDIN (Text) 74082000016169 Juvenile Biography Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville YA 92 GRA (Text) 76895000113078 2nd Floor Young Adult Nonfiction Temporarily Unavailable -
Clinton PL - Clinton C B GRANDIN (Text) 36806010302675 CHILDRENS NON-FICTION Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver YBIO GRA (Text) 34304000740076 YA - Biography Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JB Gra (Text) 32604000213395 DCTPLD J Biography Available -
Eckhart PL - Main JB GRA (Text) 840191002011153 Children's Biographies - Lower Level Temporarily Unavailable -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL JB GRA (Text) 36241000318889 Juvenile Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547443157
  • ISBN: 0547443153
  • Physical Description: 148 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 134-138), filmography (page 138) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Senses on Fire -- The Animals' Advocate -- What Is Autism? -- Different but Happy -- Trial by Teasing -- Hampshire School for Wayward Wizards -- "Animals Saved Me" -- Scientist at Work -- "No Girls Allowed" -- Humane by Design -- To Hell and Back -- The Other Half of the Solution -- Temple Today.
Summary, etc.:
An authorized portrait about Grandin's life with autism and her groundbreaking work as a scientist and designer of cruelty-free livestock facilities describes how she overcame key disabilities through education and the support of her mother.
Target Audience Note:
960 Lexile.
Awards Note:
Young Hoosier Book award nominee, 2014-15.
Young Hoosier Book Middle Grades Award nominee, 2014-2015.
Subject: Grandin, Temple > Juvenile literature.
Animal scientists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Animal specialists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women animal specialists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Autistic people > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Animal welfare > United States > Juvenile literature.
Livestock > Handling > United States > Juvenile literature.
Livestock > Housing > United States > Juvenile literature.

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