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How to talk to an autistic kid [electronic resource]. Daniel Stefanski.

Stefanski, Daniel. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781575425634 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781575427393 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Free Spirit Publishing, 2011.

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General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: Kids with autism have a hard time communicating, which can be frustrating for autistic kids and for their peers. In this intimate yet practical book, author Daniel Stefanski, a fourteen-year-old boy with autism, helps readers understand why autistic kids act the way they do and offers specific suggestions on how to get along with them.While many "typical" kids know someone with autism, they sometimes misunderstand the behavior of autistic kids, which can seem antisocial or even offensive—even if the person with autism really wants to be friends. The result of this confusion is often painful for those with autism: bullying, teasing, excluding, or ignoring. How to Talk to an Autistic Kid is an antidote. Written by an autistic kid for non-autistic kids, it provides personal stories, knowledgeable explanations, and supportive advice—all in Daniel's unique and charming voice and accompanied by lively illustrations.Always straightforward and often humorous, How to...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
770 Lexile.
4.6 ATOS Level
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 33543 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 6260 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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