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Sincerely, your autistic child : what people on the autism spectrum wish their parents knew about growing up, acceptance, and identity / edited by Emily Paige Ballou, Sharon daVanport, and Morénike Giwa Onaiwu.

Available copies

  • 12 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 616.8558 BALLOU (Text) 34706001709627 Non-Fiction 600-699 Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 305.9 SIN (Text) 33187004771842 Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood KIDS EDUCATION 618.92 Ballou (Text) 36626104229349 1st Floor Kids Blue Zone In process -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville 616.85882 SINCERELY (Text) 33946003682106 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 305.9084 SINC (Text) 39231033803632 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
North Madison Co PL - Frankton Comm. Library 616.85882 SIN (Text) 30419200620732 Adult Non-Fiction Checked out 07/01/2021
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 305.9084 Sincerely (Text) 31208913237287 new non-fiction Checked out 06/30/2021
Princeton PL - Princeton 305.908 Bal (Text) 30890000767812 New Adult Non-Fiction Upper level Available -
Putnam County Public Library - Main 305.9084 SIN (Text) 30041002365037 New Book Section Available -
Scott County PL - Austin 305.908 SIN (Text) 35830802073543 Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807025680
  • ISBN: 0807025682
  • Physical Description: xvi, 208 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Beacon Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Autistic Women & Nonbinary Network"-- title page.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-208).
Formatted Contents Note:
Early memories, childhood, and education -- Acceptance and adaptation -- Intersectional identity and finding community.
Summary, etc.:
A diverse collection of autistic voices that highlights how parents can avoid common mistakes and misconceptions, and make their child feel truly accepted, valued, and celebrated for who they are. From childhood and education to culture, gender identity, and sexuality, this anthology tackles the everyday joys and challenges of growing up while honestly addressing the emotional needs, sensitivity, and vibrancy of autistic kids, youth, and young adults. Contributors reflect on what they have learned while growing up on the autism spectrum and how parents can avoid common mistakes and overcome challenges while raising their child. -- adapted from
"In this book, autistic people of diverse racial, ethnic, educational, socioeconomic, and gender backgrounds talk about not just what we wish our own parents had known when we were growing up, but what we most want all parents to know about raising autistic kids today"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Autistic children.
Parents of autistic children.
Friendship in children.
Autism spectrum disorders.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General.
Genre: Self-help publications.
Personal narratives.
Instructional and educational works.

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