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Paper Words: Discovering and Living with My Autism

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Publisher Comments:

Speaking words

are burdensome;

they get her

lost and tangled,

So, pen and ink

are her first choice

to voice

what she's not saying.

The opening words of Judy Endow's latest book, Paper Words: Discovering and Living with My Autism, show how the author, a highly visual thinker, translates her thoughts into words. Thus, the unusual and irregular spacing between the words represents how long it takes for the pictures to fluidly move so as to connect smoothly with the next thought to form meaning. Soon the reader is swept up into a fast-paced journey of how Judy noticed her differences early on, how she discovered her autism, and how she embraces life autistically.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781934575499
Publisher:
Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Subject:
Special Education - Communicative Disorders
Foreword by:
Volkmar, Fred R.
Foreword:
Volkmar, Fred R.
Author:
Endow, Judy
Subject:
Professional Development
Subject:
Mental Illness
Subject:
Psychology : General
Subject:
Psychology - Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders
Publication Date:
20090731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
180
Dimensions:
8.90x5.90x.60 in. .70 lbs.

Related Subjects

Education » Learning Disabilities
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » General
Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » General Medicine
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Asperger Syndrome
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Autism
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » General
Health and Self-Help » Psychology » Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders

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