Autism Awareness Booklist:
Selections from our Collection

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Books about Autism for Children and their Parents

Books for Children and Teens

Author Title Call Number
Baskin, Nora R. Anything But Typical PTC/Disabilities/j Fiction/B
Bleach, Fiona Everybody is Different: a Book for Young People Who Have Brothers or Sisters with Autism PTC/Disabilities/j618.92
Bodeen, Stephanie A. Best Worst Brother PTC/Disabilities/E Picture Bks
Choldenko, Gennifer Al Capone Does My Shirts J Fiction/C
Ely, Lesley Looking After Louis E Picture Bks/E
Gartenberg, Zachary Mori's Story: a Book about a Boy with Autism PTC/Disabilities/j362
Gold, Phyllis-Terri Please Don't Say Hello PTC/Disabilities/j618.9
Lears, Laurie Ian's Walk NEWTON JParent
Lord, Cynthia Rules j Fiction/L
Messner, Abby W . Captain Tommy PTC/Disabilities/E Picture Bks
Morvey, Barbara My Brother Is Different PTC/Disabilities/j618.92
Murrell, Diane Oliver Onion: the Onion Who Learns to Accept and be Himself PTC/Feelings/E Picture Bks
van Niekerk, Clarabella Understanding Sam and Asperger's Syndrome PTC/Learning Problems/E Picture Bks
Peete, Holly R. My Brother Charlie PTC/Disabilities/E Picture Bks
Peralta, Sarah All About My Brother: an Eight-year-old Sister's Introduction of Her Brother Who has Autism PTC/Disabilities/E Picture Bks
Quick, Matthew Sorta Like A Rockstar YA Fiction/Quick,M
Shally, Celeste Since We're Friends E Picture Bks/S
Shapiro, Ouisie Autism and Me: Sibling Stories PTC/Disabilities/j618.928
Stork, Francisco X. Marcelo in the Real World YA Fiction/Stork,F
Thompson, Mary Andy and His Yellow Frisbee PTC/Disabilities/E Picture Bks

Books for Parents and Teachers

Author Title Call Number
Brill, Marlene T. Autism j616.858 Brill
Exkorn, Karen S. The Autism Sourcebook: Everything You Need to Know about Diagnosis, Treatment, Coping and Healing 616.8982 Exkorn
Glasbey, Beth Functional Behavior Assessment for People with Autism: Making Sense of Seemingly Senseless Behavior PTC/Disabilities/j618.92
Grandin, Temple The Way I See It: a Personal Look at Autism and Asperger's PTC/Disabilities/jB
Griffin, Simone Motivate to Communicate: 300 Games and Activities for Your Child with Autism NEWTON 618.928 G87M 2010
Harland, Kelly A Will of His Own: Reflections on Parenting a Child with Autism PTC/Disabilities/j618
Hooperman, Kathy Of Mice and Aliens: an Asperger's Adventure PTC/Disabilities/j Fiction Hooperman
Isaacson, Rupert Horse Boy: A Father's Quest to Heal his Son 616.8982 Isaacson
Maurice, Catherine Let Me Hear Your Voice: A Family's Triumph Over Autism PTC/Disabilities/j618.9
McClannahan, Lynn Activity Schedules for Children With Autism: Teaching Independent Behavior PTC/Disabilities/j618.92
Morvey, Barbara My Brother Is Different PTC/Disabilities/j618.92
Notbohm, Ellen Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew PTC/Disabilities/j618.9285
Peete, Rodney Not my Boy! A Father, A Son, and One Family's Journey with Autism 616.8982 Peete
Silverman, Stephan School Success for Kids With Asperger's Syndrome PTC/Disabilities/j371.9
Simmons, Karen L. "El Pequeno Rainman": el autismo-a traves de los ojos de un nino PTC/Disabilities/j468
Wiseman, Nancy D. Could It Be Autism?: A Parent's Guide to the First Signs and Next Steps PTC/Disabilities/j616.85

Dvds and Documentaries

Title Call Number
Autism is a World DVD/616.8982
On the Spectrum: Coping with Asperger's and Autism DVD/616.8982
Autism the Musical [DOCUMENTARY] DVD/616.8982
Temple Grandin [RENTAL] DVD/FEATURE/TEM
Horse Boy [DOCUMENTARY] DVD/616.9285
***List compiled by Gerry Chiasson and designed by Stefanie Aucoin of the Waltham Public Library***