Everybody Is Different

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Everybody Is Different: A Book for Young People Who Have Brothers or Sisters With Autism
Author Fiona Bleach
Illustrator Fiona Bleach
Language English
Subject Autism
Genre Medical Education
Publisher Autism Asperger Publishing Company
Publication date
April 2005
Media type hardcover
ISBN 1-931282-06-4
OCLC 50789666

Everybody Is Different : A Book for Young People Who Have Brothers or Sisters With Autism is a book by Fiona Bleach.

Overview[edit]

This book is designed to give answers to the questions of brothers and sisters of young people on the autism spectrum. In addition to explaining in basic terms the characteristics of autism, it is full of helpful suggestions for making family life more comfortable for everyone. The author's many illustrations make this a warm and accessible book for young people. The book addresses questions that siblings of children with Asperger syndrome may have.[1]

Reception[edit]

  • It was reviewed by Intervention in School & Clinic,[2]
  • It is number 10 on a list of top 10 autism books on the website Autism World.[3]
  • It is used by Children, Youth and Women's Health Service.[4]
  • It is used by The National Autistic Society.[5]
  • It was recommended about on Another Peace of the Puzzle.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Autism". Health.Utah.Gov. Retrieved 2008-10-27. 
  2. ^ "Everybody Is Different: A Book for Young People Who Have Brothers or Sisters With Autism, (Young Adult Book Review)". Intervention in School & Clinic. November 5, 2005. Retrieved 2008-10-27. 
  3. ^ "Top 10 books on autism". Autism - World. Retrieved 2008-10-27. 
  4. ^ "Asperger syndrome". Children, Youth, And Women's Health Services. Retrieved 2008-10-27. 
  5. ^ "For younger brothers and sisters". The National Autistic Society. Retrieved 2008-10-27. 
  6. ^ "Autism Resource: Siblings". Another Piece of the Puzzle. April 20, 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-27.