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The reason I jump : the inner voice of a thirteen-year-old boy with autism / Naoki Higashida ; translated by KA Yoshida and David Mitchell.

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  • 15 of 16 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

The author is a 13-year-old boy with autism. In this memoir, he demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they could get inside the head of their autistic loved one at last have a way to break through to the curious, subtle, and complex life within. With disarming honesty and a generous heart, Naoki shares his unique point of view on not only autism but life itself.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 616.85882 HIG 2013 (Text) 33892100148171 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 11/05/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780812994865 (acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: xvii, 135 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2013.

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General Note:
"Originally published in Japanese by Escor Publishers Ltd. in 2007"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
The author is a 13-year-old boy with autism. In this memoir, he demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they could get inside the head of their autistic loved one at last have a way to break through to the curious, subtle, and complex life within. With disarming honesty and a generous heart, Naoki shares his unique point of view on not only autism but life itself.
Subject: Higashida, Naoki, 1992-
Autistic people > Japan > Biography.
Autistic people > Psychology.
Autism
Summary: The author is a 13-year-old boy with autism. In this memoir, he demonstrates how an autistic mind thinks, feels, perceives, and responds in ways few of us can imagine. Parents and family members who never thought they could get inside the head of their autistic loved one at last have a way to break through to the curious, subtle, and complex life within. With disarming honesty and a generous heart, Naoki shares his unique point of view on not only autism but life itself.

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