This is Asperger Syndrome
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By Elisa Gagnon, M.Ed. and Brenda Smith Myles, Ph.D. Illustrated by Sachi Tahara ©1999.
This illustrated book is an excellent resource for helping children with Asperger Syndrome (AS) understand their diagnosis, and it can also help neurotypical children understand a classmate or sibling who has AS.
This is Asperger Syndrome, is written from the perspective of a boy with AS, the story describes his daily experiences and how his behavior can confuse classmates, teachers, family members, and even strangers. The story realistically depicts the characteristics of AS, and it utilizes a variety of situations at school, at home, and in the community.
Written for children ages 7-12, this book is a valuable tool for parents, teachers, and therapists. (Softcover; 23 pages.)