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1849056536
Hardback:Creative, successful, dyslexic, 23 high achievers share their stories:2016
Editor: Rooke, Margaret Anne
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: A collection of first-person stories from 23 well-known, successful people who also happen to have dyslexia. Their stories prove that, although life with dyslexia can have its challenges, it is possible to achieve your goals and find success. The contributors are David Bailey, Ed Baines, Charley Boorman, Richard Branson, Marcus Brigstocke, Darcey Bussell, Brian Conley, Sophie Conran, Kelly Hoppen, Eddie Izzard, Lynda La Plante, Kenny Logan, Meg Matthews, Nigel McCrery, Steven Naismith, Paul Nixon, Theo Paphitis, Chris Robshaw, Richard Rogers, Sir Jackie Stewart, Zoe Wanamaker, Zelda West-Meads, and Benjamin Zephaniah. General adult
235 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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1855035383
Paperback:Roar's in shorts, let's play sports!:2013
Author: Reeves, Hazel
Illustrator: McTaggart, David
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: LDA
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title invites children, parents/carers and professionals to celebrate the strengths of children with Asperger's. Roar has many great qualities including honesty, determination, attention to detail, exceptional memory and a sense of humour. Roar helps children move from feeling, 'I've got it wrong!' to saying, 'This is me. I'm okay.' 4+. Ages 5 - 12
Title series: Roar
34 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm (pbk)
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184905262X
Paperback:Trueman Bradley, aspie detective:2011
Author: Russell, Alexei Maxim
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Young adult novels
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Trueman Bradley is a genius detective with a difference, he has Asperger's Syndrome (AS). This book provides insight for family and friends on people with Asperger's Syndrome. For children
304 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1855035278
Paperback:Roar's creating, let's get making!:2012
Author: Reeves, Hazel
Author: Morris, Jay
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Learning Development Aids
Resource type: Physical
Note: A storybook for children with high-functioning autism/Asperger's syndrome, this title invites young readers, parents, carers and teachers to celebrate the strengths of children with Asperger's. 4+. Ages 5 - 12
36 p., col. ill. ; 21 cm (pbk)
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1848506392
Paperback:The dyslexic advantage, unlocking the hidden potential of the dyslexic brain:2011
Author: Eide, Brock
Author: Eide, Fernette
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Hay House
Resource type: Physical
Note: With prescriptive advice for parents, educators and dyslexics, this book provides a complete portrait of dyslexia. Supporting their claims with science and interviews with dyslexics and innovative teachers, the authors of this book show how the unique strengths of dyslexia can be captured for success at home, at school and at work. General adult
304 p. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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1855035405
Paperback:Roar's about, let's go out!:2013
Author: Reeves, Hazel
Illustrator: McTaggart, David
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: LDA
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title invites children, parents/carers and professionals to celebrate the strengths of children with Asperger's. Roar has many great qualities including honesty, determination, attention to detail, exceptional memory and a sense of humour. Roar helps children move from feeling, 'I've got it wrong!' to saying, 'This is me. I'm okay.' 4+. Ages 5 - 12
Title series: Roar
34 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm (pbk)
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0195314581
Hardback:Raising and educating a deaf child:2007:2nd ed
Author: Marschark, Marc
Year: 2007
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Hardback
Edition: 2nd ed
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles Aimed at parents and teachers of deaf chidlren, this is a comprehensive guide to the challenges involved in raising and educating a deaf child. This second edition brings readers up to date on some of the dramatic changes that have happened in the field over the past eight years. General adult
304 p., ill. ; 24 cm (hbk)
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1849055904
Paperback:Specific learning difficulties, what teachers need to know:2015
Author: Hudson, Diana
Illustrator: English, Jon
Year: 2015
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: Learn how to support students with specific learning difficulties (SpLD) with this informative guide. Covering common SpLDs, including dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD and OCD, this book offers practical tips for adapting lessons to suit the needs of the individual student and making your classroom inclusive. General adult
160 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1849058261
Paperback:Aspergirls, empowering females with Asperger Syndrome:2010
Author: Simone, Rudy
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Girls with Asperger's Syndrome are less frequently diagnosed than boys, & even once symptoms have been recognised, help is often not readily available. The image of coping well presented by AS females can often mask difficulties, deficits, challenges, & loneliness. This is a must-have handbook for girls, young & old. General adult
240 p. ; 24 cm (pbk)
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1849059152
Paperback:The Asperkid's (secret) book of social rules, the handbook of not-so-obvious social guidelines for tweens and teens with Asperger syndrome:2012
Author: O'Toole, Jennifer Cook
Author: Bojanowski, Brian
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Ideal for all 10-17 year olds with Asperger syndrome, this book provides inside information on over 30 social rules in bite-sizes chunks that older children will enjoy, understand, and most importantly use daily to navigate the mysterious world around them. Teenagers
278 p., ill. ; 23 cm (pbk)
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0091923387
Paperback:Dyslexia, a parents' guide to dyslexia, dyspraxia and other learning difficulties:2008
Author: Muter, Valerie
Author: Likierman, Helen
Year: 2008
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Vermilion
Resource type: Physical
Note: This is a hands-on guide for parents that will help them to identify and manage their child's learning difficulties. General adult
[vi], 234 p., ill. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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1849059225
Paperback:Finding your own way to grieve, a creative activity workbook for kids and teens on the autism spectrum:2013
Author: Helbert, Karla
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley
Resource type: Physical
Note: Children and teenagers with autism can struggle to cope with the loss of a loved one. This book explains death in concrete terms that children with autism will understand, explores feelings that children may encounter,and offers creative and expressive activities that facilitate healing. General adult
181 p., ill. ; 25 cm (pbk)
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1855035243
Paperback:Hello Roar, little dinosaur:2012
Author: Reeves, Hazel
Author: Morris, Jay
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Learning Development Aids
Resource type: Physical
Note: A storybook for children with high-functioning autism/Asperger's syndrome, this title invites young readers, parents, carers and teachers to celebrate the strengths of children with Asperger's. 4+. Ages 5 - 12
36 p., col. ill. ; 21 cm (pbk)
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184905438X
Hardback:My autism book, a child's guide to their autistic spectrum diagnosis:2013
Author: Durà-Vilà, Glòria
Author: Levi, Tamar
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: This picture book helps parents to explain an autism diagnosis to their child in a sensitive, positive and accurate way. General adult
32 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm (hbk)
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1849052891
Paperback:Can I tell you about selective mutism?, a guide for friends, family and professionals:2012
Author: Johnson, Maggie
Author: Wintgens, Alison
Illustrator: Gallow, Robyn
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Health & welfare
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: Meet Hannah, a young girl with selective mutism (SM). Hannah invites reader to learn about SM from her perspective, helping them to understand what it is, what itg feels like to have SM, and how they can help. General adult
56 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm (pbk)
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