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By Jennifer Overton

'An very good booklet from begin to end, this tale chronicles 365 days within the lifetime of an autistic eleven-year-old-boy. Written with candor and honesty by way of Nicholas' mom, Jennifer, the diary touches at the undesirable days in addition to the nice. It additionally sheds gentle at the toll that elevating an autistic baby can tackle a dad or mum, in addition to the hindrances and milestones that Nicholas meets alongside the way... the religion, wish and love that the Overton's have is reflective in each web page. simply because this ebook is written through the mum or dad of an autistic baby rather than a doctor or counselor, the reader is extra capable of absolutely soak up what existence is like for the Overton's. A must-read for any father or mother or friend who has or is familiar with a baby who's autistic.'

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some of the tasks and rewards that accompany parenthood impress powerful feelings, and with an autistic baby, those emotions are usually either heightened and contradictory. beginning and finishing at the eve of her son's birthday, the date that still marks the anniversary of his prognosis, Jennifer Overton makes use of the foremost calendar occasions within the 12 months to debate the curler coaster of feelings that accompany lifestyles along with her autistic son Nicholas. between many episodes, she describes the discontentment on her marriage ceremony anniversary as she realizes that Nicholas may well by no means marry, the disappointment on Mother's Day that comes from parenting a toddler with no hugs and kisses, and the terror on his first day in class that whereas she may perhaps love him unconditionally, the broader international is probably not so sympathetic. utilizing discussion, narrative, letters and images, this e-book is a strong account of what it really is wish to mom an autistic baby, which places a much-needed human face to autism amid all of the overwhelming myths and evidence that encompass it.

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