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A real boy : how autism shattered our lives - and made a family from the pieces

Author: Christopher Stevens; Nicola Stevens
Publisher: London : Michael O'Mara, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David is 11 years old. He is happy, healthy and affectionate. He loves school, climbing trees and Disney songs. But he's also profoundly autistic. He is oblivious to danger and blind to other people's emotions, including the pleas of his parents. He is unaware of the chaos that he creates and is completely unmoved by the heartbreak that he causes.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stevens, Christopher.
Real Boy : How Autism Shattered Our Lives - And Made a Family from the Pieces.
London : Michael O' Mara Books, ©2011
Named Person: David Stevens; Christopher Stevens; Nicola Stevens; Christopher Stevens
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Stevens; Nicola Stevens
ISBN: 9781843177418 1843177412
OCLC Number: 779826624
Description: 1 online resource (315 pages)
Responsibility: Christopher Stevens with Nicola Stevens.

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David is 11 years old. He is happy, healthy and affectionate. He loves school, climbing trees and Disney songs. But he's also profoundly autistic. He is oblivious to danger and blind to other people's emotions, including the pleas of his parents. He is unaware of the chaos that he creates and is completely unmoved by the heartbreak that he causes.

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