Category Archives: Autism

The View from the Very Best House in Town by Meera Trehan

            The View from the Very Best House in Town by Meera Trehan, Walker Books US, 2022. 9781536219241  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the … Continue reading

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A Bird Will Soar by Alison Green Myers

A Bird Will Soar by Alison Green Myers. Dutton Children’s Books, 2021. 9780593325674 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?   Axel LOVES birds. They’re … Continue reading

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 a Kind of Spark: Being different doesn’t mean your voice doesn’t count by Elle McNicoll

       a Kind of Spark: Being different doesn’t mean your voice doesn’t count by Elle McNicoll, Crown Books for Young Readers, 2020. 9780593374252  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic … Continue reading

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Frankie and Amelia by Cammie McGovern

Frankie and Amelia by Cammie McGovern. HarperCollins, 2021. 9780062463326 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction (with animal narrator) What did you like about the book? Franklin is a homeless Maine … Continue reading

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The Unforgettable Logan Foster by Shawn Peters

The Unforgettable Logan Foster by Shawn Peters. Harper, 2021. 9780063047679 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: ARC (1/22 pub date) Genre:  Science fiction/superhero What did you like about the book? Twelve year old Logan Foster … Continue reading

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NOW You say YES – Bill Harley

  NOW You say YES – Bill Harley, Peachtree, 2021. 9781682632475 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5+  Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic Fiction What did you like about the book? 15-year-old Mari lived in many, many … Continue reading

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Duck Days by Sara Leach, illustrated by Rebecca Bender

Duck Days by Sara Leach, illustrated by Rebecca Bender. Pajama Press, 2020. 9781772781489 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book?  Third grader Lauren is … Continue reading

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My Rainbow by Trinity and DeShanna Neal, illustrated by Art Twink

    My Rainbow by Trinity and DeShanna Neal, illustrated by Art Twink, Kokila: An Imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 9781984814609, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre: Picture book What did you … Continue reading

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Tornado Brain by Cat Patrick

Tornado Brain by Cat Patrick. G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 9781984815316, 2020 Format: Hardcover, 286 pages Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Realistic Fiction/ Mystery What did you like about the book? Life for thirteen year old Frankie can be … Continue reading

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We Could Be Heroes by Margaret Finnegan

We Could Be Heroes by Margaret Finnegan. Atheneum, 2020. 978153444253 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Ten year old Hank hates the book his teacher is … Continue reading

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