Autism is a word we hear almost on a daily basis, but yet it's something that is often very misunderstood. Author Gemma Kier has written a fantastic book that focuses awareness of ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder). The illustrations by Adam Walker-Parker really make this factual book a joy for children to read. Available from Amazon for just £7.99.
Children's Books About Autism
Your child has just been diagnosed or is being assessed for ASD, and you want to alleviate any worries they have - The Abilities In Me: Autism Book is a fantastic for just that.
It also helps other children such as classmates and siblings understand more about what it's like to live with ASD.
What do I love so much about this book? It's so refreshing to see that they've highlighted the abilities of children living with ASD, and not all about the "disabilities".
It promotes acceptance and inclusion which are two of the most important things we can teach our kids.
This picture book is aimed for children of ages of 3-8 years, and is ideal for families that have a member with ASD.
Reading it as an adult to your children will also have an impact on you. It's a simply put picture book with a bright outlook on life with ASD.