Best Books About Autism [Novels & Informative] [Top 10, Update 2022]
What are the best books on autism? In this list, you will find recommendations for children and adults. Read on for our list of novels and informative books about autism…
The top 10 best books about autism
Criteria for compiling these recommended books
Our editors have carefully read as many as possible books about this subject. Then, they used the following criteria for choosing the best picks:
- The literary quality of the books.
- The amount of books sold worldwide.
- The professional reviews in newspapers.
- The expertise and experience from the author.
- The quality of the examples, knowledge and practicality
- The actuality and whether the information is useful or too old.
- Our editor’s opinions: they have read and judged the books extensively.
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1.The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism
This book gives such a valuable insight into the mind of a teenager with autism, which can be especially valuable for parents and family looking to support them. There is still so much that wider society does not appreciate about autism and this book highlights that.
2.Uniquely Human (A Different Way of Seeing Autism)
This book will help you to shift your perspective on the topic of autism. Unfortunately, society still needs educating on autism and this book goes a look way to providing that education for anyone who will listen. Perfect for those dealing with autism and family members/friends.
3.Connecting With The Autism Spectrum: How To Talk, How To Listen, And Why You Shouldn’t Call It High-Functioning
This book is extremely enlightening, prescribe this book to any individual who works with youngsters on the spectrum. It is important to know how to talk, act and listen around those with autism in order to improve their life experience. This book is the perfect guide.
4.The Autistic Brain: Thinking Across the Spectrum
This book is an unquestionable requirement for individuals who have friends and family on the spectrum or who are, themselves, autistic. It is our pick for anyone looking to gain a better understanding of how a person with autism thinks and feels.
5.Underestimated: An Autism Miracle (Children’s Health Defense)
Plan to have your mind blown, your heart contacted, and your knowledge about what those with autism can achieve disproved in this all-access guide on the wide world of autism. Such an eye-opening read for anyone guilty of underestimating those with autism.
6.Autism Spectrum Disorder (revised): The Complete Guide to Understanding Autism
This book is an unquestionable requirement for any parent of an autistic child. There is an abundance of data here and it is without a doubt a valuable asset to better understand a very misunderstood section of society. Our one-stop shop read for the topic of autism.
7.Positive Parenting for Autism: Powerful Strategies to Help Your Child Overcome Challenges and Thrive
This book is educational and will assist you in the managing of an a autistic child. Parents all want their children to thrive and be happy, but the journey is a little different for autistic children. This book takes you on every step of the way, from challenges to successes.
8.Population One: Autism, Adversity, and the Will to Succeed
The message in this book is not just motivational but serves as a useful and realistic guide to thriving on the spectrum. Our pick for anyone who actually has autism, as it sheds so much light on what the future could hold and how best to succeed.
9.A Parent’s Guide to High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Second Edition: How to Meet the Challenges and Help Your Child Thrive
This is a book each parent with a young child on the autism spectrum needs to have on their shelf. This edition focuses on giving your child the tools to thrive and overcome hurdles. Perfect for anyone looking to gain a greater understanding of modern-day autism.
10.The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
This is a very good book to read for anyone looking for a fictional tale involving an autistic main character. A real page turner from start to finish, never boring or tedious, and occasionally humorous. A true example of what it is like to live in the real world with autism.
Bonus tip 1 – Novel about autism: The Rosie Project
The Rosie Project is an original and disarming human novel about a man with Asperger’s syndrome.
Bonus tip 2 – Asperger’s Syndrome Help Guide – T. Attwood
This book succeeds in the two goals it has: education and empathy. And it is also a complete, comprehensive guide.
The top 10 best books on Autism of all time
Let’s finish with giving you our top picks on this subject. We will present you our top 10 best books about Autism of all time. We have updated this ultimate list of our recommendations this year, including all the recent titles.
|The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism||Naoki Higashida|
|Uniquely Human (A Different Way of Seeing Autism)||Barry M. Prizant|
|Connecting With The Autism Spectrum: How To Talk, How To Listen, And Why You Shouldn’t Call It High-Functioning||Casey “Remrov” Vormer|
|The Autistic Brain: Thinking Across the Spectrum||Temple Grandin Richard Panek|
|Underestimated: An Autism Miracle (Children’s Health Defense)||J. B. Handley Jamison Handley|
|Autism Spectrum Disorder (revised): The Complete Guide to Understanding Autism||Chantal Sicile-Kira|
|Positive Parenting for Autism: Powerful Strategies to Help Your Child Overcome Challenges and Thrive||Victoria Boone MA BCBA|
|Population One: Autism, Adversity, and the Will to Succeed||Tyler McNamer|
|A Parent’s Guide to High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder, Second Edition: How to Meet the Challenges and Help Your Child Thrive||Sally Ozonoff Geraldine Dawson James C. McPartland|
|The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time||Mark Haddon|
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