Winner of the Autism Society of America's Literary Achievement Award, this heartwarming book was one of the first autobiographies to provide unique insight into the world of autism. Tom McKean grew up in a confusion of misdiagnosis, spending years in an institution and finally journeying into adulthood, seeking answers. He finally comes to a qworking truceq with the neurotypical world and discovers he has various talents in fields such as computers and technical design, in addition to his passion for writing. His challenges, discoveries, and successes will move you as his poetry, songs, and humor delight you. Helpful chapters include: Leave My Home for a Home Interesting Associations in the Home I Re-Enter the World Discovering Autism What Autism Is To Me Professionals and More Ideas on AutismWinner of the Autism Society of Americaa#39;s Literary Achievement Award, this heartwarming book was one of the first autobiographies to provide unique insight into the world of autism.
|Title||:||Soon Will Come the Light|
|Author||:||Thomas A. McKean|
|Publisher||:||Future Horizons - 1994-01-01|