Parenting

5 Must-Read Books about Autism

Books about autism: Further reading

Currently, there are hundreds of books that share stories, information, and knowledge related to autism. Here are a select couple of additional books to look into.

Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism by Barry M. Prizant

Uniquely Human is ideal for parents who are looking to think and learn about autism in a different way. The book is split into two sections—one that is devoted to understanding autism and one that is devoted to understanding living with autism. For any parents questioning their child's future, the success stories in Uniquely Human provide a source of inspiration and empathy. 

Learn more about Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism here.

Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant by Daniel Tammet

Daniel Tammet lives with a rare form of autism that gives him superb mathematical skills, impeccable memory, and a vast understanding of language and information. In his memoir Born on a Blue Day, Tammet gives readers insight into the mind in general, and into his own mind. It is a tale of autism like no other.

Learn more about Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant here.