Personal Stories, Biography

a double shot of happiness
A Double Shot of Happiness

The inspirational story of how a boy diagnosed with severe autism became one of Australia's best-known international artists

fall down seven times, get up eight
Fall Down Seven Times, Get Up Eight

Follow-up to best-seller The Reason I Jump. Illuminating & practical insight into autism from a young man's perspective

far from the tree
Far from the Tree

Tells the stories of parents who not only learn to deal with their exceptional children but also find profound meaning in doing so.

finding a different kind of normal
Finding a Different Kind of Normal

Jeanette's remarkable life and her journey towards finding a different kind of normal is compelling and inspiring reading for people with autism spectrum disorders, and those living or working with them.

missing christopher
Missing Christopher

The powerfully written story of a mother's journey through inconsolable grief after the death of her teenage son.

pretending to be normal
Pretending to be Normal

Compelling and witty, Liane Holliday Willey's account of growing to adulthood as an undiagnosed 'Aspie


Funny & heart-breaking in equal measure, Shtum is a story about fathers & sons, autism and dysfunctional relationships. A BBC Radio 2 Book Club book.

temple grandin
Temple Grandin

An authorised biography written for kids, about Temple's life with autism & her groundbreaking work as a scientist.

transitioning together
Transitioning Together

Tells the true story of the conflicts, challenges, celebration & joy from transitioning together as a couple.