A Proper Knowledge

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Limited, 2010 - Fiction - 374 pages
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A gifted psychiatrist, haunted by the death of his young sister, seeks to penetrate the mysteries of childhood autism in this beautifully written, insightful investigation into the misunderstood pathways of the brain - and the heart.

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User Review  - Josephine Ensign - Goodreads

I was hoping for more from this book than it delivered. The main female characters annoyed me somehow and just didn't seem believable. I did like the passages of the book where Latiolais describes the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lorene - Goodreads

In an interview, Michelle herself says, “One of the things we've forgotten about is the sentence-by-sentence experience of reading.” One cannot help but notice the sentences when reading A Proper ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

Michelle Latiolais is Associate Professor, University of California, Irvine, co-director of the Programs in Writing at the University of California at Irvine, and author of Even Now, which won the Gold Medal for Fiction, Commonwealth Club of California 1991.

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