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LOOK ME IN THE EYE: My Life with Asperger's

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Affecting, on occasion surprisingly comic memoir about growing up with Asperger's syndrome. Those who have this autism spectrum disorder are often seen as weird, because of their odd mannerisms and expressions and their difficulties in talking to other people. But Asperger's may also confer rare talents, such as the ability to focus intently and to think rapidly and creatively, notes the author ... Read full review

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User Review  - summerinabaddon - LibraryThing

Having recently discovered my brother was diagnosed with Asperger's, this was an interesting read. It's obvious that Asperger's is only part of John Robison's wild, exciting, and sometimes a bit scary ... Read full review

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User Review  - becskau - LibraryThing

This is the memoir of the brother of the somewhat more famous Augusten Burroughs(Running with Scissors), and chronicles his own experiences growing up with the infamous family, through his eyes being ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ardwick - LibraryThing

Simply written autobiography by Augesten Burroughs elder brother. He discusses his life with asperger's syndrome, his parents marriage and their descent into mental illness. His view on aspergers is ... Read full review

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User Review  - alliegator321 - LibraryThing

I usually don't enjoy reading memiors (perhaps I've been reading the wrong ones?), but this book immediately drew me in, and I spent all day reading it. John Robison has some interesting insights into ... Read full review

Look me in the eye: my life with Asperger's

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

First-time writer Robison diagnosed himself with Asperger's syndrome after receiving Tony Attwood's groundbreaking work on the subject from a therapist friend ten years ago. In his well-written and ... Read full review

Review: Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's

User Review  - Jackie - Goodreads

What I liked about this book was the fact that the author was very reflective on his life through the years and that he worked to better himself. He acknowledged his differences from others, analyzed ... Read full review

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User Review  - mochap - LibraryThing

Fascinating memoire of a man w/Asperger's Syndrome (made even more interesting due to the fact that Robison is Augusten Burroughs' older brother). Read full review

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