Waiting for Benjamin: A Story about Autism

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Albert Whitman and Company, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Alexander's little brother, Benjamin, doesn't do things the way Alexander thinks he should. When Benjamin's family learns that he has autism, they hire special teachers to teach him how to listen and talk and play.

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User Review  - POAC-Autism-Services - LibraryThing

I love this book. It is written from the perspective of Alexander telling about tells about his two-year-old brother Benjamin, who is not yet verbal and who won't play with him. Benjamin also exhibits ... Read full review

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User Review  - lhanso1 - LibraryThing

In my opinion this is a wonderful book for children because it explains autism in a way in which they can understand. The main character's brother has autism and he does not, but both characters are ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Alexandra Jessup Altman is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Alexandra Jessup Altman is Waiting For Benjamin: A Story about Autism.

Susan Keeter is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Susan Keeter's is Waiting for Benjamin.

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