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Mockingbird 2017-11-28

Novel about a girl with Asperger’s

  1. Sabrina

    Sabrina Gentle & brave earthling

    May 24, 2017
    Sabrina submitted a new resource:

    Mockingbird - Novel about a girl with Asperger’s

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  2. OrSomething

    OrSomething Champion Lurker

    Nov 20, 2015
    I enjoyed it, though I did feel the portrayal of Asperger's was over-the-top at times. I've seen this book criticized because it portrayed empathy as something Caitlin needed to learn, rather than something she already had but had trouble expressing. I thought that was a good point. It's a good read, but not a perfect representation of Asperger's.
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  3. ZebraAspie

    ZebraAspie Well-Known Member

    Feb 24, 2017
    I love this book even if it isn't always accurate. Although every aspie different so who i'm to judge.

    It made me happy to see my NT friend reading about aspies.

    This book has nothing on Thr Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night Time.