Results for: holly peete

Below is a list of 2 the books by this author.

Book cover of MY BROTHER CHARLIE
MY BROTHER CHARLIE
By: holly peete | Published: March 2010

Callie is very proud of her brother Charlie. He's good at so many things--swimming, playing the piano, running fast. And Charlie has a special way wit...

Callie is very proud of her brother Charlie. He's good at so many things--swimming, playing the piano, running fast. And Charlie has a special way with animals, especially their dog, Harriett. But sometimes Charlie gets very quiet. His words get locked inside him, and he seems far away. Then, when Callie and Charlie start to play, Charlie is back to laughing, holding hands, having fun. Charlie is like any other boy--and he has autism. In this story, told from a sister's point of view, we meet a family whose oldest son teaches them important lessons about togetherness, hope, tolerance, and love.

Theme: Special Needs, Twins, Mental Health & Wellness

  • ISBN
    9780545094665
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of SAME BUT DIFFERENT - TEEN LIFE ON THE AU
SAME BUT DIFFERENT - TEEN LIFE ON THE AU
By: holly peete | Published: February 2018

Holly Robinson Peete discusses the challenges and triumphs of being a teen with autism Being a teen is hard enough. But when you have autism-or when ...

Holly Robinson Peete discusses the challenges and triumphs of being a teen with autism Being a teen is hard enough. But when you have autism-or when your brother or sister is struggling with the condition-life can be challenging. It's one thing when you're a kid in grade school, and a playdate goes south due to autism in a family. Or when you're a little kid, and a vacation or holiday turns less-than-happy because of an autistic family member. But being a teen with autism can get pretty hairy-especially when you're up against dating, parties, sports, body changes, school, and other kids who just don't 'get' you. In this powerful book, teenagers Ryan Elizabeth Peete and her twin brother, Rodney, who has autism, share their up-close-and-personal experiences on what it means to be a teen living with autism. Same But Different, explores the funny, painful, and unexpected aspects of teen autism, while daring to address issues nobody talks about. Same But Different underscores tolerance, love, and the understanding that everybody's unique drumbeat is worth dancing to.

Theme: Special Needs

  • ISBN
    9780545094696
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Intermediate Fiction
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