The Accidental Teacher: Life Lessons from My Silent Son

The Accidental Teacher: Life Lessons from My Silent Son

by Annie Lubliner Lehmann
     
 

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Having severe autism does not stop Annie Lehmann's son Jonah from teaching her some of life's most valuable lessons. The Accidental Teacher, a heartfelt memoir about self-discovery rather than illness, uses insight and humor to weave a tale rich with kitchen-table wisdom. It explains the realities of life with a largely nonverbal son and explores the frustrations

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Having severe autism does not stop Annie Lehmann's son Jonah from teaching her some of life's most valuable lessons. The Accidental Teacher, a heartfelt memoir about self-discovery rather than illness, uses insight and humor to weave a tale rich with kitchen-table wisdom. It explains the realities of life with a largely nonverbal son and explores the frustrations and triumphs of the Lehmann family as Jonah grew into a young adult. This book is a must-read for anyone who has been personally touched by a major life challenge.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780472050741
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Publication date:
06/02/2009
Edition description:
An Autism Memoir
Pages:
184
Sales rank:
922,710
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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