The Resource I Am in Here : the Journey of a Child with Autism Who Cannot Speak but Finds Her Voice, (ebook)

I Am in Here : the Journey of a Child with Autism Who Cannot Speak but Finds Her Voice, (ebook)

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I Am in Here : the Journey of a Child with Autism Who Cannot Speak but Finds Her Voice
Title
I Am in Here
Title remainder
the Journey of a Child with Autism Who Cannot Speak but Finds Her Voice
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Language
eng
Summary
She looked into my eyes and blinked hers slowly and deliberately, like a stroke victim, to show me that although she couldn't speak, she understood what I was saying to her. I stroked her hair softly. 'I know you're in there, honey,' I told her. 'We'll get you out.'" Despite the horror of seeing fifteen-month-old Elizabeth slip away into autism, her mother knew that her bright little girl was still in there. When Elizabeth eventually learned to communicate, first by using a letterboard and later by typing, the poetry she wrote became proof of a glorious, life-affirming victory for this young girl and her family. I Am in Here is the spiritual journey of a mother and daughter who refuse to give up hope, who celebrate their victories, and who keep trying to move forward despite the obstacles. Although she cannot speak, Elizabeth writes poetry that shines a light on the inner world of autism and the world around us. That poetry and her mother's stirring storytelling combine in this inspirational book to proclaim that there is always a reason to take the next step forward--with hope
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Midwest
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Bonker, Elizabeth M
Dewey number
  • 616.85
  • 616.858820092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Breen, Virginia G
  • hoopla digital
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  • Autistic children
  • Autism in children
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adult
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I Am in Here : the Journey of a Child with Autism Who Cannot Speak but Finds Her Voice, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781441237842
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11476201
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remote
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11476201
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MWT11476201
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
I Am in Here : the Journey of a Child with Autism Who Cannot Speak but Finds Her Voice, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781441237842
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11476201
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11476201
System control number
MWT11476201
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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