shop by
Category
items
0 

Not Stupid : The Inspiring True Story of One Mother's Fight to Give Her Autistic Children the Quality of Life They Deserve (Paperback)

Author: Kennedy, Anna

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

When Anna and Sean Kennedy discovered that one of their sons had Asperger?s syndrome and that their other son was autistic, they were truly devastated?but their family?s troubles were just the beginning. Turned away by no fewer that 26 special needs schools when searching for appropriate educational facilities for their boys, Anna and Sean were down?but not out. Anna was determined to prove that for children like her sons, the challenges of growing up with autism?to demonstrate to the world that they were simply Not Stupid?did not have to end in defeat. Through sheer guts and determination, they turned their situation into a victory by establishing a center of excellence for the care and support of those with autism. The school quickly became over-subscribed?proof that educational provision in this field is inadequate, and proof also that it is still possible to transform a vision into reality through simply not giving up. Anna?s story, and that of her ever-improving sons, is a beacon of inspiration for parents of special needs children all over the country. Not Stupid offers readers a rollercoaster of emotions?from the depths of frustration and despair to the dizzy heights of joy?but most of all, it offers a real sense of hope for those whose lives are affected by autism.

Specifications

Publisher John Blake
Mfg Part# 9781844547845
SKU 213734393
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1844547841
Release Date 7/7/2009
Product Attributes
eBooks Kobo
loading
Sold Out
Sorry, you missed the deal!
This product is currently not available.
ADVERTISEMENT
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back* Sitewide with Promo Code Rewardme *See page for details
Buy From Other Sellers (0)
kobo
  • Take your library with you wherever you go
  • Use the device you want to use… smartphone, desktop and many of today’s most popular eReaders

WHY KOBO?

We love the Kobo eReading service… and we know you will too. We’ve partnered with them to bring you the most flexible, enjoyable eReading experience in the U.S.

SHOPPING ON KOBO

You’ll be asked to sign in or create a new account with Kobo. Once you do, you’ll immediately get access to millions of titles and be ready to start eReading. Anytime. Anyplace.

continue to kobo
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT