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Anything But Typical [With Earphones]

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 1,968 Ratings and 640 Reviews

Book Description
Jason Blake is an autistic 12-year-old living in a neurotypical world. Most days it's just a matter of time before something goes wrong. But Jason finds a glimmer of understanding when he comes across PhoenixBird, who posts stories to the same online site as he does.

Jason can be himself when he writes and he thinks that PhoneixBird-her name is Rebecca-could be his first real friend. But as d... More

Book Information
BindingPreloaded Digital Audio Player (10 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date03/01/2009
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About Nora Raleigh Baskin (Author) : Nora Raleigh Baskin is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Nora Raleigh Baskin include All We Know of Love, The Truth About My Bat Mitzvah, B... more
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About Tk (Narrator) : Tk is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Tk include Kingdom Keepers II: Disney At Dawn (The Kingdom Keepers), Darkness W/In -Lib (Kingdom Heart... more
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About Tom Parks (Narrator) : Tom Parks is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Tom Parks include Anything But Typical.
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Reader Comments
9/15/2010 J.Aday Kennedy said:
Before I wrote this review I did something I do not normally do. I read someone else’s review. Prior to reading this review I was prepared to sing the book’s praises. After, I was less enthusiastic. The other review was written by an autistic person. Surprised by their opinion and review I liste... more

tags: autistic spectrum disorder, autism, expressing of feelings and thoughts, computers, friendship, middle school, kids' books, neurotypical, realistic fiction, nora raleigh baskin, children's literature

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3/10/2010 Kathy Spielman

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6/8/2009 Mary Sandford said:
"Jason Blake is an autistic 12-year-old living ina neurotypical world." the first few chapter were confusing, I thought the comments about writing were author intrusion, but as I read on I realized this 12-year-old was much more intelligent than I'd thought. Rereading I did get that it is all from ... more

tags: I recommend

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