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We're Amazing 1,2,3! A Story About Friendship and Autism (Sesame Street)

We're Amazing 1,2,3! A Story About Friendship and Autism (Sesame Street)

Illustrated by Mary Beth Nelson

Hardcover

$10.99
We're Amazing 1,2,3! A Story About Friendship and Autism (Sesame Street)

About the Book

A Sesame Street Big Golden Book about a new character with autism.

We're Amazing 1,2,3! is the first Sesame Street storybook to focus on autism, which, according to the most recent US government survey, may, in some form, affect as many as one in forty-five children. It's part of Sesame Street's autism initiative that has expanded to include a new character with autism. Elmo introduces his longtime friend Julia to Abby, who's a little confused at first because Julia isn't saying hello. Elmo explains that Julia has autism, so she does things a little differently. Julia sometimes avoids direct eye contact, flaps her arms when she's excited, and is sensitive to some noises. But Abby soon learns that she also has a lot of things in common with Julia. All kids want love, friendship, and to have fun! They are all wonderful, each in his or her own way.
See amazing in all children through the Sesame Street Autism Resources Page: http://autism.sesamestreet.org/

Product Details

On sale: September 5, 2017
Age: 3-7 years
Grade: Preschool - 2
ISBN: 9781524766214

Author Bio

Leslie Kimmelman is the author of numerous award-winning books for children and a Sesame Street editor and writer.