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Maria and me : a father, a daughter (and autism) / Maria Gallardo, Miguel Gallardo.

By: Gallardo, María
Contributor(s): Gallardo, Miguel
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2017Edition: English language editionDescription: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cmISBN: 9781785923814 (hbk.); 1785923811 (hbk.)Subject(s): Childhood | Resources for parents | Books by parents | Autobiographies and memoirs | Comics | Family lifeSummary: Giving a father's insight into life with his daughter Maria, aged 12, who has autism, this comic tells the story of their week holiday in the Canary Islands, Spain. Delightful illustrations and dialogue between father and daughter show the day-to-day challenges that people with autism and their carers face, and how Miguel and Maria overcome them. Funny and endearing, this comic helps to show how Maria sees and experiences the world in her own way and that she's unique, just like everyone else.
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First published in Spanish as Maria y Yo by Astiberri Publishers, Bilbao, Spain, 2007.

Giving a father's insight into life with his daughter Maria, aged 12, who has autism, this comic tells the story of their week holiday in the Canary Islands, Spain. Delightful illustrations and dialogue between father and daughter show the day-to-day challenges that people with autism and their carers face, and how Miguel and Maria overcome them.

Funny and endearing, this comic helps to show how Maria sees and experiences the world in her own way and that she's unique, just like everyone else.