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Temple Grandin : How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World (Hardcover) (Sy

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When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism.

While Temple’s doctor recommended a hospital, her mother believed in her. Temple went to school instead.

Today, Dr. Temple Grandin is a scientist and professor of animal science at Colorado State University. Her world-changing career revolutionized the livestock industry. As an advocate for autism, Temple uses her experience as an example of the unique contributions that autistic people can make.

This compelling biography complete with Temple’s personal photos takes us inside her extraordinary mind and opens the door to a broader understanding of autism.

When Temple Grandin was born, her parents knew that she was different. Years later she was diagnosed with autism.
   While Temple's doctor recommended a hospital, her mother believed in her. Temple went to school instead.
   Today, Dr. Temple Grandin is a scientist and professor of animal science at Colorado State University. Her world-changing career revolutionized the livestock industry. As an advocate for autism, Temple uses her experience as an example of the unique contributions that autistic people can make.
   This compelling biography complete with Temple's personal photos takes us inside her extraordinary mind and opens the door to a broader understanding of autism.

Number of Pages: 147
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Technology / Inventions, Animals / General, Biography + Autobiography / Women
Series Title: Jane Addams Honor Book (Awards)
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Sy Montgomery
Language: English
Street Date: April 3, 2012
TCIN: 14046371
UPC: 9780547443157
Item Number (DPCI): 247-07-3072
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MSRPwas $18.99

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