Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Autism for Children

Cotterill, Samantha.

"Laila's birthday party, perfectly planned with her autism in mind, goes awry due to a ch... More

Malia, Jen.

Also available in Hoopla. With help from her family and teacher, Holly overcomes her dislike of hav... More

Neal, Trinity.

"A dedicated mom puts love into action as she creates the perfect rainbow-colored wig for her ... More

Robbins, Rose.

A girl with autism who almost never speaks demonstrates how easily she communicates with her brothe... More

Raby, Meg.

This engaging picture book shows everyday life with little crow siblings when one of them is on the... More

Bailey, Jenn.

Also available in print. In Classroom Six, second left down the hall, Henry has been on the lookout... More

Cujec, Carol.

Also available in Hoopla. Sometimes Charity cannot control her body and because she has low-functio... More

Finnegan, Margaret Mary.

Also available in Overdrive. Fourth-graders Maisie and Hank, who has autism, become friends as they ... More

Klickstein, Mathew.

"... This rock band, composed entirely of members with developmental disabilities, loves to pu... More

Leach, Sara.

"Lauren, who has Autism Spectrum Disorder, reluctantly takes on the role of flower girl in her... More

Lute, Renee Beauregard.

Also available in Hoopla. Twelve-year-old aspiring forest ranger Maggie Chowder wants to be just lik... More

Scott, Libby.

Also available in Hoopla. Eleven-year-old Tally is starting sixth grade at Kingswood Academy and she... More

Vail, Rachel.

Also available in Overdrive. Eighth-grader Niki's best friend, Ava, dumps her just as life at ... More

Vernick, Audrey.

Twelve-year-old Army is reeling after her thoughtlessness leads to her dog's death, but channe... More

Arnold, Elana K.

Also available in Overdrive and Hoopla. "Bat grows anxious as his third-grade year comes to an ... More

Balen, Katya.

Also available in print. Ten-year-old Frank's life revolves around his autistic brother, five-... More

Kapit, Sarah.

Also available in print. "Two sisters start a detective agency and solve a series of everyday m... More

Panteleakos, Nicole.

Also available in print. Autistic and nearly nonverbal, twelve-year-old Nova is happy in her new fo... More

Hudgens, Bridget.

"Bridget and Carlton are as close as any sister and brother. But their relationship is particu... More

Demuth, Patricia.

"Temple Grandin wasn't officially diagnosed with autism until she was in her 40s, but she... More

Steward, Robyn.

Promoting the fact that everyone either has periods or knows someone who does, the book reduces the... More

Bargiela, Sarah.

What is autism? How does it differ in women compared to men? Any why is autism in women so often mi... More

Cook, Julia.

Also available in Hoopla. "Zak knows he's not quite like his siblings and classmates. Bri... More

Ford, Jeanne Marie.

Also available in Hoopla. "Gives readers a look into the lives and abilities of people who hav... More

Spilsbury, Louise.

What is life like for an autistic child? This picture book tackles that question in a child-friendl... More

Spilsbury, Richard.

Also available in Hoopla. According to the Centers for Disease Control, approximately 1 in 68 Ameri... More

Shaul, Joel.

Children on the autism spectrum can find playing with other children difficult. This colourful and ... More

Duling, Kaitlyn.

Translation of My friend has autism, originally published in English in 2020. ... More