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...

Malia, Jen.

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

Neal, Trinity.

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

Robbins, Rose.

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

Raby, Meg.

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

Bailey, Jenn.

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

Cujec, Carol.

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

Finnegan, Margaret Mary.

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

Klickstein, Mathew.

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

Leach, Sara.

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

Lute, Renee Beauregard.

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

Scott, Libby.

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

Vail, Rachel.

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

Vernick, Audrey.

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

Arnold, Elana K.

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

Balen, Katya.

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

Kapit, Sarah.

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

Panteleakos, Nicole.

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

Hudgens, Bridget.

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

Demuth, Patricia.

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

Steward, Robyn.

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

Bargiela, Sarah.

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

Cook, Julia.

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

Ford, Jeanne Marie.

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

Spilsbury, Louise.

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

Spilsbury, Richard.

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

Shaul, Joel.

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

Duling, Kaitlyn.

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