Owen Has Burgers and Drum: Helping to Understand and Befriend Kids with Asperger's Syndrome

Title

Owen Has Burgers and Drum: Helping to Understand and Befriend Kids with Asperger's Syndrome

Illustrator

Anita DuFalla

Publisher

New Horizon Press

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9780882824345

Pages

48 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Cal befriends the new boy at school, Owen, and learns how Owen's behavior is affected by Asperger's syndrome, a part of the autism spectrum characterized by difficulties in social interaction.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Single Parent; Developmental Disability; single mother; autism spectrum disorder; Asperger’s syndrome

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

single mother

Keywords

school; friendship

Diversity Impact

direct

Owen Has Burgers and Drum: Helping to Understand and Befriend Kids with Asperger's Syndrome

Share

COinS