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Life, Animated : A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism
by Ron Suskind


Overview - Imagine being trapped inside a Disney movie and having to learn about life mostly from animated characters dancing across a screen of color. A fantasy? A nightmare? This is the real-life story of Owen Suskind, the son of the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ron Suskind and his wife, Cornelia.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Imagine being trapped inside a Disney movie and having to learn about life mostly from animated characters dancing across a screen of color. A fantasy? A nightmare? This is the real-life story of Owen Suskind, the son of the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ron Suskind and his wife, Cornelia. An autistic boy who couldn't speak for years, Owen memorized dozens of Disney movies, turned them into a language to express love and loss, kinship, brotherhood.The family was forced to become animated characters, communicating with him in Disney dialogue and song; until they all emerge, together, revealing how, in darkness, we all literally need stories to survive.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781484741238
  • ISBN-10: 1484741234
  • Publisher: Kingswell
  • Publish Date: July 2016
  • Page Count: 384
  • Dimensions: 8.1 x 5.5 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.05 pounds

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Books > Biography & Autobiography > Personal Memoirs
Books > Family & Relationships > Autism Spectrum Disorders
Books > Psychology > Psychopathology - Autism

 
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