The Resource Pretending to be normal : living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder), Liane Holliday Willey ; foreword by Tony Attwood

Pretending to be normal : living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder), Liane Holliday Willey ; foreword by Tony Attwood

Label
Pretending to be normal : living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder)
Title
Pretending to be normal
Title remainder
living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder)
Statement of responsibility
Liane Holliday Willey ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Title variation
Living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder)
Title variation remainder
living with Aspergers syndrome
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Compelling and witty, Liane Holliday Willey's account of growing to adulthood as an undiagnosed 'Aspie' has been read by thousands of people on and off the autism spectrum since it was first published in 1999. Bringing her story up to date, including her diagnosis as an adult, and reflecting on the changes in attitude over 15 years, this expanded edition will continue to entertain (and inform) all those who would like to know a little more about how it feels to spend your life pretending to be normal
Summary
An autism consultant, researcher and author of books on autism spectrum disorder recounts how she grew up as undiagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, and was later diagnosed as an adult
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
212569
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Willey, Liane Holliday
Dewey number
  • 362.1968588320092
  • 616.8588320092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Willey, Liane Holliday
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Asperger's syndrome
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
living with Asperger's syndrome
Label
Pretending to be normal : living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder), Liane Holliday Willey ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Expanded edition.
Extent
191 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781849057554
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781849057554
  • 19271922
Label
Pretending to be normal : living with Asperger's syndrome (autism spectrum disorder), Liane Holliday Willey ; foreword by Tony Attwood
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Expanded edition.
Extent
191 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781849057554
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781849057554
  • 19271922

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