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The Anti-Romantic Child: A Story of Unexpected Joy

Description:

At birth, Benjamin did not look like other newborn infants. As he grew older, an aversion to physical touch and loud sounds, an uncanny ability with numbers and words, and a distinct lack of emotional expression in social exchanges all marked Benjamin as an unusual—or in Gilman’s words, anti-romantic—child. Around the time of his fourth birthday, he was diagnosed with hyperlexia, an extremely high-functioning form of Asperger’s disorder. Though Benjamin was an extraordinary child, the signs of

Audience:

Fans Of The Year Of Magical Thinking, A Year Of Re

Type:

Hardcover

Retail Price:

$ 24.99

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