My Brother Charlie
Holly Robinson Peete (A) and Ryan Elizabeth Peete (A) and Shane Evans (ILT)
List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Dissabillities / Autism / Siblings / Love and Tolerance - 2010)
Description:Callie is very proud of her brother Charlie. He good at so many things - swimming, playing the piano, running fast. And Charlie has a special way with animals, especially their dog, Harriett.
But sometimes Charlie gets very quiet.
His words get locked inside him, and he seems far away.
Then, when Callie and Charlie start to play, Charlie is back to laughing, holding hands, having fun.
Charlie is like any other boy - and he has autism.
In this story, told from a sister point of view, we meet a family whose oldest son teaches them important lessons about togetherness, hope, tolerance, and love. (40 pgs) Ages 4-8Grade Level: 2 - 5
Lexile Measure: 540L
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 10.8 inches
Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces