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Research and Reading Map for Teachers: Books with Neurodiverse Characters

The Long List

Autism Spectrum

  • Al Capone Does My Shirts by Gennifer Choldenko 
  • Anything But Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin
  • Colin Fischer by Ashley Miller
  • Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Yvonne Ventresca
  • The End Games by T. Michael Martin (autism)
  • Evidence of Things Not Seen by Lindsey Lane 
  • Harmonic Feedback by Tara Kelley (aspergers)
  • Knowing Joseph (+ADHD)
  • Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork
  • Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine (aspergers)
  • Remembering Dippy by Shirley Vernick
  • Rogue by Lyn Miller-Lachmann (autism)
  • The Sound of Letting Go by Stasia Kehoe
  • Viral Nation by Shaunta Grimes
  • You Look Different in Real Life by Jennifer Castle

ADHD, Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities

  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
  • Bluefish by Pat Schmatz
  • Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
  • Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick 
  • Knowing Joseph by Judith Mammay
  • The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
  • Lion Within by P.D. Workman
  • Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper
  • Pinned by Sharon Flack
  • Rogue by Lyn Miller-Lachmann
  • Stand Alone by P.D. Workman
  • Viral Nation Series by Shaunta Grimes

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