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Dispatches from Ray's Planet

A Journey through Autism

by Claire Finlayson
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: personal memoirs, autism spectrum disorders, siblings

As a child, Claire's big brother Ray was always bright and inquisitive, but as the two became teenagers, Ray struggled to acquire the social skills that came more easily to others. Claire tried to help, pointing out (after Ray's many "bloopers") what he should or shouldn't have said or done. Ray insisted that he wasn't the problem--"On my planet... …

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Broken Symmetry

by Rosalie Osmond
edition: Paperback
tagged: historical, siblings

Emma Wentzell finally has the child she’s longed for only to find a rival for Eleanor’s affection in her older sister, Virtue. The jealousies of the past and present emerge and start the sisters on a course that neither wants yet neither can alter. Caught between the two, Eleanor fights for her own identity amidst the vagaries of what it means …

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Birth Order & You

by Dr. Ronald W. Richardson & Lois A. Richardson
edition: eBook
tagged: siblings

Between each birth, the family undergoes a reshaping. The experiences of a first child or an only child are very different from those of a youngest child with three siblings. This book explains how birth order affects the type of person you are, the type of spouse you choose, and the type of employer or employee you make.

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Wolfe Pack, The

Stories of a Mid-Western Family 1850-1950

memoir by Mildred Burns
edition: Paperback
tagged: personal memoirs, midwest, siblings
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Requiem for My Brother

by Marian Fraser
edition: Paperback
tagged: personal memoirs, siblings

Marian Botsford Fraser's brother, Dave, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1992. Eight years later, as he struggled with increasing disability, he discovered that he had melanoma, which quickly metastasized. In this poignant sibling memoir, Botsford Fraser describes her brother's illness, their deepening relationship after years apart, her ro …

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Sheila's Take

memoir by Sheila Kindellan Sheehan
edition: Paperback
tagged: personal memoirs, catholic, siblings
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Birth Order And You

Discover how your sex and position in the family affects your personality, career, relationships, and parenting.

by Dr. Ronald W. Richardson & Lois A. Richardson
edition: Paperback
tagged: siblings

Between each birth, the family undergoes a reshaping. The experiences of a first child or an only child are very different from those of a youngest child with three siblings. This book explains how birth order affects the type of person you are, the type of spouse you choose, and the type of employer or employee you make.

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Shulamis

Stories from a Montreal Childhood

memoir by Shulamis Yelin
edition: Paperback
tagged: personal memoirs, siblings