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Author Montgomery, Sy.

Title Temple Grandin : how the girl who loved cows embraced autism and changed the world / by Sy Montgomery.

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2012.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS True Stories  TR MONTGOMERY    ---  Available
 PHS Non-Fiction  636 MONTGOMERY    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Biography  J BIO Grandin    ---  Available
Description 147 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 134-138) and index.
Contents Senses on Fire -- The Animals' Advocate -- What Is Autism? -- Different but Happy -- Trial by Teasing -- Hampshire School for Wayward Wizards -- "Animals Saved Me" -- Scientist at Work -- "No Girls Allowed" -- Humane by Design -- To Hell and Back -- The Other Half of the Solution -- Temple Today.
Summary An authorized portrait about Grandin's life with autism and her groundbreaking work as a scientist and designer of cruelty-free livestock facilities describes how she overcame key disabilities through education and the support of her mother.
Study Program Accelerated Reader RL 7.0 4.0 PCMS PHS
Subject Grandin, Temple -- Juvenile literature.
Animal scientists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Animal specialists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women animal specialists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Autistic people -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Animal welfare -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Livestock -- Handling -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Livestock -- Housing -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Grandin, Temple.
Animal scientists.
Animal specialists.
Women animal specialists.
Autistic people.
Women -- Biography.
Animal welfare.
Livestock -- Handling.
Livestock -- Housing.
Grandin, Temple.
Animal scientists -- United States -- Biography.
Autism -- Biography.
Animal welfare -- United States.
Livestock industry -- United States.
ISBN 9780547443157
0547443153
Standard No. AU@ 000048172472
NZ1 14281809

 
    
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