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

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9780547443157
  • ISBN: 0547443153
  • Description: 147 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 22 total copies.

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Melrose Storage Biography YA 636.0092 Grandin Montgomery (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Biographies (Main Floor) Biography YA 636.0092 Grandin Montgomery (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Storage Biography YA 636.0092 Grandin Montgomery (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Children's Biographies JB Grandin Montgomery (Text to phone) Checked out 04/14/2014

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 134-138) and index.
Contents Note: 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.
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.