This is a list of some of our favorites books about Autism for Autistic people and their allies.
If you have a smart phone, Alexa app and Kindle Reader app you can access many of these books by buying the Kindle version of the book. This can be less expensive than buying the physical book, and can be helpful for those who find it easier to listen to content, or who are dyslexic. Some of these books are also available to listen to on Audible.
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Autism in Adults (Overcoming Common Problems) Paperback – 15 April 2021
by Luke Beardon
'If you've recently been diagnosed with ASD, or think you might be, or you are close to someone with ASD, one of the things you will like most about this book is the way in which it challenges the idea of autism as a 'disorder' or 'impairment'.
The Neurodivergent Friendly Workbook of DBT Skills Paperback – 12 Feb. 2022
Different, Not Less: A neurodivergent's guide to embracing your true self and finding your happily ever after Paperback – 5 Jan. 2023
by Chloe Hayden
What I Mean When I Say I'm Autistic: Unpuzzling a Life on the Autism Spectrum Paperback – 23 Oct. 2022
Welcome to the Autistic Community: This book is about what it means to be a part of the autistic community. (Written by autistic people) (available a free PDF download, or as kindle, or paperback) ASAN.
Note: American book, some of the rights information will be differ in the UK