Inclusion Doesn’t Always Mean Representation, a guest post by Chaz Hayden

Leading up to the publication of my debut book, The First Thing About Youeveryone I meet asks me the same question: What’s it about? It’s an honest question and probably deserves more of an honest answer than my usual rambling, which always turns out to be a pretty terrible elevator pitch. I tend to say … Read more

In Search of Autistic Representation in Children’s Literature

Try this when you’ve got a spare ten minutes: open up your library’s catalog and search for “autism.” Imagine that you are autistic (if you aren’t), and you’re looking for books about people like you. What kind of books do you see? How easy is it for you to find positive autistic representation in your … Read more