Austism In April: A Mother’s Journey During the Tween Years by Dr. April J. Lisbon

This concise book is written as a companion for any mother experiencing the joys and trials of their child who has ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder).  The author, a school psychologist, as well as a mother of an autistic child gives a unique voice to her book.  This book follows mother and child through the tough … Continue reading Austism In April: A Mother’s Journey During the Tween Years by Dr. April J. Lisbon

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

This is a physically heavy book but not a heavy read. For a non-fiction book, the author lightly covers the earliest era of humans, including Neanderthals, Homo erectus and Homo sapiens. I was hoping for more information before a time when Homo sapiens had a cognitive revolution and populated the globe. The author presents ideas … Continue reading Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari